kossiter, noun

Origin:
See koeksister.
A sweetmeat similar to a koeksister, but made in a ball; bolla sense 2.
1890 A.G. Hewitt Cape Cookery 48Kossuters...Roll it (sc. the mixture) out and make it into balls the size of a walnut; pop the balls into a deep saucepan of boiling lard.
1990 R. Gool Cape Town Coolie 44She..circulated bowls of kossiters, mebos, sourfigs and other sweetmeats.
A sweetmeat similar to a koeksister, but made in a ball; bolla2.
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