Our Best Chorizo Recipes

Whether your recipe calls for smoky, cured Spanish chorizo or the savory, ready-to-cook Mexican version, this spiced pork sausage is sure to be the star ingredient in any dish!

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Chorizo-Potato Tacos

Saute chorizo with potatoes and squash for a filling dinner that’s on the table in just 20 minutes.

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Queso Fundido

Queso fundido literally translates to ‘molten cheese’. And, who can say no to a warm, gooey, chorizo-studded cheese and a pile of salty chips for dipping?

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Veggie and Chorizo Quesadillas

Trisha knows that you only need a handful of ingredients to make a crowd-pleasing snack – as long as one of those ingredients is as flavorful and delicious as chorizo!

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Scrambled Eggs with Chorizo

Whether stuffed in tortillas, served with toast or eaten on its own, this simple dish never fails.

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Puff Pastry-Wrapped Chorizo

You won’t believe how easy these 6-ingredient chorizo bites come together or how quickly they disappear once you set them out!

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Smoked Gouda-Chorizo Jalapeno Poppers

This popular snack has it all: spicy jalapeno, smoky chorizo and gouda and the cool creaminess of sour cream and cream cheese.

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Chorizo Burgers

Ree’s chorizo patties are packed with flavor thanks to the addition of diced green chiles. Topped with crisp bacon and a sunny-side-up egg, these burgers are sure to become one of your new favorites.

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Chicken and Chorizo Spanish Enchiladas

Rachael’s enchiladas are a meal the whole family will request again and again. She combines browned chorizo with chicken, olives and two types of cheese for the ultimate comforting dish.

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Shrimp and Chorizo Stew

Chorizo spices up this comforting stew made with hearty cold-weather staples like kale and potatoes.

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Chorizo-Potato Breakfast Burritos

This burrito delivers the best of breakfast in every bite: eggs, hash browns, chorizo and cheese.

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Bacon-Wrapped Dates Stuffed with Chorizo

If you’re a fan of sweet-and-savory treats then these easy-to-make bites are for you! Making a big batch for a get-together? Stuff and wrap the dates and store them in the refrigerator until your guests arrive. Then, all you have to do is bake them.

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Chorizo-Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

Sweet, creamy baked sweet potatoes are the perfect base for a smoky, savory chorizo filling. Plus, these taters are hearty enough to fill even the hungriest members of your family!

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Chorizo-Pepper Cornbread

This loaded cornbread is almost as hearty as a meal with cheese, chorizo, bell peppers and onion.

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Clams with Chorizo

Alongside crusty bread, this buttery seafood dish served right from the saute pan makes a beautifully simple and rustic appetizer.

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Chorizo, Egg and Cheese Enchiladas

You can’t go wrong with Molly’s five-star enchiladas. She fills tortillas with eggs, chorizo and potato tots for an epic brunch (or breakfast-for-dinner) meal.

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Chorizo-Stuffed Fried Olives

The secret to crispy fried olives is the three-step breading process. Roll the olives in seasoned flour, then egg, then panko. The flour will help the egg stick to the olive and the egg will help the panko stay put!

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Chicken and Chorizo Rice

This one-pan wonder truly does it all: it’s flavorful, filling and easy to clean. Tender chicken thighs and flavorful chorizo make a wonderful meal when cooked with rice, tomato paste, capers and frozen peas.

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Chorizo and Cheese Loaded Fries

Frozen, crinkle-cut fries will never be the same again. This over-the-top version feature two different cheeses, crumbled chorizo and a drizzle of sour cream.

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Mexican Chorizo Meatball Soup

This savory soup comes together quick — and is a great way to mix things up when you don’t feel like making chili again.

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Chorizo and Polenta Lasagna

Guy’s dish is full of surprises: tucked into the layers of polenta, noodles and chorizo sauce are Swiss chard and lots of fontina and mozzarella cheeses.

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Chicken-Chorizo Paella

Don’t be intimidated by the cook time for Jose’s delicious paella — it’s a bit labor intensive, but the end result makes it all worth it. Serve directly in the pan for a crowd-pleasing dinner that guests will love.

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Spicy Shepherd's Pie with Chorizo

Spice up the traditional shepherd’s pie with chorizo, poblanos and pepper jack cheese.

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