Definition of vindaloo
: a curried dish of Indian origin made with meat or shellfish, garlic, and wine or vinegar
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The menu changes daily, but the most popular dishes are always on the menu: Spicy chicken vindaloo, chicken tikka masala, tandoori chicken, and chicken with chili garlic.
By a talking fish, in a delirium, after some bad chicken vindaloo.
The vindaloo lamb curry ($13.50) is guaranteed to clear the stuffiest of noses, with tender pieces of lamb and potato stewed in a zesty, brick-red curry sauce.
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Origin and Etymology of vindaloo
probably from Konkani vindalu, from Indo-Portuguese (Portuguese creole of India) vinh d'alho, literally, wine of garlic, from Portuguese vinho de alho
First Known Use: 1888See Words from the same year
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