Jugged Hare

The hare being cut up is put into a jug or pipkin, and the pipkin is set in a pan of water. This bain marie prevents the contents of the pipkin from being burnt.

Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
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