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Who is Menudo?

Menudo a.k.a. Ricky Martin: Enrique Martín Morales, commonly known as Ricky Martin, is a Puerto Rican singer, actor, and author. Martin began his career at age twelve with the all-boy pop group Menudo. After five years with the group, he released several Spanish-language solo albums throughout the 1990s. He also acted on stage and on TV in Mexico, becoming a modest star in the country. In 1994 he starred on the American TV soap opera General Hospital, playing a Puerto Rican singer.


Menudo was a Puerto Rican boy band that was formed in the 1970s by producer Edgardo Díaz. Menudo was also one of the biggest Latin boy bands in history, releasing their first album in 1977. The band achieved much success, especially during the 1980s, becoming the most popular Latin American teen musical group of the era. The group disbanded in 2009.


"Menudo": Menudo is the name of three albums by Menudo.

  • genre: Pop music
  • released in (30 years ago)


Menudo is a traditional Mexican soup made with beef stomach in broth with a red chili pepper base. Usually, lime, chopped onions, and chopped cilantro are added, as well as crushed oregano and crushed red chili peppers.


Menudo is a traditional stew from the Philippines. Unlike the Mexican dish of the same name, it is not made with tripe and red chili sauce but rather with sliced pork and calves' liver in tomato sauce.

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Google previewExtreme Cuisine (2009)

Exotic Tastes from Around the World by Eddie Lin

Menudo is a Mexican stew made with large quantities of tripe (cow stomach). It's also heavily seasoned with chilli and oregano. These key elements combine forces and act as an elixir to soak up the excess booze and clear your head.

Google previewLexicon of Real American Food (2011)

by Jane Stern, Michael Stern

Menudo is a party dish and an afterparty dish, too. All along the Mexican border and through much of the Southwest, it is mostly a weekend item, partly because it takes a long time to cook, partly because it is an inexpensive way to feed a large ...

Google's Ultimate Book of Bizarre Lists (2010)

Fascinating Facts and Shocking Trivia on Movies, Music, Crime, Celebrities, History, and More by Jamie Frater

Menudo is a traditional Mexican soup that is very popular and often made for special occasions. It is also widely known as a cure all for hangovers. Menudo consists oftripe or cow stomach, onions, cilantro, oregano, chiles, and hominy. It takes ...

Google previewFood Lovers' Guide to® Tampa Bay (2013)

The Best Restaurants, Markets & Local Culinary Offerings by Todd Sturtz

Menudo is a hearty, earthy soup with a red chile base and tender slow-cooked beef tripe. It is very time-consuming to make so it's typically served only on weekends. If you put too much “salsa picante” (hot sauce) on your food, TacoSon offers ...

Google previewJoyful Memories (2014)

by Lil' Preacher

We made menudo, (menudo is a soup made of beef intestines and is supposed to help cure any hangover, so it's very popular among the Mexican people who like to drink) every weekend and since the war factories were working 24/7 we ...

Google previewHandbook of Analysis of Edible Animal By-Products (2011)

by Leo M.L. Nollet, Fidel Toldra

The soup menudo is a traditional Mexican dish: a spicy soup made with tripe. Sopa de mondongo is a hearty traditional soup of Latin America and the Caribbean. It is made from slow-cooked diced tripe. In the Chinese mainland, beef tripe is ...

Google previewComida Sabrosa (2000)

Home-Style Southwestern Cooking by Irene Barraza Sanchez, Gloria Sanchez Yund

Elsewhere, menudo is a tripe stew. Mollete: Anise bread Nachos: Tostados topped with cheese and green chile and baked; served as appetizers or with drinks Natilla: Pudding sprinkled with cinnamon and nutmeg Pastelitos: "Little pies" that ...

Google previewAfrican Mexicans and the Discourse on Modern Nation (2004)

by Marco Polo Hernández Cuevas, Richard L. Jackson

Either way, menudo is an internationally known Mexican dish that can be considered to have, among others, African roots like the famous maroon language of the people of Alvarado, Veracruz. The people from Veracruz are nationally known ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Latino Popular Culture (2004)

by Cordelia Candelaria

menudo is treated with the endearing respect of a genuine Mexi- can/Chicano soul food staple, even as it is recognized as one ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Latino Culture (2013)

From Calaveras to Quinceañeras by Charles Tatum

Menudo is also less direct in its reference to the contents of the dish since menudo in Spanish means little, fragments, something with little importance or value, and by extension it is also used to refer to the entrails, the feet, and the blood of a ...

Google previewAn Encyclopaedia of Gardening (1824)

Comprising the Theory and Practice of Horticulture, Floriculture, Arboriculture, and Landscape-gardening, Including All the Latest Improvements, a General History of Gardening in All Countries, and a Statistical View of Its Present State, with Suggestions for Its Future Progress in the British Isles by John Claudius Loudon

Moscatel Menudo Blanco, see il. Moscatel Menudo Moscado, see Grizzly Frontignan. Moscatel Morisco, see H'hite Frontignan. Moschata Bianca, see ib. Müller, Müllerrebe, Milllerweib, see Miller's Burgundy. Muscadel. White Muscadel .

Google previewAn Etymological Dictionary of the Romance Languages

by F. Diez

menudo); from minutie, L. L. minutia porcorum. Шиит-о minute ~ minuzzare. Шпицы-в It., Pr. menuzar, О. Fr. menuiser to make small, miпат; from a form minutiare, from minatus, Fr. menu, Sp. menudo, Pg. miuao ...

Google previewAn Analytical Dictionary of Nahuatl (1983)

by Frances E. Karttunen

ACHCA often / a menudo, frecuentemente (C) ACHCAMPA one knows ...

Google previewA Concise Anglo-Saxon Dictionary (1960)

by John R. Clark Hall, Herbert Dean Meritt

Cerca de cada uno de esos santuarios, el titular dispone de un palacio que a menudo es una fortaleza. La basilica, de ...

Google previewHal Leonard Pocket Rhyming Dictionary (2003)

by Jana Ranson

escudo, Menudo, testudo. -aang-goh (2) mango, tango. (3) fandango. -ah-goh (3) Chicago. (4) Asiago, Santiago. -ahng-goh (-awng-goh) (2) bongo, Congo. - ahr-goh (2) argot, cargo, Fargo, largo, Margot. (3) embargo, Wells Fargo.

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