• Definition for "cuitlacoche"
    • A bulbous black colored fungus (Ustilago maydis) that…
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cuitlacoche definition

  • noun:
    • A bulbous black colored fungus (Ustilago maydis) that infects corn, creating silvery, bloated, pebblelike kernels. The kernels have a smoky-sweet flavor and sometimes harvested and used in a number of Mexican dishes. Also referred to as corn smut, maize mushroom, Mexican truffle.
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