cocido / puchero

English translation: stew / casserole

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Spanish term or phrase:cocido / puchero
English translation:stew / casserole
Entered by: Garboktrans

11:33 Jan 22, 2004
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Cooking / Culinary / cooking
Spanish term or phrase: cocido / puchero
These are usually translated as STEW, however, I need to differentiate them. "Puchero" here would be a more 'liquid' stew. Got any ideas?

Como puede ver, es muy parecido al típico cocido y se sirve de igual manera.
También se puede servir como un puchero, es decir...
Garboktrans
Spain
Local time: 21:54
casserole or ragout
Explanation:
How about one of these? or stock, if you want it really liquid?
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Giles Bickford
United Kingdom
Local time: 20:54
Grading comment
I used stew and casserole. Thanks to all of you!
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Summary of answers provided
5partial help
buadog
5casserole or ragout
Giles Bickford
4not casserole
Sheilann
4Chunky soup
nothing
4hotpot
Sheilann


  

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hotpot


Explanation:
Just a suggestion, based on the idea of Lancashire Hotpot and Irish Stew.

Sheilann
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Chunky soup


Explanation:
for puchero. It's used commercially (also big soup, but that's more the name of a range used by a particular brand)

nothing
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12 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
casserole or ragout


Explanation:
How about one of these? or stock, if you want it really liquid?

Giles Bickford
United Kingdom
Local time: 20:54
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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I used stew and casserole. Thanks to all of you!
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12 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
partial help


Explanation:
I'd work with synonyms such as pottage, hot-potch, soup, broth. As a matter of fact, in Spain the names of such dishes vary from region/town/family to the next a great deal. The way I see it (Andalusia), what they are calling a puchero is the cocido minus "la pringá" (meat-chicken separated to be eaten as second course or left-over)

buadog
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not casserole


Explanation:
a casserole is usually cooked in the oven. Cocido and Puchero are stewed over a flame.

Sheilann
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