Translation of shortcrust in Spanish:


pasta quebradiza, n.

(shortcrust pastry)

Pronunciation /ˈʃɔːtkrʌst/



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    (tipo de masa para empanadas, tartas etc) pasta quebradiza feminine
    • Different pastries perform different functions, but whether it is puff, shortcrust or filo, first impressions count.
    • Line a large 9-inch pie plate or flan dish with shortcrust pastry, oatmeal pastry or potato.
    • If good shortcrust had been used instead of filo, the same ingredients could have shone.
    • Arrange the prunes on top and cover with shortcrust pastry.
    • Organic fillings range from smoked haddock to sausages in onion gravy or simply traditional pork encased in good crumbly shortcrust pastry.