Hi! Ready for another free Portuguese lesson for foreigners? Today we are going to learn all about the herbs and spices in Portuguese. Can you say saffron in Portuguese? You’ll learn today!
Learning herbs and spices in Portuguese
Seasonings are very important when it comes to cooking, right? They give a special flavor to our food! So, let’s learn how to say the herbs and spices in Portuguese with this Video Dica. And tell us, what’s your favorite spice?
Some names that you’ll learn today are not only herbs and spices, we’ll learn some vegetables to season food too, as they are often used to add flavor we are going to group them in with the spices in Portuguese, okay?
Pay attention to the names of the main seasonings and repeat to say them correctly:
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Practice a little bit more
Practice a little bit more the herbs and spices and vegetables that you learned in our video:
Herbs and Spices in Portuguese Vocabulary List
Take a look at the vocabulary you’ve learned:
|Açafrão||Turmeric (can be saffron but this is unusual)|
|Cebolinha||Chives / Spring onions / green onions|
|Cheiro Verde||Parsley and Green Onions|
|Pimenta Calabresa||Dried chili pepper|
|Pimenta do reino||Black pepper|
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Exercise for Herbs and Spices in Portuguese
Today’s Dica was very chill, right? So let’s see if you really got it! Answer this quiz without looking at the content above!
Can you name the spices?
Extra question: Do you know which one of these herbs or spices is very important to make our famous Brazilian beans? And do you remember how to say turmeric in Portuguese?
That’s it!! See you soon in the next Dica!
The spice very important to make beans is Louro! And saffron in Portuguese is Açafrão.