In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Cookingmondongo masculine South Americacallos masculine Spainpancita feminine Mexicoguatitas feminine Chile
- The menu was meat-heavy: fowl, pheasant, tripe, pork, steak, lamb and duck, cooked in a variety of ways.
- The Haggis is the greatest of all puddings, greater than stomach, tripe or guts, and well worth this long grace.
- Offal (variety meats), such as tongue, heart, liver, and tripe, is also included in many dishes such as soups and stews.
- In Watsonville they do great brain, tripe or tongue tacos.
- This is a spicy dish consisting of leafy greens with tripe (sheep or goat stomach), fish, beef, salt pork, and chicken.
- When he comes off his shift he eats alone, tripe, rabbit, distinctive food that is for men.
- I never see any of the great meat delicacies around your shop… you know, brains, sweetbreads, kidneys, tripe, lamb tongue.
- Other entradas include grilled chorizo (hot or cold), cheese, serrano ham, tripe, grilled sardines and mussels.
- I remember finding it hard to choose between junket and tripe, but I named tripe as I disliked it even more than junket.
- It starts off with mannish water - a soup made from goat tripe (intestine).
- The sheep's stomach, or tripe as it is known by its industry name, merely houses the haggis for presentation and is not even consumed with the haggis.
- And they haven't even tried the tripe and onions yet.
- This is a place for offal lovers - there is tongue, tripe, intestine and liver.
- The place is an absolute joy - full of life, colour, movement, bulls' testicles, cod tripe, goose barnacles and tiny, tiny, baby broad beans.
- For the tripe, place the tripe in a medium bowl, and rub with the salt.
- Made with beef tripe and hominy, menudo is often flavored with garlic, onions, and dried chilies.
- Spoon some tripe, porcini mushrooms and tomatoes into each and set aside, keeping warm.
- Andouillettes are a Normandy specialty made by filling pig intestine with more pig intestines and tripe, or cow's stomach lining.
- My mother used to make brilliant tripe but mine tasted absolutely awful and my guests were far from impressed.
- Then they asked if she ate kidney, liver or tripe.
2informal(nonsense)paparruchas feminine informalchorradas feminine Spain informalmamadas feminine Mexico informalbabosadas feminine Central America Colombia Mexico informalleseras feminine Chile informal
- Yes, but then how many people are really interested in the tripe and rubbish served up at 6.30 pm on the programme.
- There's a Minister for Global Health out there somewhere and it seems that if you write beyond your allocation of tripe and twaddle, he or she will take retribution.
- However, I choked on my breakfast cereal at the facile, almost comical self-indulgent tripe in the second half of the piece.
- I've said all the negative things I'm going to say, and I refuse to find anything positive about this irritatingly mindless tripe.
- The unadulterated tripe about food, the rise of the celebrity chef, cooking and all the pretentious cant that goes with it, is beyond me.
- This tripe, trivia and tosh poisons British politics and belittles us all
- I stopped reading the drivel Bill spouts a long time ago, until people started referencing his nonsense on their weblogs - usually in anger to whatever tripe he was bashing out.
- Even if you take that deep breath, you will find that the capacity for people to say completely ridiculous, stupid, insensitive and inconsiderate tripe knows no bounds.
- I saw bank tellers in cheap suits talking tripe to gullible secretaries.
- And the attacks on his parents and even his town as a ‘breeding ground of liberal parenting’ just reeks of so much narrow-minded patriotic tripe.
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