In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(appetizing)(taste/food/smell) delicioso(food/smell/taste) exquisito(smell/taste/food) riquísimoit tastes / it's delicious — está delicioso / exquisito / riquísimo
- It was delicious and very moreish and one which I'll try to recreate at home.
- The wind may change, the smoke may drift over them, and still they taste delicious.
- The prawns were delicious and the salad accompanying it was incredibly fresh and crisp.
- I often put a table out of doors at my house in Surrey and pile it with big pots of delicious pasta and salads.
- The point of this delicious salad is to gather whatever you have ready in the garden.
- The chicken tasted very fresh and the sauce was delicious with a strong mustard flavour.
- Breakfast was included and consisted of delicious banana bread and juices.
- Now that's actually really good for your voice and it tastes absolutely delicious.
- They nearly always taste delicious and everyone seems to really like them.
- Of course, the problem with sweets and cakes is that they taste delicious and we end up eating more than we set out to.
- Learn how to tell when a custard is set, why eggs need to be relaxed before baking, and taste delicious results!
- Golden Wonder was not a high yielding potato but it used to be referred to as the king of spuds with a delicious taste.
- I chose the Thai fishcakes and mango salad, which were delicious and had a great chilli kick.
- When he eventually opened the foil packet, the smell was amazing and the venison tasted delicious too.
- Quinces have to be cooked, when they turn the most becoming pink and taste delicious.
- The delicious French bread we occasionally buy from our local deli is not French but Irish.
- We knew that we were going to be tasting some delicious dishes when we saw the huge variety of spices lined up.
- No worries, they taste delicious and you will probably find your guests gobble them all up in no time.
- Pork rillettes were a little salty for my taste but nonetheless delicious.
- There will be the opportunity to taste many of the delicious products displayed.
2(delightful)(breeze/feeling) deliciososhe looked absolutely delicious — estaba divina
- It would be a delicious irony if these actions now deem him to be unfit to sit on the council.
- But then Nicole arrives looking simply delicious, and her voice is tolerable enough.
- In fact, the whole middle third of the album is just delicious.
- And for a few, brief, delicious seconds, you might even do a bit of thinking about them.
- In a stroke of delicious irony, their transformative record is merely alright.
- Which would make that irony even more delicious.
- There's a delicious, almost salivatory frisson to the way she discusses them.
- From sponge bags to aprons, from cushions to quilts, all covered in the delicious colours of spring.
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