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17:12 Mar 10, 2008
English to Spanish translations [PRO] Art/Literary - Food & Drink
English term or phrase:ooey-gooey
This is used to describe and advertise ice-cream in a positive way. All I have found so far is "empalagoso" which sounds too negative. Thanks for all your help.
Explanation: Tricky one this one because, as you so rightly say, we want a positive term. And colloquial at that...
My first idea turns out to have been "used" already: "luego presenta una capa de nata, pero que nata!Es muy cremosa y esta "De rechupete". " http://www.dooyoo.es/helados/frigo-solero/opiniones/ - which makes me feel a bit more confident. But still failing to find anything quite so expressive and related.
Hence my flight of fancy for the second option.... See what you think!!
Noni Gilbert Spain Local time: 03:03 Works in field Native speaker of: English PRO pts in category: 32