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1 sifón de litro

English translation: I litre jug

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14:10 Oct 20, 2006
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Cooking / Culinary / Recipe
Spanish term or phrase: 1 sifón de litro
This term appears in a recipe for chilled semolina:

Sémola helada de aceite de oliva con pan tostado y ajo

1 litro de aceite de oliva Basilippo arbequina
20 litros de nitrógeno líquido
*1 sifón de litro*

It also appears in another recipe as:

1 sifon de ½ litro

Many thanks!
Lisa Roberts
France
Local time: 17:12
English translation:I litre jug
Explanation:
In USA, "liter"

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Note added at 3 mins (2006-10-20 14:14:17 GMT)
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Unless they mkea a "syphon" which is for carbonated liquids.

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Note added at 3 mins (2006-10-20 14:14:52 GMT)
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Sorry, "mkea" = mean

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Note added at 4 mins (2006-10-20 14:15:41 GMT)
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DRAE: Sifón: Botella, generalmente de cristal, cerrada herméticamente con una tapa por la que pasa un sifón, cuyo tubo tiene una llave para abrir o cerrar el paso del agua cargada de ácido carbónico que aquella contiene.

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Note added at 6 mins (2006-10-20 14:17:54 GMT)
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Or it could be this type of siphon/syphon: Tubo encorvado que sirve para sacar líquidos del vaso que los contiene, haciéndolos pasar por un punto superior a su nivel.
They would use it to pour the liquid nitrogen:

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Note added at 8 mins (2006-10-20 14:19:27 GMT)
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Although it looks a bit complicated:
http://images.google.com/images?svnum=10&hl=en&lr=&q=syphon&...
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neilmac
Spain
Local time: 17:12
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I litre jug


Explanation:
In USA, "liter"

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 3 mins (2006-10-20 14:14:17 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Unless they mkea a "syphon" which is for carbonated liquids.

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 3 mins (2006-10-20 14:14:52 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Sorry, "mkea" = mean

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 4 mins (2006-10-20 14:15:41 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

DRAE: Sifón: Botella, generalmente de cristal, cerrada herméticamente con una tapa por la que pasa un sifón, cuyo tubo tiene una llave para abrir o cerrar el paso del agua cargada de ácido carbónico que aquella contiene.

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 6 mins (2006-10-20 14:17:54 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Or it could be this type of siphon/syphon: Tubo encorvado que sirve para sacar líquidos del vaso que los contiene, haciéndolos pasar por un punto superior a su nivel.
They would use it to pour the liquid nitrogen:

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 8 mins (2006-10-20 14:19:27 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Although it looks a bit complicated:
http://images.google.com/images?svnum=10&hl=en&lr=&q=syphon&...

neilmac
Spain
Local time: 17:12
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Native speaker of: English
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Grading comment
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