corn smut

(redirected from cuitlacoche)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Wikipedia.
Related to cuitlacoche: huitlacoche

corn smut

[′kȯrn ‚smət]
(plant pathology)
A fungus disease of corn caused by Ustilago maydis.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
Its menu features classic recipes from the entirety of Mexico--not just border food--prepared in contemporary style, with an entire section dedicated to a variety of complex moles and dishes with quirky ingredients like squash blossoms and the tasty fungus cuitlacoche. The other attraction is the daunting array of tequilas and tequila memorabilia here.
Add cuitlacoche to remaining sauce, simmering until incorporated.