Definition of kugel in English:


Syllabification: ku·gel
Pronunciation: /ˈko͝ogəl, ˈko͞o-


  • (In Jewish cooking) a kind of sweet or savory pudding of noodles or potatoes.
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    • Their tote bags were laden with vegetables to prepare for chicken soup and potato kugel.
    • They bring steaming trays of potato kugel and berry cobbler, bottles of grape juice and sweet wine.
    • He meant potato kugel, no doubt made in the traditional way with eggs, chicken fat, onion, and grated potato.


Yiddish, literally 'ball'.

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