Chilean Eats - Evolve Chile

Chilean Eats

When you take your trip down to Chile there is one thing you ABSOLUTELY have to do.

What is it?

You are NOT ALLOWED to skip out trying the traditional Chilean foods.


Here is some of the top dishes to try:


1. Choripan

This sandwich is the definition of delicious goodness. It is made of type of spicy sausage, called Longanizas (not chorizo!). The sausage is topped with aji and pebre and served in a marraqueta (better known as a baguette).



2. Empanadas

Empanadas are deliciously stuffed pastries. They are made by folding dough with a variety of ingredients inside — and then you either deep fry or bake this stuffed puff.

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3 Types of Chilean Empanadas:

  1. Pino (Ground beef, Onions, Raisins, Black Olives, Boiled Egg) – Baked
  2. Seafood – Fried
  3. Cheese – Bakes or Fried



3. Croquettes

Breadcrumbed, fried, amazingness. This roll contains a variety of ingredients.. and will satisfy absolutely anyone and everyone.




4. Baked Chilaquiles

This dish is sounds simple, but the taste is outstanding: tortilla chips sautéed in a mouthwatering chile sauce. It’s like nachos – but BETTER.



5. Lomito Sandwiches


El lomito is Chile’s unofficial national dish. This pork sandwich often make it up to 10 cm tall — filled with hand shaven pork, avocado, and sauerkraut.



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