Yes, you may well look twice at the title it does look a bit dubious. However, it is merely a reflection of the Spanish word for “raw” which is “crudo”. So, every time that recipe tells you to use a raw egg, raw meat or to serve your vegetables raw, they not being “crude” at all. Sorry to disappoint you. A crude person would be “grosero”, or “grosera” if it were a she. To remember the Spanish word perhaps think if “crude oil”, which doesn’t mean it comes out of the ground shouting out rude words.
Posted by: janecronin | July 22, 2012
Spanish English translations – to eat it crude
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