Definition of stifado in English:

stifado

noun

  • [mass noun] A Greek dish of meat stewed with onions and sometimes tomatoes.

    • ‘My favourite dish is stifado, though kleftiko runs a close second.’
    • ‘Roasted garlic mash is a particularly good partner for the stifado.’
    • ‘From traditional starters, such as tsatsiki, to mouth-watering Greek specialities, including spicy-sausage spetzofai and stifado, a lamb or rabbit stew, the Saily is paradise to the palate.’
    • ‘Cover and cook the stifado very gently for about three hours, adding extra liquid as necessary.’

Origin

From modern Greek stiphado.

Pronunciation:

stifado

/stɪˈfɑːdəʊ/