el tocino
-the bacon
See the entry for tocino.


Food Vocabulary 
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (culinary)
a. bacon
Voy a freír un poco de tocino para desayunar.I'm going to fry up some bacon for breakfast.
b. fat
Pon un tocino en la sartén y cuando esté muy caliente, echa el huevo.Put some fat in the pan and when it's really hot, drop the egg in.
c. pork fat
Recuerda botar el tocino en la basura y no dejarlo escurrir en el lavabo.Remember to throw the pork fat in the trash and not let it drain in the sink.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (para cocinar)
a. pork o bacon fat
tocino entreveradopork fat containing streaks of meat
2. (beicon)
Regionalism used in Mexico
a. bacon
tocino de cielodessert made of syrup and eggs
1 (grasa) salted fresh lard; (con vetas de carne) salt pork; [de panceta] bacon
tocino entreverado tocino veteado streaky bacon
tocino de cielo
tocinillo de cielo See culture box in entry tocinillo.
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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