Definition of chorizo
: a pork sausage highly seasoned especially with chili powder and garlic
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The Frita, as explained on the restaurant's website, is a burger made using chorizo, topped with a soft egg and served with shoestring fries.
Alex Davis of AD Farms will offer pork chops, chorizo, loin roast, sausage, roasts, feet, hocks and pork fat for rendering.
For empanadas filled with ricotta and spinach, chorizo and egg or beef, onions and peppers, visit Grumpy Gaucho in Plainfield on Aug. 25.
Alexis Tellez rolls over and lifts Tonny, 2, out of the crib inches from his bed, carrying him to the bathroom, then kitchen where Tellez cooks them chorizo and eggs for breakfast.
Tapa Toro (I-Drive 360, 8441 International Drive in Orlando) Enjoy an all-you-can-eat steak & chorizo paella special.
Some ingredients show up: Urdaneta serves chistorra, a skinny, high-fat chorizo variant, as does Feastworks (1325 S.E. Tacoma St., feastworks.com), a Sellwood deli and frequent farmers market vendor.
On our menu: Sole in parchment with a date and apricot salad as well as chorizo and tomatillo chili.
Look for Mexican-style chorizo already prepared at a grocery store, and squeeze the raw meat out of its casing, directly into the hot pan.
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Origin and Etymology of chorizo
First Known Use: 1802See Words from the same year
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: a spicy pork sausage
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