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Portuguese - English dictionary of food terms

A-Z of Portuguese Food Terms

PortugueseEnglish
A
açúcarsugar
água com gássparkling water
alhogarlic
almondegasmeatballs
alpercesapricots
ameijoasclams
ananáspineapple
arrozrice
assadoroast
atumtuna
azeitonasolives
B
bacalhaucodfish
bananabanana
besugosea bream
bifesteak
biscoitobiscuit
bolocake
borregolamb
C
cabritokid (goat)
caracóissnail
caranguejocrab
cavalamackerel
cebolaonion
chátea
chouriçospicy sausage
coelhorabbit
cogumelosmushrooms
costeletaschops
couvecabbage
D
dobradatripe
douraddasea bass
E
enguiaseel
ervilhaspeas
F
febraspork steaks
feijõesbeans
filetefillet (fish)
framboesasrasberries
frangochicken
fritofried
G
gambasprawns
geladoicecream
guisadostew
I
iscasliver
L
lagostalobster
laranjaorange
leitemilk
leitãosuckling pig
legumesvegetables
limãolemon
linguadosole
lombofillet
lulassquid
M
maçaapple
manteigabutter
mariscosshellfish
melanciawatermelon
mexilhõesmussels
molhosauce
morangostrawberry
O
omleteomlette
ostrasoysters
ovoegg
P
pãobread
peixefish
pescadahake
pescadinhawhiting
pêssegopeach
pimentapepper
pimentogreen pepper
piri-pirichilli sauce
polvooctopus
porcopork
presuntoham
Q
queijocheese
R
romaspomegranates
S
salsalt
saladasalad
salmonetered mullet
salsichassausages
sanduíchesandwich
sardinhassardines
sobremesadessert
sopasoup
T
torradatoast
trutatrout
U
uvasgrapes
V
vaca (carne de)beef
vinagrevinegar
vitelaveal