Definition of Scotch broth in English:

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Scotch broth

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noun

[mass noun]
A traditional Scottish soup made from beef or mutton stock with pearl barley and vegetables.
Example sentences
  • At dinner, the doctor ate several plates of Scotch broth, with barley and peas in it, and seemed very fond of the dish.
  • Traditional Burns suppers are lavish affairs with classic dishes such as Scotch broth, followed by haggis, neeps and tatties and perhaps a cloutie dumpling or Scots trifle.
  • For his own lunch Moyes retires to his office, and is served the latter - Scotch broth and chicken curry.

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