One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A sausage made from veal and smoked pork, usually eaten fried or grilled.‘here you can buy relishes and sauerkraut to go with your kranskies’
- ‘She had grated cheese on her Kransky.’
- ‘The sauce detracted from the simple perfection of the kaiser roll, grilled onions and barbecued kransky combination.’
- ‘I remember being pushed through the market and being fed pieces of smelly cooked kransky.’
- ‘We made potato salad and shared kranskies with the others.’
- ‘Also on offer will be German beers and a selection of delicacies including pork hocks, pretzels, kranskies, potato pancakes and continental cakes.’
- ‘What on earth can there be in kranskies that one might crave, apart from half a pound of nitrates?’
- ‘I had a couple of big kransky sausages and half a can of beans.’
Late 19th century: from Slovene kranjska klobasa.
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