In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(drink)cóctel masculinecoctel masculinecombinado masculinehe invited us over for cocktails — nos invitó a tomar unas copas / unos tragos
- a lethal cocktail — un cóctel / coctel explosivo
- cocktail mixer — coctelera
- Over a third of women in their twenties are binge drinkers and their fondness for products like vodka and cocktails have helped drive spirits sales.
- The drinks are good, if somewhat pricy - the cocktails are packed with alcohol and very drinkable.
- Now it has been renovated to include a restaurant, lounge bar, cocktail bar and beer garden.
- Spring is the time in her restaurant for rum drinks, cocktails with fruit and drinks with fizz.
- I was a little more drunk than I thought I was, having drunk several cocktails and a little Champagne.
- In addition, alcoholic cocktail drinks must be clearly labelled and not portrayed as fizzy soft drinks.
- You lounge around the two freeform pools, walk to the beach, drink cocktails at the bar, eat well and sleep deeply.
- Who was she kidding, turning up at this fancy bar drinking sickly sweet cocktails that cost $14 each?
- Sip from frothy coffee ice cream smoothies or alcohol-free cocktails and indulge in the salon atmosphere.
- The fight came at the end of a night's clubbing during which the prince is reported to have drunk vodka cocktails, tequila and beer.
- In many ways it is apt that this adulterated tequila drink was their cocktail of choice.
- Most spirit based drinks and cocktails cost about $10 each.
- He obviously had no concept about what each ingredient in the cocktail brought to the drink.
- Her first priority, though, is to have a few drinks at the cocktail party later tonight.
- She has some specific tips for setting up a bar for a cocktail party.
- The bar sells a wonderful array of beers, cocktails and spirits, with an equally eclectic range of superior pub grub that includes pizza, curry and just about everything else.
- Just as my fellow students were intimidated by formal grammar, a lot of otherwise sophisticated people are intimidated by spirits, cocktails and mixed drinks.
- You have a few cocktails, drink some tequila, and everyone gets along.
- A nation once wedded to spirits, beer and cocktails changed its habits dramatically in the past quarter of a century.
- Maybe I'll survive as long as I don't start drinking cocktails with umbrellas in them.
2(food)cóctel de algo masculine
- Starters include warm chicken salad, prawn cocktail, smoked salmon and a Tuscan roll with pesto and mozzarella.
- It was mostly a finger food buffet, with mini pizzas and shrimp cocktail.
- Starters included home-made salmon fish cakes, shami kebabs and pickle and fresh prawn cocktail and avocado with tuna marie rose.
- Make a crab cocktail and serve it piled high on a slice of toasted sourdough bread.
- This is what we have come to expect of the prawn cocktail: this monster of a crime against the palate.
- Seven appetizers and salads are next, including prawn and crab cocktails.
- A tempting array of starters ranged from melon, garlic bread and prawn cocktail through to pasta dishes which could have been a main course in themselves.
- He celebrated with a shrimp cocktail and big steak Sunday night.
- A hot station has the meats and the hot containers for the vegetables, while on the other side is the cold station with the prawn cocktails.
- I looked around, and managed to find a shrimp cocktail that they would serve to some rich businessman flying in one of these things.
- Her preferences seem to rest mainly on seafood cocktails, shrimp and tilapia - a fish I normally find to be insipid stuff.
- We were impressed with the crab cocktail and the steak Diane, and the very attentive service we received.
- Think of them as the best of department store tearoom cuisine - favorites such as shrimp cocktails, chicken salad, and cheese straws.
- On the menu are such delights of Olde England: prawn cocktail, steak Diane and banana flambé
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