Meaning of scroggin in English:


Pronunciation /ˈskrɒɡɪn/


mass nounAustralian, New Zealand
  • A mixture of dried fruit, nuts, and other food eaten as a snack by hikers.

    ‘Before you set off on your next family walk or outing, try making one of these super easy scroggin mixes to keep your energy up.’
    • ‘I found the scroggin mix with dried banana rings give good slow release energy.’
    • ‘We took a short break and snacked on that most ubiquitous of bushwalker delicacies, the dried fruit and nuts mix called scroggin.’


1940s of unknown origin.