Definitions

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  • n. A condiment generally made with diced raw onions, tomatoes, chiles, and cilantro.

Etymologies

From Spanish pico de gallo. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Tiffany: After the fact, I was like, "Um, do you not eat black bean soup with pico de gallo on it?"

    Top Chef's Tiffany: My Dish Wasn't Strange By Any Means

  • Carla: fried grouper with collard greens, and chow-chow pico de gallo.

    Top Chef All-Stars Ep. 11: There goes my Final Four

  • They ooze refried beans, pico de gallo, and hot lumps of oxidized avocado.

    Burrito Porn

  • Serve with ramekins of pico de gallo, sour cream, and guacamole, as well as plenty of the Mexi-ranch dressing on the side.

    More of America’s Most Wanted Recipes

  • Top each salad with the pico de gallo, pineapple chunks, orange slices, cherries, and crushed tortilla chips.

    More of America’s Most Wanted Recipes

  • You should turn the meat six to eight times as you cook it, remove it from the grill, rest it a little, slice it thin and on a diagonal and serve it with nothing more than pico de gallo and corn tortilla.

    One Big Table

  • Stir in the pico de gallo and season to taste with salt and cayenne.

    One Big Table

  • The main recipe here is for basic pico de gallo you might call it salsa fresca, but all of these are great on top of vegetable, meat, or grain dishes—or eaten with a spoon.

    The Food Matters Cookbook

  • Here, sweet potatoes are sliced thin, baked until crisp, then dusted with cumin and served with a bowl of tomatillo pico de gallo, a roughly chopped raw salsa.

    The Food Matters Cookbook

  • Or use salsa or pico de gallo to top your entrees.

    The 17 Day Diet

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