A dish of fish (sometimes chicken) first fried then marinated in a spiced vinegar and served cold.(noun)
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Use "escabeche" in a sentence
"The word escabeche is defined in most Spanish-English dictionaries as "pickled", a meaning that does not apply in this case."
"Marinate the fish steaks in the lime juice for 15 minute or so while the escabeche is being made."
"The Mexican way of marinating jalapeño chiles, called jalapeños en escabeche, is so common that this is one canned or pre-prepared item found all over the country and was one of the first to cross the border."