In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(plant)menta feminine(oil/tea) (before noun) de menta(flavor) a menta
- They're rich in natural ingredients like moisturizing shea butter and avocado oil, invigorating peppermint and other essential oils.
- And if your gut does start complaining, placate it with a cup of soothing mint or ginger tea or a capsule of peppermint oil.
- Aroma advocates claim that rosemary, peppermint, basil and jasmine scents, alone or in combination, may improve your mental alertness.
- With ingredients like peppermint and jojoba essential oil, milk protein, and Shea butter, it is also good for your hair.
- Suitable repellent oils are lavender, citronella, peppermint, lemongrass, cinnamon, thyme and basil.
- Stir in a few drops of peppermint essence, and all of the candy.
- Menthol is a natural constituent of plants in the mint family, particularly peppermint and spearmint, although the aromatic oils of all the other mints contain it, as well.
- A distinctly different flavouring is provided by crème de menthe or peppermint oil.
- The Christmas season features a plethora of dairy foods, from eggnog to peppermint ice cream to featured cheeses for entertaining.
- Menthol which possesses local anaesthetic and counterirritant qualities is a compound obtained from peppermint oil or other mint oils or made synthetically.
- Adding just a drop of peppermint essential oil will act as an emotional pick-me-up to dispel winter blues.
- Add peppermint extract and two drops of food coloring.
- Moroccan mint tea is a brisk blend of gunpowder green tea and peppermint leaves, while Earl Grey, a famous British tea, is made up of black tea leaves flavored with bergamot orange oil.
- More seasonal and colourful plants such as cherry, Chinese flowering crabapple and pomegranate as well as some fragrant plants such as peppermint, thyme and rosemary dot the park.
- Studies show that inhaling peppermint essential oil throughout the day whenever your energy flags clears thinking and boosts productivity.
- Investigators have examined the pharmacokinetic parameters of menthol, the main component of peppermint oil.
- Her mom looked concerned as she put away a package of peppermint tea.
- Add several splashes of peppermint extract or essential oil and a few drops of vanilla.
- For relief in minutes, add 1 to 2 drops of peppermint essential oil to 4 to 6 ounces of water.
- The finish is similar to peppermint ice cream, only less sweet.
- For an extra kick, add a few drops of peppermint oil to the mixture.
- Plant tea-making herbs, such as chamomile, peppermint, spearmint, and lemongrass.
- A simpler preparation for chai or peppermint tea also brought family and neighbours together.
- Dull a tension headache by massaging a few drops of peppermint essential oil into your temples.
2(sweet) caramelo de menta masculine(lozenge) pastilla de menta feminine
- She is also the dispenser of sweets to the three accused with a packet of peppermints close to hand at all times.
- As you can see, these are all real glass ornaments, but they are cupcakes and peppermints and candy canes.
- That includes peppermint (keep the candy canes on the trees and out of your mouth), caffeine, garlic, onions, and such acidic foods as orange juice and tomatoes.
- Hot chocolate with dissolved peppermints in it tastes great.
- I would not take exception to a member discreetly sucking a peppermint or a throat lozenge, but it should go no further than that.
- It feels cool, like how a peppermint does when you suck on it.
- I made peppermint creams so often that in the end I couldn't help but get good at it.
- I smoothed my dress and placed the peppermint stick back on the tree.
- "See ya, " said Ian and wheeled the bike home, sucking peppermints.
- The truck driver tells her the peppermints are nickel candy.
- Or how he tastes like peppermints and sweet vodka at six-thirty on a Saturday morning.
- So I graduated to chocolate-dipped peppermint creams - so elegant that Mum would serve them with pride (mine and hers) with the coffee at the end of her dinner parties.
- These are hard peppermint candies with a chocolate filling.
- In our house, a pound of icing sugar made about seven peppermint creams.
- I was on my best behavior the whole time, licking my delicious peppermint stick.
- The sky was icy blue and the chill wind made it feel like everyone in the whole world was sucking on a moon-sized peppermint every time we breathed in.
- A trail of joined bud vases snakes through a pile of peppermint candies for this centerpiece idea.
- Suck on a piece of hard candy such as a peppermint stick.
- Crush the peppermint candy in a heavy plastic bag with a hammer or rolling pin.
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