arroz con pollo

noun
ar·​roz con po·​llo | \ ä-ˈrȯth-(ˌ)kȯn-ˈpōl-(ˌ)yō How to pronounce arroz con pollo (audio) , -ˈpō-(ˌ)yō \

Definition of arroz con pollo

: a dish of chicken cooked with rice and usually flavored with saffron

Examples of arroz con pollo in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web An accomplished cook, Mrs. Phillips was known for her banana pancakes and chicken and rice (arroz con pollo), a dish that paid homage to her Latin roots. Jacques Kelly, baltimoresun.com, 12 Nov. 2021 The dinner menu dabbles in Latin and Cuban flavors, with specialties like arroz con pollo, chimichurri steak and lamb with mamey mole. Mike Sutter, San Antonio Express-News, 14 Oct. 2021 Tilly’s arroz con pollo, a walk by one of the hotel’s Peninsula pages or special puppy robes available for purchase. Los Angeles Times, 17 Sep. 2021 Other solid choices included aromatic arroz con pollo, fried bites of pork with an all-around crunchy glaze and coconut flan from the tidy little dessert bar. Mike Sutter, San Antonio Express-News, 1 July 2021 Dishes like mofongo, Spam with eggs and arroz con pollo make the most of very little and are beloved by many on the island. Soleil Ho, SFChronicle.com, 2 Nov. 2020 Then there’s arroz con pollo: rice and chicken, the island’s ultimate comfort food. New York Times, 26 Oct. 2020 My tía creates her own version that includes arroz con pollo (chicken and rice) with a side of black or refried beans along with avocado salad and an egg for good fortune. Sonia Ramirez, Houston Chronicle, 13 Oct. 2020 At lunch, there are pastelitos (meat pies) and chicharrones, sandwiches and sliders, arroz con pollo, shrimp ceviche and mushroom toasts. Ian Mcnulty, NOLA.com, 6 Oct. 2020

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First Known Use of arroz con pollo

1901, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for arroz con pollo

borrowed from Spanish, "rice with chicken"

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The first known use of arroz con pollo was in 1901

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“Arroz con pollo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/arroz%20con%20pollo. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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