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shortcrust also: shortcrust pastry
Pronunciation: /ˈʃɔːtkrʌst/

Translation of shortcrust in Spanish:


  • (British English)
    pasta (feminine) quebradiza (tipo de masa para empanadas, tartas etc)
    Example sentences
    • If good shortcrust had been used instead of filo, the same ingredients could have shone.
    • Line a large 9-inch pie plate or flan dish with shortcrust pastry, oatmeal pastry or potato.
    • Arrange the prunes on top and cover with shortcrust pastry.
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