huevos rancheros


hue·vos ran·che·ros

noun plural but singular or plural in construction \ˈwā-vōs-ˌrän-ˈcher-ōs\

Definition of HUEVOS RANCHEROS

:  fried or poached eggs served on a tortilla and topped with a usually tomato-based sauce

Origin of HUEVOS RANCHEROS

Mexican Spanish, literally, ranch-style eggs
First Known Use: 1901

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