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salomi (plural salomis)

  1. (South Africa) A snack consisting of a curry-filled roti.
    • 1996, Pippa Skotnes, Miscast: negotiating the presence of the Bushmen, page 267:
      [] spices and aromas of "traditional Cape cuisine": smoortjies, bredies and gently spiced salomis []
    • 2011, Ken Albala, Food Cultures of the World Encyclopedia, page 178:
      A favorite Cape fast food is the gatsby, a large hot dog bun filled with cooked or processed meat, French fries, and sauce, or a salomi, curry wrapped in a roti flat bread.