prepared so as to be very hot and spicy, especially with a hot and spicy sauce.
noun, plural picantes /pɪˈkɑnteɪz; Spanish piˈkɑntɛs/ [pi-kahn-teyz; Spanish pee-kahn-tes] Show IPA .
any food that is very hot and spicy, especially a hot sauce.
spicy, hot, past participle of picar
to prick, bite; see pique