aclarar

to clear up

actualizarse

to be up-to-date

advertir (e:ie)

to warn

alabar

to praise (religious)

alardear (de)

to boast (of)

antojarse

to have a craving for, to feel like

arder

to burn (passive)

batir

to beat (cooking)

calentar (e:ie)

to heat

canturrear

to hum

cocer (o:ue)

to boil; to cook (passive)

cortar

to cut

degustar

to taste; to sample

ensuciarse

to get dirty

freír (e:i)

to fry

hervir (e:ie)

to boil

mezclar

to mix

remojar

to soak

morder (o:ue)

to bite

picar

to itch; to sting; to be spicy; to dice; to snack

quedarse

to stay

quemar

to burn (active)

quitar

to remove

rechazar

to reject

sofreír (e:i)

to sauté

tapar

to cover

trocear

to chop

añadir a

to add to

servir con (e:i)

to serve with

acordarse de (o:ue)

to remember

llenarse de

to fill up with

provenir de

to come from (origin)

insistir en

to insist on

apostar por (o:ue)

to bet on

el aceite de oliva

the olive oil

el apetito

the appetite

el aroma

the aroma

el asa

the semi-circular handle

el batido de chocolate

the chocolate shake; the chocolate milk

el bizcocho

the spongecake

el barro

the clay

la canela

the cinnamon

la cáscara

the (egg) shell; the rind

el/la comensal

the table guest

la comida para llevar

the take-out food

la corteza

the skin (of fruit)

el cubierto

the place setting (at a table); the piece of cutlery

el cultivo

the crop

la debilidad

the weakness

el diente de ajo

the clove of garlic

el éxito

the success

el fogón

the stove; the burner

la golosina, el dulce

the candy

la grasa

the fat

el gusto

the taste

la harina

the flour

el horno de leña

the wood-burning oven

la loza

the china

el manjar

the delicacy

la masa

the dough

la mazorca

the corncob

la mezcla

the mixture

la miel

the honey

la miga de pan

the breadcrumb

el parador

the state-owned hotel (Spain)

la (uva) pasa

the raisin

la pastilla

the tablet; the pill

la pechuga

the breast (of fowl)

el pedazo, el trozo

the piece

la piel

the skin (of meat)

el/la propietario/a

the owner

el puerto

the port

el puñado

the fistful

el recipiente

the container

el sabor

the flavor

la sazón

the seasoning

la semilla

the seed

la tajada

the slice

la taza

the cup

la velada

the evening; the get-together

acogedor/a(s)

cozy; welcoming

adecuado/a(s)

appropriate

amargo/a(s)

bitter

amenazador/a(s)

threatening

amplio/a(s)

wide

congelado/a(s)

frozen

contundente(s)

convincing; conclusive

copioso/a(s)

abundant

crudo/a(s)

raw

cubierto/a(s)

covered

desapercibido/a(s)

unnoticed

eficaz(ces)

effective; efficient

esmerado/a(s)

careful; meticulous

espeluznante(s)

horrifying

espeso/a(s)

thick; dense

goloso/a(s)

having a sweet tooth

étnico/a(s)

ethnic

lleno/a(s)

full

pegajoso/a(s)

sticky

rico/a(s)

delicious

salado/a(s)

salty

seco/a(s)

dry

sorprendente(s)

surprising

soso/a(s)

bland

abrir el apetito

to whet someone's appetite

además de

besides; apart from

al alcance de

within reach of

al fin y al cabo

finally

al gusto (de)

to one's liking

dar(le) hambre (a alguien)

to make someone hungry

dar(le) sed (a alguien)

to make someone thirsty

dar(le) asco (a alguien)

to disgust (someone)

dar(le) rabia (a alguien)

to make (someone) angry

(no) entrar en la cabeza

to (not) understand

(no) entrar por los ojos

to be easy (hard) on the eyes

estar a cargo de

to be in charge of

estar harto/a(s) de

to be sick of

estar para chuparse los dedos

to be finger-licking good

hace un rato

a while ago

hacerse la boca agua

to make one's mouth water

ponerse manos a la obra

to get to work

merecer la pena (zco)

to be worthwhile

no poder ni ver (algo/a alguien)

to not be able to stand (something/someone)

nunca digas de esta agua no beberé

you never know

el poder adquisitivo

the purchasing power

poner el mantel / la mesa

to set the table

ponerse como una sopa

to get soaked

ponerse como un tomate

to get very red

ser como pan comido

to be easy

ser más bueno que el pan

to be the salt of the earth (to be very kind)

tener buena (mala) pinta

to look good (bad)

tener mala uva

to have a bad temper; to be in a bad mood

valer la pena

to be worth it

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