choritos a la chalaca

Recipe: Choritos a la chalaca (Peruvian mussels with salsa)

Choritos a la chalaca is a typical Peruvian appetizer/bar food. “Choros” = mussels (it also means thieves in slang) and “chalaca” is a type of salsa similar to pico de gallo. Chalaco or chalaca is a person (male or female) from the port of Callao, where I was born. The main difference between “salsa chalaca”…Continue reading Recipe: Choritos a la chalaca (Peruvian mussels with salsa)