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habitas tiernas

English translation: tender baby beans

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Spanish term or phrase:habitas tiernas
English translation:tender baby beans
Entered by: Marian Greenfield
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19:23 Jan 13, 2002
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: habitas tiernas
These are placed on a plate with an artichoke timbale and garlic cream. Please help!
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United Kingdom
Local time: 17:58
tender baby beans
Explanation:
habas = beans
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Marian Greenfield
Local time: 12:58
Grading comment
I can't tell how sick I am of these menus. Thanks very much indeed!
Joanna
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
4 +1tender baby beans
Marian Greenfield
4lima beans
Sue Horn


  

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1 min   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
tender baby beans


Explanation:
habas = beans

Marian Greenfield
Local time: 12:58
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 14613
Grading comment
I can't tell how sick I am of these menus. Thanks very much indeed!
Joanna

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agree  Rick Henry
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2 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
lima beans


Explanation:
In Colombia, at least, habas are lima beans. They are often eaten deep fried, which is an improvement over my Mom's recipe of over-cooking the canned variety, guaranteeing that none of her daughters would ever eat them again!

Good luck.

Sue Horn
United States
Local time: 12:58
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 118
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