follow Dictionary.com

Why turkey has the same name as Turkey

salsa verde

[sahl-suh vur-dee; Spanish, Italian sahl-sah ver-de] /ˈsɑl sə ˈvɜr di; Spanish, Italian ˈsɑl sɑ ˈvɛr dɛ/
noun
1.
Mexican Cookery, Latin-American Cookery. a green sauce of tomatillos, chili peppers, cilantro, garlic, and onion.
2.
Italian Cookery. a green sauce of olive oil and vinegar or lemon juice, flavored with parsley, capers, anchovies, garlic, and mustard.
Origin
< Spanish and Italian: literally, ‘green sauce’
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for salsa

0
6
Scrabble Words With Friends