In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- I started cooking tea just before it started and had to run into the kitchen and turn over the rissoles and run back into the lounge room so I wouldn't miss any of the show.
- He said she would demand that the leftovers from Sunday lunch were recycled during the week, for the creation of dishes such as cottage pie and rissoles.
- Enjoy a free steak or rissole sandwich then stay around for street entertainment.
- If he had to take over tonight he'd probably cook ‘something pretty simple’ like rissoles and mashed potato.
- Place the rissoles in the pan and slightly flatten them, then cook gently
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