Definition of sriracha in English:

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Pronunciation: /sɪˈrɑːtʃɑː/


[mass noun]
A spicy sauce made with red chilli and garlic, served especially with Vietnamese and Thai food: pho with a generous dose of sriracha
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  • And this is one of my favorite ingredients, sriracha, it's a Vietnamese hot sauce.
  • So the sauce we've coated the sweetbreads in has a little bit of this sriracha, some fresh lime juice and a little bit of butter to give it a little bit richness.
  • For his hot and sour salad, he slices cabbage leaves into ribbons, sears them with olive oil, rice wine vinegar and a shot of spicy sriracha and mounds them next to watercress and a row of toasted, buttery macadamias.


Thai, from the name of the city in which the sauce originated.

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