Chorizo Recipes

Find kitchen-approved recipes featuring the distinctive flavors of chorizo sausage.

Staff Picks

Tortilla Chorizo Scramble

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This chilaquiles-inspired tortilla chorizo scramble is a great way to dress up high-fiber, whole wheat tortillas.

Homemade Chorizo

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Savory and spicy pork chorizo with garlic, vinegar, oregano, and red pepper. This can be made with ground beef as well. To cook, crumble in a skillet and fry.

Chorizo Burger

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An extremely flavorful Spanish style burger made from beef and Spanish chorizo sausage, topped with caramelized onions and smoky red pepper ranch sauce and shavings of Manchego cheese served in sweet brioche buns.

Chorizo Stuffed Bell Peppers

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Bell peppers are stuffed with a spicy blend of chorizo, onions, garlic, fresh herbs, Worcestershire, three kinds of cheese, and rice. If you have a taste for spice, you'll love them. Don't let the number of ingredients scare you!

Paleo Chorizo Sweet Potato and Kale Stew

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This nutritious soup takes inspiration from the flavors of Spain. Garnish with store-bought (or homemade) harissa to add heat or garnish with a sprinkling of chopped Italian parsley.

Chorizo Breakfast Burritos

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A yummy breakfast burrito using chorizo sausage, great for when you're craving greasy breakfast food (i.e. - when you're hung-over)!

Chicken Chorizo on Quinoa with Peppers

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Delicious combination of chicken chorizo with quinoa. At my table the hotter the better!!! So don't be afraid to bring the hot sauce to the table to add some extra kick! Make a simple side dish to this recipe by combining your favorite jar of salsa with a cup or two of cooked, slightly cooled corn. Enjoy! :)

Lentils with Chorizo

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This is a quick, easy Mexican dinner. Serve with warm tortillas.

Easy Paella

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An easy to make paella using chorizo, chicken, and shrimp.

Air Fryer Mini Breakfast Burritos

These air-fried mini burritos are great for a grab 'n go breakfast or even for a midday snack. Leave out the serrano chile pepper for a less spicy version.

Easy Chorizo Street Tacos

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5 ingredients, amazing tacos.

Authentic Mexican Breakfast Tacos

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Quick Easy and Delicious! I learned this recipe from many years of eating with the Mexican cooks at my restaurant. They like to sneak in breakfast before we open. I've grown to LOVE this breakfast. If you like spicy food, you will love this.

Inspiration and Ideas

Authentic Mexican Breakfast Tacos

"Excellent and easy—one of our new favorite breakfasts!" – curioushodson

Potato and Chorizo Mini Quiches

Spanish chorizo, diced potato, and Manchego cheese are baked up in these bite-sized riffs on a classic Spanish tortilla.

Mediterranean Farfalle

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This is wonderful as a meal or alongside sandwiches or grilled meats. Try it and add your favorite vegetable. Serve warm or cold.