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Learning Croatian for travel or study? Let’s try this term:
To say spicy in Croatian: začinjen
Say it out loud: “zah cheen yen“
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Some more helpful words in our Croatian Cooking Methods category:
baked – pečen (peh chen)
boiled – kuhan (koo hahn)
fried – prženi (pruh zhen ee)
grilled – s roštilja (sroash tee yah)
rare – još krvav (yoash krvahv)
raw – prijesan (pree yay sahn)
roasted – pečena (peh chen uh)
sauteed – dodatkom (doe daht kuhm)
spicy – začinjen (zah cheen yen)
stewed – pirjan (peer yahn)
stuffed – punjeni (poon yen ee)
well done – kuhani i (koo hahn ee ee)
And here’s how to say spicy in other languages!
Croatian–začinjen (zah cheen yen)
Czech–pikantní (pee kahnt nee)
Finnish–tulinen (tuh lih nehn)
French–épicé (epp ee say)
Italian–piccante (pee cahn tay)
Japanese–Karai (Kah Rah Ee)
Korean–Maeun (Mae Oon)
Polish–pikantny (pee can' tnyh)
Portuguese–Picante (pee kahn chee)
Russian–ostryu (oh stryu)
Spanish–picoso (pee koh so)
Swahili–yenye viungo (yeh n’yeh vee oo n’goh)
Turkish–baharatlı (bah hah raht lih)
When visiting the Croatian culture, be sure to ask for their "spicy" (začinjen) chicken or vegetables! You will be amazed at how good they are at mixing spices such that you can almost taste each spice separately!
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