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
cooked in a casserole with olive oil and tomatoes, onions, spices, wine, etc.: chicken cacciatore
Prepared with tomatoes, onions, mushrooms, herbs, and sometimes wine: chicken cacciatore.
Origin of cacciatoreItalian hunter from cacciare to hunt from Vulgar Latin captiāre ; see chase 1.