Burgoo - Bowling Green and Warren County Genealogy
Burgoo: A stew made with a variety of meats and vegetables, Burgoo is a Kentucky tradition, often cooked in large pots and for events and barbecues on open fires.
Who knows the origin of the word burgoo, it could be from a mispronunciation of the word barbecue to a mispronunciation of bird stew, but the origin remains a mystery.
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Pronunciation: ber-GOO • (noun)
Last updated 10/5/2006