Definition of chicharron in English:


Line breaks: chi|char¦ron
Pronunciation: /ˌtʃiːtʃəˈrəʊn

noun (plural chicharrones /-əʊnɪz/)

  • (In Mexican cooking) a piece of fried pork crackling.
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    • In small bowl, combine chicharrones, garlic and lemon zest, season with salt and pepper and toss to combine.
    • The chicharrones pork ribs, on the other hand, were nicely crisped around the edges and touched with a purée of fresh avocado and tomatoes and cilantro.
    • The interior, softly illuminated by a heat lamp, holds a fiberglass object about 2 feet long that represents a golden brown chicharron, or deep-fried pork rind.


from American Spanish chicharrón.

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