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15 Foods You’re Saying Wrong

18.11.14 Learn, Play Blog SumoSalad
15 foods you're saying wrong

Are you avoiding ordering the quinoa or acai because they’re words you might be saying wrong? Never fear, Sumo is here to help alleviate your word stress.

We’ve pulled together a list of 15 often mispronounced foodie words to help make ordering your favourites a little easier.

Less KIN-no-AH and more KEEN-wah, please.

 

1.      Aïoli (“ay-OH-lee”; “i-OH-lee”)

2.      Açaí (“ah-sigh-EE”)

3.      Anise (“AN-ihss”)

4.      Bruschetta (“broo-SKET-ta”)

5.      Croissant (“kwah-SAHN”; “KWAH-sawn”; “kruh-SAHNT”)

6.      Edamame (“eh-dah-MAH-meh”)

7.      Hummus (“HOOM-uhs”)

8.      Kefir (“keh-FEER”)

9.      Macaron (“mak-uh-RUH”)

10.    Mascarpone (“mas-kar-POH-nay; mas-kahr-POH-nay”)

11.    Prosciutto (“proh-SHOO-toh”)

12.    Quinoa (“KEEN-wah”)

13.    Radicchio (“rah-DEE-kee-oh”)

14.    Tzatziki (“dzah-DZEE-kee”)

15.    Worcestershire (“WOOS-tuhr-shuhr”; “WOOS-tuhr-sheer”)

 

Go forth and order confidently!

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