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ancho

Saltos de línea: ancho
Pronunciación: /ˈantʃəʊ
 
/
(also ancho chilli)

Definición de ancho en inglés:

sustantivo (plural anchos)

A large aromatic variety of chilli, used (usually dried) in dishes of Mexican origin or style.
Example sentences
  • I love a side dish of anchos sauteed in butter and olive oil, more butter and olive oil than they need.
  • Each is desperate to entice you with luscious tomatilla salsa and freshly harvested prickly pears and aching to discuss whether your chilli preference is for ancho or chipotle.
  • For example, a poblano can also be called pasilla, unless it is dried; then it is sometimes an ancho, adding to the chaos.

Origen

from Mexican Spanish (chile) ancho, 'wide (chilli)'.

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