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Chorizo sausage

What is chorizo sausage? About the ingredient chorizo sausage. Including 78 recipes with chorizo sausage, nutrition data, and photos.


Chorizo can be a fresh sausage, in which case it must be cooked before eating.

Chorizo can be eaten as is (sliced or in a sandwich), barbecued, fried, or simmered in apple cider or other strong alcoholic beverage such as aguardiente. It also can be used as a partial replacement for ground beef or pork.


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Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 1 link (4" long) (60g)
Amount per Serving
Calories 273Calories from Fat 206
 % Daily Value *
Total Fat 23.0g 35%
Saturated Fat 8.6g 43%
Trans Fat ~
Cholesterol 52mg 18%
Sodium 741mg 31%
Total Carbohydrate 1.1g 0%
Dietary Fiber 0g 0%
Sugars 0.0
Protein 14.5g
Vitamin A 0% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 0% Iron 5%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your caloric needs.

Food group

Chorizo sausage is a member of the Sausages and Luncheon Meats USDA nutritional food group.

How much does chorizo sausage weigh?

measure grams
1 link (4" long) 60

In Chinese:香肠
British (UK) term: Chorizo sausage
en français:chorizo
en español:chorizo

Recipes using chorizo sausage

There are 72 recipes that contain this ingredient.

Beef and Sausage Chili
Beets, Chorizo and Pomegranate Braise with Cilantro Salsa
Chorizo and Black Olive Pizza
Chorizo Noodle Casserole
Chorizo Quiche in Cornmeal Crust
Chorizo Sausages with Pickled Mushrooms and Romesco Sauce
Chorizo, Cherry Tomato and Feta Frittata
Chrissy's Eggs and Chorizo Omelette
Grilled Chorizo Pizza
Huevos Con Chorizo
Jambalaya One-Pot Meal
New New Orleans Pasta

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