Word of the day: Torta (Cake/Pie)

Torta (tor-ta) Feminine singular noun

FullSizeRender (1).jpgLa torta – The cake/pie

Le torte – The cakes/pies

Vuoi una fetta di torta? – Would you like a slice of cake?

E’ la ciliegina sulla torta – It’s the cherry on top (lit. It’s the little cherry on the cake).

Come potete vedere dal grafico a torta…. – As you can see from the pie chart…

Per il suo compleanno Luke vuole una torta al cioccolato – For his birthday Luke wants a chocolate cake.

Adesso metti la torta in forno per mezz’ora – Now put the cake in the oven for half hour.

Non ho mai mangiato la torta alle noci pecan – I never had a pecan pie.

Quella pasticceria fa delle ottime torte – That bakery makes great cakes.

Preferisco le torte fatte a mano – I prefer homemade cakes.

E’ stata una bella festa, peccato che la torta di compleanno non fosse buona – It was a lovely party, pity that the birthday cake wasn’t good.

Mia mamma fa la migliore torta di mele del mondo – My mum makes the best apple pie in the world.

Mi puoi dare la ricetta di questa torta? – Can you give me the recipe for this cake?

La torta nuziale aveva quattro piani – The wedding cake had four tiers.

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