In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(salt water)salmuera feminineolives in brine — aceitunas en salmuera feminine
- The blocks are then salted in brine for 20 days and aged for two years.
- The resulting liquid brine helps break down the ice for easier plowing and removal.
- The corpse is quickly stripped and butchered, salted in curing brine, and left to dry in a smoke hut overnight.
- Can you imagine how dry your thanksgiving turkey would be if there wasn't at least a 6% brine added to the turkey?
- Kumamoto oysters are enhanced by just enough brine in their mignonette.
- We stepped inside the store, that familiar smell of spices, cloth, and pork brine meeting my nose at once.
- We don't add brine so you're not buying water, so there is a value for money advantage too.
- Hulking guys serve up platters of prawns, steamed crabs, and just-shucked oysters glistening in brine.
- The block forms are also placed in a cooling bed of brine.
- His rough, callused hands felt like they'd been soaked overnight in brine.
- You will find preserved vine leaves in good supermarkets and specialist stores in cans or jars, either in brine or salt.
- Discard this water and use fresh water for your brine.
- To remove glucoside oleuropein, one either puts the picked olives in lye, salt, brine, or repeated baths of water.
- These catalysts could be water, brine, wine, beer or other similar liquids.
- Quickly follow the vermouth with a splash of olive brine, a squeeze of lime and three dashes of bitters.
- He doesn't just look well-preserved, he looks like he's been pickled in brine.
- Stir in 2 tablespoons drained green peppercorns in brine and salt to taste.
- In preparation for this operation, hundreds of pipes filled with circulating, frigid brine are driven into the ground.
- They should be on the bone, and laid dry in salt rather than in brine.
- Avoid eating foods prepared in brine, like pickles, olives, and sauerkraut.
2(sea water)feminine agua saladafeminine agua de mar
- A few stones were dislodged by the movement and tumbled into the brine with their earlier neighbours.
- Ashore a spume of brine water rains from an overhanging crag and sluices back through the beach.
- His hands gripped pallidly upon the rail, and they were white with more than just the chill brine of the sea.
- The brine dries white on our dark faces and arms.
- A trace of an ocean breeze, brine and seaweed, lingered in the air for just an instant, and was gone.
- Despite the numbing cold, he was aware of intense pain as the brine bit into his wounds.
- I was wrenched back into the frigid brine, unconscious, and helpless.
- Who's willing to put themselves on the line for these mysterious little creatures of the murky brine?
- You are still just treading water, gulping brine into your empty heart and lungs.
- The brine tank lay on the port side of the compartment.
- The water's crawling with the larvae of brine flies and midges these waterfowl love.
- Men ran to the rail with torches and peered down at the brine, hoping to catch sight of her.
- In England, the relative lack of sunshine meant that salt was usually made by heating brine artificially.
- He'll just swim way out and start gargling brine.
- They framed the vast expanse of brine and muddy flats where Hunt set up shop.
3literary(the sea)the brine — el piélago literary
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