an·​dou·​ille | \ än-ˈdü-ē How to pronounce andouille (audio) , ˈän-dü-ē \

Definition of andouille

: a highly spiced smoked pork sausage

Examples of andouille in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Something like hot Italian sausage or a Cajun andouille. James P. Dewan,, "How to make the best biscuits and gravy, the easist brunch ever if you follow these steps," 25 Sep. 2019 The word, pronounced en-DOO-yah, seems to come from the French andouille, which means spicy sausage. Los Angeles Times, "‘Nduja: Calabria’s prized spicy salumi," 19 Sep. 2019 The boudin balls, jambalaya on this night in April, nail the traditional notes but adapt to local products — andouille is replaced by smoked kielbasa from Golemo’s Polish Market. Kevin Koczwara,, "His food truck brings New Orleans flair to Worcester," 19 Aug. 2019 Sausage cookery Ingredients: 2 Belcampo bratwurst 2 Belcampo andouille2 Belcampo tuscan sausage 2 tbsp sunflower oil Methods: Heat a cast iron skillet over medium-high heat. CBS News, "The Dish: Chef Anya Fernald shares her signature recipes," 24 Aug. 2019 Steak, blackened chicken, sliced andouille sausage, all hit with Cajun seasonings, go on a bed of jambalaya rice. Liz Biro, Indianapolis Star, "Here are the 10 best foods at the Indiana State Fair 2019," 7 Aug. 2019 The first uses scallops, shrimp, andouille sausage, chicken thighs, vegetables, saffron and seafood-chicken stock. Carol Deptolla, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Cooking classes at Shully's in Thiensville tackle paella and brining," 22 July 2019 In keeping with the ship’s moniker, the menu will offer New Orleans-style cuisine, with dishes like barbecue shrimp, roasted duck and andouille sausage gumbo, jambalaya and bananas foster. Rachel Desantis,, "Carnival Cruise Line's New Ship Will Feature the World's First Roller Coaster at Sea," 19 June 2019 Think barbecue pulled pork with squash cakes and carrots, golden veggie beet bowls, shrimp and andouille pasta, and Southern-style almond chicken with baked apple and zucchini-corn muffins. Celestina Blok, star-telegram, "Restaurant news: South Main grows, Sundance gets Funky and Waterside goes coastal," 5 July 2018

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First Known Use of andouille

1605, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for andouille

French, from Old French andoille, from Vulgar Latin *inductilia, neuter plural of *inductilis made by insertion, from Latin inductus, past participle of inducere to insert, bring in — more at induce

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The first known use of andouille was in 1605

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8 Jan 2020

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“Andouille.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 28 January 2020.

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