shoofly pie

shoo-fly pie

[shoo-flahy]
noun
an open pie filled with a sweet crumb and molasses mixture and baked.

Origin:
1925–30; so called in allusion to the attractiveness of the molasses to unwanted flies

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shoofly pie (ˈʃuːˌflaɪ)
 
n
(US) a dessert similar to treacle tart

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