huarache

noun
hua·​ra·​che | \wə-ˈrä-chē, hə-\

Definition of huarache 

: a low-heeled sandal having an upper made of interwoven leather strips

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Mushroom huarache, $10.95, Cantina Feliz, 424 S. Bethlehem Pike, Fort Washington. Michael Klein, Philly.com, "Cantina Feliz's mushroom huarache is a must," 28 June 2018 The restaurant is known for its quesadillas made with corn dough, as well as huaraches, handmade tortillas and weekend special of roast lamb. Carol Deptolla, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Chilango Express Mexican restaurant will move to a bigger location in West Allis," 22 June 2018 Beans and rice, fresh juices and horchata, tortas and huaraches and, permits permitting, al pastor carved off the spit. Heidi Williams, OregonLive.com, "We tried 'Dragon's Breath,' the new treat that lets you breathe smoke, sort of (video)," 6 June 2018 The lunch and dinner menu is wide-ranging: sopes, huaraches con pastor, tortas and a choice of seven soups. Bud Kennedy, star-telegram, "Tortas, huaraches and green sauce at a little cafe in Grapevine | Fort Worth Star-Telegram," 16 May 2018 In addition to the usual extravaganza of toppings for a huarache, the long corn cake — meat, beans, lettuce, tomato, onion, queso fresco and sour cream — two eggs crown it all ($8.25, $11.25 with rice and beans). Carol Deptolla, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Dishes that shine at Las 7 Estrellas Mexican restaurant," 20 Feb. 2018 The meats also are added to antojitos called sopes, huaraches, and gorditas. Eric Velasco, AL.com, "Let's Taco 'bout Taco Trucks: A guide to the city's thriving taco truck scene," 4 Oct. 2017 The unsung heroes of men's resort footwear are huaraches. Mark Anthony Green, GQ, "How To Master Sweat-Free Style, According to The Style Guy," 30 July 2017 Southwest Second Avenue and Stark Street, facebook.com/mamachowskitchen A beloved downtown Portland cart known for its burritos, breakfast plates, sopes, huaraches, tamales and more. OregonLive.com, "Downtown Portland's 10 best food carts," 12 July 2017

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First Known Use of huarache

1892, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for huarache

Mexican Spanish, from Tarascan kʷaṛáči

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