In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1feminine tartamasculine kuchen Chilefeminine tartaletafeminine tarteleta River Plateapple/plum tart — tarta de manzana/ciruela
- They can also be shredded into scones or bread to add a gorgeous yellow colour, or added to savoury tarts, sweet buns or sponge puddings.
- Only one dessert - a pumpkin-meringue tart at war with itself - misfires.
- Cover each tart with a puff pastry circle and bake until the puff pastry is golden and crisp, about ten minutes.
- We shared a pudding - home-made apple tart with vanilla ice cream and blueberry sauce.
- Other desserts include French apple tarts, New York cheesecake, and praline imperial.
- I liked the apple tart (with a rich buttery crust and fresh pecan ice cream), and the intensely caramelized Mexican tres leche torte.
- We had roast potatoes and cauliflower and then something like apple tart with custard for afters.
- Dessert was a further roll-call of tradition and included lemon tart, apple crumble, apple tart, banoffi pie, praline cake and creme caramel.
- Desserts here have been a weak link, from a tough-crusted fruit tart to tough-skinned profiteroles to a too-goopy bread pudding.
- We end with Chinese egg custard tart, not too sweet, and very, very light.
- We eventually get our custard tarts, still warm from the oven.
- There were also single-crusted tarts with similar fillings and tarts of apples and other fruits.
- Place a buttercup squash tart on a plate with a serving of salad next to the tart.
- The dessert cabinet, which contained an apple tart, cheesecake, strawberries and fruit salad, remained tantalisingly out of reach.
- Among the street stall holders was Bernie Nyham whose delicious home cooking treats featured apple tarts and custard pies.
- Proper lunch food is also available, including soups, hot savoury tarts, sandwiches, Greek salad and vegetable lasagne.
- We use pastry trimmings for our tarts, as the pastry rises less and gives a fine, crisp finish.
- Place pineapple on dessert plate and top with chocolate tart and ice cream.
- There are bagels and muffins, chocolate chip cookies, eclairs, tarts, Danish pastries, baklavas and quiches.
- We skipped dessert which included pear tart, Italian summer pudding (there's optimism for you) and tirami su.
1(promiscuous woman)fulana feminine informalputa feminine vulgar slangpiruja feminine Colombia Mexico informalloca feminine River Plate informalchusca feminine Chile informal
- Maybe you will read this and think she was a tart, but please do not judge someone you don't know.
- You might get a tart calling over, ' Hello Jack, how are you ' - that sort of thing.
- It's an exaggeration to say that Boswell and his contemporaries would start the day with a tuppeny tart, get blotto at lunchtime and join in a riot on the way home but not much of an exaggeration.
- I trust that our council is not spending the £20,000 per day collected from hard-pressed motorists on decorating our roads to the point where they start to resemble a tart's boudoir.
- I started to peel off my wetsuit jacket; feeling now a little bit like a tart in a French brothel on a busy Bastille Day.
- The suffragettes donned red lipstick as a feminist statement at a time when only tarts and actresses wore the old war paint.
- The only alibi he can provide for the night of the murder is that he was being spanked by a tart in frilly knickers.
1(acid)(apple/taste) ácido(apple/taste) agrio
- It's a medium to large, red- and green-striped fruit with a crisp, juicy, sweetly tart taste.
- And the tangy apple flavour found in most Chardonnays comes primarily from malic acid, the tart acid found in apples.
- The starter of wild mushroom salad was a delight of deep, earthy tastes with a tart balsamic dressing to sharpen up the wild fungus.
- One of our choices was an apple crumble, which brilliantly combined sweet and tart tastes, together with vanilla parfait and toffee sauce.
- Incredibly, after all that, we decided we still had room for dessert, and we tried a tart Cranberry Apple Crisp and a luscious Espresso Nut Brownie.
- Need I say that the inch-thick portions were crusty brown on the outside, rosy pink on the inside, steaming from the warmer, speckled with tart dabs of fresh horseradish?
- Hawthorns are loved for their sweet, tart taste which can improve the appetite, help digestion and aid in weight reduction.
- This recipe keeps the purée very tart and sharp.
- Tastes like a cross between a pear and a very tart apricot, with a small kick at the end.
- A crisp, slightly tart apple dipped in chewy caramel is a classic sweet.
- His brulée was yummy; the tart sweetness of the raspberries combining well with the cool, creamy texture of the creme fraiche and the toffee crunch of the burnt-sugar topping.
- My mother made an amazing apple pie, and we use her recipe, tart and lemony with a piled-high top crust.
- This compound has a fruity flavour which, when added to the tart taste of acetic acid, gives the complex character to a good wine vinegar.
- And it was crisp and sweet without being cloying, although I like slightly tart apples as well.
- Most important of all are good tomatoes: their ample juices supply enough liquid to moisten the stew and their tart flavour balances the mellow sweetness of the other vegetables.
- It turned out that the rich, dense taste of black sesame paste is contrasted by tart lime juice, putting some zing in the glass.
- Boyle went on to characterize acids, noting their sour or tart taste and their ability to corrode metals.
- The pork was beautifully cooked, but the soft Bramley apple slices were very tart and not to my taste.
- I thought about adding a tart Granny Smith apple to it, too, but that would make a bit too much slaw for just the two of us.
- The soursop is good too; it's made from a sweet, tart fruit and tastes like lemonade, but a little more funky and tropical.
2(cutting)(rejoinder/remark) cortante(remark/rejoinder) áspero
- With anyone else, Olivia would be tempted to make a tart comment.
- He has emerged as the campaign's best debater, always able to offer a tart critique of what is wrong with all the leading candidates.
- On a similarly tart note, one email doing the rounds allegedly relates to the latest business breakthrough.
- He has tart remarks concerning the latest Anglican commotions.
- On his way out, Zossimov makes a tart remark about Dounia's attractiveness to Razumihin.
- He looked incredulous, unoffended by her tart tone.
- Not that any proper Canadian would ever say something so tart or sardonic.
- Danny's hands flew to his head self-consciously, the shrill ringing of his phone saving Alyssa from a tart response.
- Over the past two or three elections, I was the victim of the UNC leader's tart tongue.
- That tart comment certainly left its impact on Sunny.
- From the 19 June Observer magazine ‘Up Front’ profile of Carey, a few tart observations.
- He also became known for his tart, slashing criticism about tax policy - including policies devised by people whose general goals he shared.
- My daughter had rung the ward concerned but got a very tart response as she was not a relative, even though she had been authorised by the husband to take this step.
- The song finally shut off and a tart voice came on the line.
- I started to give a tart reply, but Atelious gave a deep inarticulate growl that was felt more than heard, and she shut up.
- Here she was, so recently subjected to tart commentary in a select committee, but willing to demonstrate exactly the kind of fiscal responsibility that this country needs right now.
- She was old enough to be Bahzell's mother, and her tart tone was so like his old nurse's that he grinned despite his tension.
- When he reiterated it at a City Council meeting some months ago, I offered a tart retort.
- You might get a tart calling over, ‘Hello Jack, how are you’ - that sort of thing - and sidle over alongside.
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