In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(of bread)corteza femeninocostra femeninoa crust of bread — un mendrugo
- without a crust to eat — sin qué comer
- to earn a / one's crust — ganarse el pan
- But it's not a roll because bread rolls have a crust and barm cakes are soft.
- The exterior crust is supposed to be crispy and golden brown, but this one tastes like cardboard.
- The slices of thick, airy, white loaf with burnt crusts lathered in creamy butter were completely moreish.
- They gave their Great Niece the red carpet treatment, cooking up a feast of scones with jam and cream, fruit cake, sponge cake, Anzac biscuits and a genteel plate of sandwiches with the crusts cut off.
- If done wrong it can be as bland as a slice of white bread with the crusts cut off.
- Just cut off the crusts of some slightly stale bread, and whiz the bread in a food processor.
- Others let their babies chomp down on their fingers, or offer dried crusts of bread or peeled carrot sticks (stay nearby in case of choking).
- But the more evident marauder is pigeons, thanks to the sandwich crusts left by lunchers and the feed spread by misguided bird fanciers.
- Her accompanying garlic bread is real bread with a proper crust, spread with freshly prepared garlic butter and chopped parsley.
- No one shook with more anger than when they glimpsed a rat contentedly gnawing on a slice of carrot or crust of bread.
- Remove the crusts from the bread and cut a piece to fit the base of a one litre pudding basin or bowl.
- I got a very dry roll with my soup today, and caught myself removing the inner soft bread, beyond the tough crust, and rolling it up to plop into the soup.
- Cut the crusts away from the bread and soak the slices briefly in water, then squeeze them until almost dry.
- It was a classic British summer tea; small smoked salmon sandwiches with the crusts cut off; tiny scones with jam and cream the size of a 10p piece and miniature strawberry tarts.
- She does everything but cut the crusts off his toast soldiers to go with his boiled egg.
- And they all traipsed out for another round of triangular sandwiches with the crusts cut off and a wee cup of tea served in the best china.
- The traditional bread, especially in the northwest, is broa, a grainy corn bread with a thick crust.
- Before long he had me saving scraps of bacon and stray crusts.
- In bread baking, you add a little bit of salt so that, instead of a lumpy, haphazard crust, you get gorgeous, round, smooth loaves.
- The water will start to steam, making the air in the oven moist, which will help the bread to rise and give it a nice, crisp crust.
- The sandwiches were on white bread and every crust was cut off neatly from the edge.
- Like always, he cut off the crust before eating it.
- Who do you think is really responsible for the legions of ragged students begging for crusts of bread in Cambridge and Berkeley?
- These are made of white toast with their crusts cut off, and are filled with smoked salmon and prawn mayonnaise.
- How often have restaurant forgotten that bread is part of the meal and have given their customers stale, hard crusts.
2(of pie)tapa de masa femenino
- It was not lacking any salt, and the crust was superb.
- Baked in the oven under a pastry crust and served hot with boiled potatoes and a green vegetable it's a dish fit for a king.
- You may already be familiar with its crispy crust pastry and mildly spiced creamy filling but now you can prepare this tasty French delicacy in your own kitchen.
- Whether you serve a fruity deep-dish cobbler draped with a homemade pastry crust or a lush pumpkin cheesecake, keep the servings small.
- Its pastry crust speaks to a diner of infinite potential, obscuring what's within and defying conventional conceptions of identity.
- The potato was badly discoloured and the pastry crust was decidedly soggy.
- Sometimes this was encased in a rich crust of pastry or dough similar to saffron bread, a form reminiscent of the Scottish black bun.
- As with the 18th century version, the dish will be finished off with a pastry crust.
- So does the lobster pot pie, which contains an assortment of vegetables, a dose of heavy cream, plus a crumbly pastry crust.
3(thin outer layer)costra femeninocorteza femeninothe earth's crust — la corteza terrestre
- a crust of ice — una capa de hielo
- The great gray is extremely powerful, able to crash through thick crusts of snow to seize rodents scurrying beneath.
- I had the warm chocolate tart, with a soft crust hiding its delectable molten interior, while a chocolate sauce kept the whole mélange from being cloying.
- What's under threat here is simply civilization, the thin crust we lay across the seething magma of nature, including human nature.
- For example, terms exist for powdery snow, snow that fell yesterday, and snow that is soft underneath with a hard crust on top.
- Many canopy trees have protruding crowns, and light availability at the surface of the canopy crust should also differ depending on the position relative to the apex of the crown.
- We walked on and on, yet I felt no weariness, just a little discomfort as the filth that clung to me began to harden into a crust.
- Additional signs include itchy skin located around ears, head and neck as well as thick crusts around the outer ear and possible crusts and scales on the neck, rump and tail.
- Despite its thin crust of moderate strength, the clay becomes much softer with depth.
- The soil, it found, has the consistency of wet sand or clay and is covered by a thin crust… of something.
- It is never more than around half a metre deep, and below it sits a hard crust of limestone, a stratum of free-draining limestone clay, then gravel and finally an enormous water table.
- Cementitious products form a crust over the soil surface once they have set.
- At first it seems like we are going to make good progress because the top crust of the snow is frozen enough to hold our body weight.
- After a late start due to a very wet spring, a combination of more rain and a mini-heatwave baked the soil to a hard crust, capping over the seedlings and killing them.
- Lines as corny as this can have someone in the audience break into laughter, and the thin crust of magic that keeps the film afloat will fall into splinters.
- The lowlands of the island are blanketed with muskeg, a type of bog up to 3 feet deep with a hard crust on top.
- A thin crust of coral is rooted in the sea bed by a fixture of limestone.
- With each step, their hooves press lightly, then break through the icy crust atop the shallow snow.
- Making a judgement based on his outer crust you might assume he could be facile and lightweight in a clever kind of way.
- It is as if the lava from an erupting volcano had hardened into a crust just before it engulfed the neighborhood.
- At this point, the ulcers may develop thin crusts or verrucous changes or may continuously drain serous fluid.
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