Sometimes cooking brings back so many memories … circa 1990

Robbie Rolls (rob bee rolls)

n.  a dinner roll placed in a hot oven until charred on the bottom of the roll.

adj.  the appearance of being burnt to a crisp, leaving the top of the roll still edible.

derivation – from the Slavic Robin Gdovin  (overcook, char, burnt beyond recognition, briquets)

example:  “Oh look.  I made some Robbie Rolls.”

robbie rolls