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English translation: phyllo / filo / fillo pastry triangles

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Spanish term or phrase:brewa / briwat
English translation:phyllo / filo / fillo pastry triangles
Entered by: Bubo Coromandus
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15:26 Feb 13, 2012
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Cooking / Culinary / restaurant menu dessert - Mallorca
Spanish term or phrase: brewa
dessert from a Mallorcan menu: "Dulce árabe (brewa rellena de cacahuetes rebozada en miel con sésamo)".

Many thanks for all ideas.
Bubo Coromandus
philo pastry triangles
Explanation:
"brewa" o "briwat" (tiene varias formas de escribirlo) es como una masa philo (pasta filo) cortada en triángulos, que se rellena con distintos ingredientes, típica de los platos de la cocina árabe, tanto dulces como salados.

http://www.elmundo.es/elmundo/2010/08/06/andalucia/128109427...
http://desdenuestracocina.blogspot.com/2009/06/briwat-de-alm...
http://recipes.howstuffworks.com/tools-and-techniques/how-to...

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Note added at 42 minutos (2012-02-13 16:08:55 GMT)
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Sugiero que dejes el término en el idioma original, y que agregues una nota del traductor explicando si corresponde.

Saludos,
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Paola Giardina
Argentina
Local time: 09:32
Grading comment
thank you so much Paola! The second photo down http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phyllo captioned "Pastry made with phyllo" seems to show these triangles.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
4 +3philo pastry triangles
Paola Giardina
Summary of reference entries provided
briwat refs.
Rachel Fell

Discussion entries: 2





  

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17 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +3
philo pastry triangles


Explanation:
"brewa" o "briwat" (tiene varias formas de escribirlo) es como una masa philo (pasta filo) cortada en triángulos, que se rellena con distintos ingredientes, típica de los platos de la cocina árabe, tanto dulces como salados.

http://www.elmundo.es/elmundo/2010/08/06/andalucia/128109427...
http://desdenuestracocina.blogspot.com/2009/06/briwat-de-alm...
http://recipes.howstuffworks.com/tools-and-techniques/how-to...

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Note added at 42 minutos (2012-02-13 16:08:55 GMT)
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Sugiero que dejes el término en el idioma original, y que agregues una nota del traductor explicando si corresponde.

Saludos,

Paola Giardina
Argentina
Local time: 09:32
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
thank you so much Paola! The second photo down http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phyllo captioned "Pastry made with phyllo" seems to show these triangles.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Lisa McCarthy: Si, me parece que es esto. Pero se escribe como 'phyllo' o 'filo'. Lo más común es 'filo'.
3 mins
  -> Hola, sí...hay varias formas de escribirlo, proviene de una transcripción. Gracias.

agree  Gallagy: Filo
45 mins
  -> Gracias!

agree  Jane Martin
16 hrs
  -> Tks Jane!
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Reference comments


23 hrs peer agreement (net): +2
Reference: briwat refs.

Reference information:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bzavLYzRlXw
http://www.cliffordawright.com/caw/recipes/display/bycountry...
http://www.yabiladi.com/forum/moroccan-recipes-english-44-32...

Rachel Fell
United Kingdom
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 180

Peer comments on this reference comment (and responses from the reference poster)
agree  neilmac: Similar to the spanakopita or börek /burek family of baked or fried filled pastries...
3 hrs
  -> Yes, thank you neilmac - yum ;-)
agree  Gallagy: yum is right! Love this bit ...once they are fried, all the imperfections will disappear :-) IE once they're fried, they're history! (and walnuts/cinnamon counteract cholesterol effect of butter
1 day12 hrs
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