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Chivito (sandwich)

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Offbeat Eats: The Chivito Sandwich and Cake Sharing

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Sandwich Night: Rachael’s Chivito

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Chivito Uruguayo. Clásico y Popular by Hugo Soca.

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Anthony Bourdain, Uruguayan "Chivito"

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How to make a chivito - Uruguay's famous steak sandwich

Chivito is the national dish of Uruguay, It is a thin slice of tender cooked beef steak (churrasco), with mozzarella, tomatoes, mayonnaise, black or green olives, and commonly also bacon, fried or hard-boiled eggs and ham, served as a sandwich in a bun, often accompanied by French fried potatoes. Other ingredients, such as red beets, peas, grilled or pan-fried red peppers, and slices of cucumber, may be added.
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