In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1lechuga femeninoto buy a lettuce / (esp US) a head of lettuce — comprar una lechuga
- I plant hybrid tomatoes, but grow heirloom chick peas, fava beans, lettuce, and cucumbers (to list but a few).
- By way of accompaniment, we roasted acorn squash and red peppers, sautéed red onions, and made a big salad of farmers' market lettuces and shaved fennel.
- In a small bowl, combine the lettuce, Upland Cress, balsamic vinegar, and grapeseed oil and toss to coat.
- The Sardine salad with tomato, lettuce, cucumber and carrot mixed with olive oil and vinegar is a hit dish in the eatery.
- Verlaine's chine was stuffed with leeks, spring onions, lettuce, raspberry leaves, parsley, thyme and marjoram.
- An almost bare-bones salad of romaine lettuce has a tongue-clacking blast of fresh anchovy dressing.
- In addition romaine lettuce, arugula and spinach are valuable.
- Other fruits and vegetables coming through the laboratory with diseases included figs, pears, quinces, raspberries, nectarines, cherries, onions, lettuces, corn, mung beans and pumpkins.
- The salad garden grows colorful lettuce, basil, tarragon and trellised peas.
- In the vegetable garden, carrots, spring onions, lettuce, spinach and radishes can all be planted.
- The romaine lettuce didn't feel right for this salad.
- I said that because of the condiments: the mustard and mayo, the lettuce, tomato and onion.
- Snap beans, turnips, leaf lettuce and spinach are also good candidates for fall harvest.
- Add the lettuce and watercress and purée until smooth, about one minute.
- The carrots, cabbage, spinach, onions, lettuce, tomatoes and beetroot that are grown in the garden were initially used to feed 80 children once a week.
- In my family, when the lettuce is all gone, basil's not just an herb, it becomes our main leafy green.
- In the vegetable garden early planting of lettuce, peas, radishes, carrots, parsley, onions and potatoes are equally important.
- I make salad with avocados, tomato, lettuce and spring onions, with an olive oil and red wine dressing.
- At home we grow sweetcorn, beans, tomatoes, carrots, lettuce, garlic and leeks.
- The crops of spring onions, lettuce and Chinese cabbage were given free to guests at a formal function to celebrate the event on Friday.
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