Translation of pie crust in Spanish:

pie crust

base de masa, n.


Pronunciation /ˈpaɪ ˌkrəst//ˈpʌɪ krʌst/


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    (bottom) base de masa feminine
    (top) tapa de masa feminine
    before noun pie crust pastry masa / pasta quebrada feminine
    • The book doesn't just have recipes; it has the science of piecrusts, fillings, and toppings (meringues, whipped creams) laid out in excruciating detail for those of us who are still struggling to live up to our mothers.
    • There's a lantern procession, carols and much feasting on stargazy pie with pilchard heads poking through the piecrust.
    • All day long the smell of ginger, various berries, sugar, molasses, piecrust, and the warm yeasty smell of bread permeated the air in the kitchens all over the region.
    • ‘Uh huh,’ Texas said through a mouthful of left-over piecrust.
    • Why, they're two of the finest cooks who ever blancoed a burnt piecrust.