suc·​co·​tash | \ ˈsə-kə-ˌtash How to pronounce succotash (audio) \

Definition of succotash

: lima or shell beans and kernels of green corn cooked together

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Though not inherently flavorful, hominy’s unique texture fares well when tossed with other vibrant produce in this succotash recipe. al, "Serve a meal inspired by Alabama’s 200-year history," 20 Aug. 2019 Its sweetness is so subtle that any other preparation — sautéeing it with bell peppers for succotash, mixing it with black beans, or making a salsa with it — might overshadow it. Los Angeles Times, "Make the best grilled cheese with Korean corn cheese," 3 Aug. 2019 Shirley Tolar grew up in these Ozark hills and remembers chopping vegetables for succotash that would be served at Sunday dinner. Diana Lambdin Meyer, Dallas News, "Culinary school cooks up excitement at Silver Dollar City," 30 July 2019 This former 1940s hair salon in the Cooper Young neighborhood is a hot spot for cheesy grits and succotash, watermelon and wings, chicken and waffles, and other fun pairings. Pamela Wright,, "You can visit, as long as you promise not to sing ‘Walking in Memphis’," 16 July 2019 Privacy - Terms Sides will include a California wild rice succotash, roasted cauliflower and Yukon potatoes cooked in rotisserie drippings. Benjy Egel And Kellen Browning, sacbee, "Countdown begins on Track 7's East Sac launch. Here's when it opens - and what's on the menu," 6 July 2018 Jumbo lump crab cakes with succotash and chipotle aioli, filet mignon and wild mushroom risotto are on the menu. Lori Rackl,, "First look: Great Wolf Lodge Illinois ready to welcome guests, Chance the Rapper," 21 June 2018 Jumbo lump crab cakes with succotash and chipotle aioli, filet mignon and wild mushroom risotto are on the menu. Emily K. Coleman, Lake County News-Sun, "Chance the Rapper leads camp kids in test run at Great Wolf Lodge, Gurnee's newly renovated water park," 21 June 2018 Corbin will be making dishes such as oxtails and rice; and grilled, spiced okra over succotash. Jenn Harris,, "This world-famous chef is opening a coffee shop and soul food restaurant in West Adams," 19 June 2018

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First Known Use of succotash

1751, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for succotash

Narragansett msíckquatash boiled corn kernels

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English Language Learners Definition of succotash

US : a dish consisting of corn and lima beans that are cooked together

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