Mofongo definition

mə-fŏnggō, mō-fōn-
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A Puerto Rican dish made of mashed plantains, garlic, and pork cracklings.
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A Caribbean dish of fried green plantains or yucca seasoned with garlic, olive oil and pork crackling, then mashed.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
mofongo
Plural:
mofongos

Origin of mofongo

  • American Spanish

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition