pepper pot Word Origin noun
- Also called Philadelphia pepper pot. a highly seasoned, thick soup made of tripe or other meat, vegetables, and sometimes dumplings.
- a West Indian stew of meat or fish and vegetables, flavored with cassareep.
Origin of pepper pot First recorded in 1670–80 British Dictionary definitions for pepper pot pepper pot noun
- a small container with perforations in the top for sprinkling pepper
- a Caribbean stew of meat, rice, vegetables, etc, highly seasoned with cassareep