Definition of pepperoni
: a highly seasoned beef and pork sausage
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His dogs are topped with everything from french fries to pepperoni.
Diners can choose their own toppings for the 13-inch pizzas or pick one of nine pies, such as the Spicy Pep ($15, Underground Meats ghost pepper pepperoni, caramelized cipollini onions, fresh mozzarella, pecorino and spicy tomato sauce).
There, topping choices were limited to mushrooms, bacon and pepperoni.
The Tortugas menu features 10- and 12-inched stuffed, deep-dish pizzas with such ingredients as Italian sausage, pepperoni, bacon, chicken, meatballs, anchovies, olives, pineapple, spinach, bell peppers, jalapenos, mushrooms and onions.
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Attorney J. Michael Huget (HUE’-git) says the man ordered a pepperoni pizza without pork in Dearborn but then switched his order to a hot-and-ready pizza.
A Muslim man is suing Little Caesars for $100 million in Michigan, claiming he was served pepperoni made with pork, which is a food prohibited by Islamic law.
A Muslim man who says Little Caesars served him a pizza with pepperoni made with pork has filed a lawsuit seeking $100 million.
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PEPPERONI Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of pepperoni for English Language Learners
: a spicy sausage that is usually eaten on pizza
PEPPERONI Defined for Kids
Definition of pepperoni for Students
: a spicy dry Italian sausage
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