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Poner a punto de sal

English translation: Add salt to taste

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Spanish term or phrase:Poner a punto de sal
English translation:Add salt to taste
Entered by: Sherry Godfrey
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10:09 Oct 28, 2007
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Cooking / Culinary
Spanish term or phrase: Poner a punto de sal
From a recipe:

Poner a punto de sal y espolvorear el perejil picado.

Thanks in advance!
Sherry Godfrey
Local time: 04:28
Put a pinch of salt
Explanation:
one option!

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Note added at 15 mins (2007-10-28 10:25:05 GMT)
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[PDF] CVNEWS 17Formato de archivo: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - Versión en HTML
Para finalizar se le añade el caldo, se le pone a punto de sal y una ... Finally, pour in the stock, a pinch of salt and once the mixture comes ...
www.comunitatvalenciana.com/cvnews/cvnews17.pdf - Páginas similares

[PDF] Escalope de Foie Gras d'Oie poêléeFormato de archivo: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - Versión en HTML
y poner a punto de sal y de. nuez moscada. Añadir la leche ... pepper and a pinch of salt and. deglaze with vinegar. Briefly sweat ...
www.rougie-usa.com/rougie-usa/downloads/escalope FG oie abr... - Páginas similares

[PDF] NCLR’07Formato de archivo: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - Versión en HTML
cocinado, las papas, la paleta de jamón, la col, un punto de sal la sazón. ... broth, cooked chorizo, potatoes, ham hock, ham, kale, pinch of salt and sazón ...
eltiempohispano.com/PDF/th78.pdf - Páginas similares



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Edward Tully
Local time: 04:28
Grading comment
That would be it!! Thanks Edward and everyone!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
4 +2Put a pinch of salt
Edward Tully


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14 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
Put a pinch of salt


Explanation:
one option!

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Note added at 15 mins (2007-10-28 10:25:05 GMT)
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[PDF] CVNEWS 17Formato de archivo: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - Versión en HTML
Para finalizar se le añade el caldo, se le pone a punto de sal y una ... Finally, pour in the stock, a pinch of salt and once the mixture comes ...
www.comunitatvalenciana.com/cvnews/cvnews17.pdf - Páginas similares

[PDF] Escalope de Foie Gras d'Oie poêléeFormato de archivo: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - Versión en HTML
y poner a punto de sal y de. nuez moscada. Añadir la leche ... pepper and a pinch of salt and. deglaze with vinegar. Briefly sweat ...
www.rougie-usa.com/rougie-usa/downloads/escalope FG oie abr... - Páginas similares

[PDF] NCLR’07Formato de archivo: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - Versión en HTML
cocinado, las papas, la paleta de jamón, la col, un punto de sal la sazón. ... broth, cooked chorizo, potatoes, ham hock, ham, kale, pinch of salt and sazón ...
eltiempohispano.com/PDF/th78.pdf - Páginas similares





Edward Tully
Local time: 04:28
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 96
Grading comment
That would be it!! Thanks Edward and everyone!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  ormiston: maybe ADD a pinch of salt sounds better
5 mins
  -> good idea! Thank you!

agree  Hermann: add
6 mins
  -> thank you!

agree  Yanet
11 mins
  -> thank you!

disagree  Caroline GALLAY: salt to your liking
52 mins
  -> please see note to NIkki below as to why your disagree is unjustified.

neutral  Rachel Fell: agree with carolinegallay - just "add salt" (meaning, to your liking/as much as is necessary) - whatever it is, it may need more than a pinch!
1 hr

agree  Carol Gullidge: "add salt to taste "or "season (according) to taste"
1 hr

disagree  Nikki Graham: agree with Carol, add salt to taste // it says A punto, not UN punto, it literally means put the right amount of salt in, in other words, as much as YOU the cook want, which may, or may not, be "a pinch"
6 hrs
  -> you seem to disagree with the original text, not the translation "to taste" is "a gusto", but in cooking instructions like these "poner un punto de sal" is "add a pinch of salt", Carol's suggestion was for style, that is why she put an agree...
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Changes made by editors
Oct 28, 2007 - Changes made by Sherry Godfrey:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/94337">Sherry Godfrey's</a> old entry - "Poner a punto de sal " » "Add salt to taste"
Oct 28, 2007 - Changes made by Sherry Godfrey:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/94337">Sherry Godfrey's</a> old entry - "Poner a punto de sal " » "Add salt to taste"
Oct 28, 2007 - Changes made by Sherry Godfrey:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/94337">Sherry Godfrey's</a> old entry - "Poner a punto de sal " » "Add a pinch of salt"


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