cooked in a casserole with olive oil and tomatoes, onions, spices, wine, etc.: chicken cacciatore
Origin of cacciatoreIt, in the manner of hunters; literally , hunter ; from past participle of cacciare, to hunt, chase ; from Vulgar Latin an unverified form captiare, to catch
Prepared with tomatoes, onions, mushrooms, herbs, and sometimes wine: chicken cacciatore.
Origin of cacciatoreItalian, hunter, from cacciare, to hunt, from Vulgar Latin *captiare; see chase1.