Sprinkles or sugar strands are very small pieces of confectionery used as a
decoration or to ... penny for chocolate sprinkles on a cone, which benefited The
Jimmy Fund. Soon, all of New England cal...
Jimmies, the chocolate sprinkles used on confections, are so named as a ...
styled 'jimmies,' while others assert only the brown ones are called that, with ...
Jun 21, 2015 ... “I've heard them called jimmies … It's after Jim Crow,'' said Carly Fishkin, 25, who
grew up in Wellesley and prefers to call them sprinkles.
Jun 22, 2015 ... There is dissent as to whether the term strictly applies to chocolate sprinkles, but
far more importantly, there is disagreement over whether the ...
Jan 10, 2014 ... If you're from New England, you might call these jimmies. ... The sugar crystals
are called "Sprinkles," and the tiny multi colored or white balls ...
Aug 11, 2000 ... How did chocolate sprinkles get the nickname jimmies - trivia question ... of
chocolate covered with white sugar sprinkles called a nonpareil?
In England, they are called “hundreds and thousands.” In Holland ... If you are in
New England, be sure to ask for “jimmies” and not sprinkles at the supermarket.
May 26, 2010 ... Suckers vs. lollipops, subs vs. hoagies. It's these regional differences in food
nomenclature that can drive endless discussions. But what about ...
Apr 26, 2009 ... We called them sprinkles or jimmies (chocolate ones) and I never really cared ...
Also from NJ, but South Jersey.... we called them jimmies, but ...
Dec 2, 2009 ... 'Jimmies' was a word that has derived from sprinkles. It has been said that
sprinkles were called Jimmies after a gentleman called Jimmy who ...