These worms were generally grilled on hot stones, and eaten several at a time like small whitebait.
"The Adventures of Louis de Rougemont as told by Himself" by Louis de Rougemont
The sauce is the main thing with whitebait.
"Options" by O. Henry
He ordered himself, too, the very dinner the boy had always chosen-soup, whitebait, cutlets, and a tart.
"The Forsyte Saga, Volume I." by John Galsworthy
This whitebait is n't fit for cats!
"The Island Pharisees" by John Galsworthy
How frightfully embarrassing to meet a whole shoal of whitebait you had last known at Prince's!
"Reginald" by Saki
There are only baby whitebaits.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 159, September 15, 1920" by Various
Wash the whitebait in ice-water, drain, wipe dry, dip in milk, then in equal parts of cracker dust and seasoned flour.
"How to Cook Fish" by Olive Green
Fried oysters and whitebait.
"In Africa" by John T. McCutcheon
Nor must we omit honourable mention of lobster, whitebait, mullet and eels.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 146, April 15, 1914" by Various
Never mind the whitebait now, sweet'eart, when we're going to be spliced this afternoon.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 146, April 29, 1914" by Various