Creme de (batata) Baroa com alho-porro

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13:55 Nov 29, 2009
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Cooking / Culinary
Portuguese term or phrase: Creme de (batata) Baroa com alho-porro
Cardápio Contemporâneo (Brasil - Rio de Janeiro)
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Summary of answers provided
5 +1Creamed potato with leek (US) or 'Mashed potato with leek' (UK)
Dr Lofthouse
4 +1creamed white potato whit leek
silvia367325
4Batata baroa purée with leeks
Amy Duncan
4creamed cassava with leek
Verginia Ophof
3Creamed "Batata Baroa" with leeks
Lucy Phillips
Summary of reference entries provided
silvia367325

Discussion entries: 1





  

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11 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Creamed potato with leek (US) or 'Mashed potato with leek' (UK)


Explanation:
depends on US or UK English

Dr Lofthouse
United Kingdom
Local time: 08:45
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in ItalianItalian

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Isabel Maria Almeida
2 mins

neutral  Fernando Domeniconi: mas batata baroa nao e mandioquinha? (desculpe a falta de acentos neste computador)
10 mins
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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
Creamed "Batata Baroa" with leeks


Explanation:
I think you can use the Portuguese term as there is no well-known English translation for this vegetable:

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Note added at 1 hr (2009-11-29 15:29:57 GMT)
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From a Kitchen in Brazil
A grilled T-Bone loves mashed potatoes, but a South American, grass-fed Bife de Tira or Baby Beef Steak loves mashed batata baroa. ...
kitcheninbrazil.wordpress.com/ - Cached - Similar

Bugigangas: Back to food blogging...Batata Baroa
1 Jul 2009 ... Mashed batata baroa, anyhow. I assumed it would be all potato-like...until I began peeling them. They gave off this faint nutty floral aroma ...
jennainrio.blogspot.com/.../back-to-food-bloggingbatata-baroa.html - Cached


    Reference: http://jennainrio.blogspot.com/2009/07/back-to-food-blogging...
    Reference: http://kitcheninbrazil.wordpress.com/
Lucy Phillips
United Kingdom
Local time: 08:45
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 2
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29 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
creamed white potato whit leek


Explanation:
sugestão

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Note added at 30 mins (2009-11-29 14:25:30 GMT)
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with leek

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Note added at 2 hrs (2009-11-29 16:42:52 GMT)
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Sorry! The correct is white carrot.

silvia367325
Brazil
Local time: 04:45
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in category: 8

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  Dr Lofthouse: all potatoes are 'white'
34 mins
  -> you are right, the word is white carrot, not white potato

agree  SilkePlaum
2 days 3 hrs
  -> Obrigada, SilkePlaum!
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3 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
creamed cassava with leek


Explanation:
suggestion

Verginia Ophof
Belize
Local time: 01:45
Works in field
Native speaker of: English
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5 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
Batata baroa purée with leeks


Explanation:
http://tinyurl.com/ygqu4mp
I've been seeing "batata baroa puree" on fancy restaurants' menus for a while, but as I don't actually eat at such places, I never had the opportunity for a taste test.



Amy Duncan
Brazil
Local time: 04:45
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 43
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Reference comments


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Reference

Reference information:
Batata baroa é mandioquinha.

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Note added at 25 mins (2009-11-29 14:20:59 GMT)
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Mandioquinha ou batata-baroa (Arracacia xanthorrhiza) é um tubérculo comestível muito usado na ... Obtido em "http://pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mandioquinha" ...
pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mandioquinha -

silvia367325
Brazil
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
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