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 (chə-rē′zō, -sō)
n. pl. cho·ri·zos
A spicy pork sausage seasoned especially with garlic.

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n, pl -zos
(Cookery) a kind of highly seasoned pork sausage of Spain or Mexico
[C19: Spanish]
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(tʃəˈri zoʊ, -soʊ)

n., pl. -zos.
a pork sausage highly seasoned with garlic, pepper, and spices.
[1840–45; < Sp.]
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A highly seasoned, smoked pork sausage used in Spanish and Mexican cooking.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chorizo - a spicy Spanish pork sausage
sausage - highly seasoned minced meat stuffed in casings
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Try their Tres Tapas Ofertas selection - a threesome of dishes featuring Chorizo Chistorra, pan fried chorizo with garlic flakes; Gambas al Pilpil, plump pacific shrimps sizzling in olive oil, garlic and spices; and Paella Mixtra Valenciana, a classic Valancia-style paella good for up to 5 people.
You will love, as I did, Calamari Relleno, sweet baby squid stuffed with chorizo, grapes and honey; Beef Salficao, premium cuts of beef sizzling in garlic olive and secret spices; Calderetta, choice cuts of beef, chorizo and veggies in a thick, tangy sauce; Triple Adobo Supreme, juicy chicken and pork cuts; Callos al Estilo Gallego; Pintxos de Pimiento and Relleno de Bacalao; Grilled Pacific Prawns with Chorizo Chistorra and Filete de Solomillio a la Brasa.
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OLOROSO BRAISED OX CHEEK, OLIVE OIL POTATO PUREE, GRIDDLED CHISTORRA Serves 8 Ingredients 2kg ox cheeks, trimmed 2 onions, peeled and diced 3 sticks celery, trimmed and sliced 3 carrots, sliced 1 bulb of garlic 1 tablespoon of tomato puree Olive oil 1/2 bottle of dry oloroso sherry Enough chicken stock to cover 2 bay leaves 1 sprig of thyme For the ox cheek sauce: All the reserved cooking liquor from the ox cheeks - passed through muslin cloth 1 onion diced 2 carrots diced 1 stick celery diced 1 leek diced 2 tablespoons of tomato puree 1 sprig of thyme 1/2 sprig of rosemary 1/2 bottle red wine 1/2 bottle cream sherry (oloroso based) Method Dust ox cheeks in flour and sear off in hot pan with olive oil, once brown on both sides remove and set to one side.
Inset, smoked paprika and garlic chistorra sausage; mixed meat platter with fresh chimichurri; Churros with chocolate sauce.
CR unearthed BBQ Spanish Chistorra Cooking Chorizo, pounds 2.99 for 215g Wound round in a ring shape, unearthed's Spanish chistorra cooking chorizo has been made as an ideal addition to any barbecue.
The next morning, we found everything from traditional Basque chistorra chorizo sausage and exotic fruit to corn flakes at the hotel's extensive breakfast bar.
Fried chistorra, serrano ham and morcilla will satisfy the meat-eater, while manchego cheese (made from sheep's milk), shrimp and octopus appetizers are available for the vegetarian.
Beef is usually added to the pork for Chistorra, the favorite sausage of Navarre.