In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1postre masculine(plate/fork) (before noun) de postrewhat are we having for dessert? — ¿qué hay de postre?
- The dessert was chocolate biscuit with chocolate mousse and passion fruit sorbet.
- This golden tart rounds out the selection of desserts I served at my birthday party.
- These easy-to-make pastries are an ideal addition to a tray of sweeter desserts.
- It is best served with fruit and fruit-based desserts rather than with heavier dessert offerings.
- Pancakes make wonderful dinner party desserts, and are ideal for making ahead.
- During the holidays it's easy to be exposed to many different types of sweet snacks and desserts.
- A breather was necessary before indulging in one of the eight desserts on the sweet trolley.
- Though not a bit hungry afterwards, we indulged ourselves with desserts and coffee.
- You could, of course make your own sponge cake for this simple ice cream dessert.
- For dessert sprinkle the dish of fruit with a little white sugar and serve with the cream and sorbet.
- The two inspectors ate what they could, polishing off the meal with some frozen desserts, before paying the bill.
- While the problem was minor, I was surprised by the offer of the free meal and the dessert.
- For dessert we shared a crème brûlée and a rhubarb and ginger crumble with ice cream.
- Don't be dismissive, however, as there is a large choice of starters, main courses and desserts.
- No matter what the chef is up to with starters and mains, there will almost always be a lemon tart on the dessert list.
- The chocolate syrup with peppermint mousse is the perfect dessert for a summer day.
- We both felt full, but not as heavy and bloated as after a meat-filled meal, so desserts were greedily ordered.
- You will have to give up sweet desserts and eat only at fixed times, no matter how hot or cold the weather.
- For the competition, Daniel had to cook a starter, a main course and a dessert in an hour.
- I always had to put a menu together: a first course, a second course and a dessert.
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