English Food Nouns Translated to Mexican (Baja Sur) Spanish

A few food and cooking names in both English and Mexican Spanish as used in Baja California Sur.

Allspice = pimienta gorda
Anise = anís
Arrowroot = arrurruz
Artichoke = alcachofa
Baking Powder = polvo para hornear, Royal (brand name like Kleenex)
Baking soda = bicarbonato de sodio
Barley (pearl) = cebada perla
Basil = albahaca
Bay Leaf = laurel
Beans (Fava / Broad) = Habas
Bean (Mung) = poroto chino / soja verde
Bean (Navy/White) = alubia
Black-eyed Pea = frijol horimón
Capers = Alcaparras
Caraway = alcaravea, comino de prado
Cardamom = Cardamomo
Cashew = nuez de la India, anacardo, marañón
Cereal Germ = germen de cereal
Chard = acelga
Chive = cebolleta, cebollín
Coriander = semilla de cilantro
Corn = see Maize
Cornstarch = fécula de maiz
Couscous = cuscús
Cranberry = arándano
Cumin = comino
Dill = eneldo
Eggplant = berenjena
Fennel = hinojo
Hominy = maiz pozolero
Leek = poro
Maize (plant) = maiz
Maize (whole kernel) = elote
Marjoram = mejorano
Millet = mijo
Mint = menta
Molasses = melaza (subst. piloncillo)
Mustard = mostaza
Nutmeg = nuez moscada
Oat(s) = avena
Oats (rolled) = hojuelas de avena
Okra = quimbombó or guigambó
Oregano = orégano
Passion fruit = granada china / maracuyá
Paprika = pimentón
Parsley = perejil
Pea = chícharo
Peanut butter = crema de cacahuate
Pecan halves = nuez pelada (tree = nogal pecanero)
Peppermint = menta piperita
Poppyseed = adormidera
Pumpkin seed = pepita de calabaza
Quinoa = quinua
Rosemary = romero
Rhubarb = ruibarbo
Rutabaga (swede/yellow turnip) = nabo sueco, nabicol, colinabo o naba
Rye (grain) = centeno
Safflower = cártamo
Saffron = azafrán
Sage = salvia
Savory = saturega
Sesame Seed = ajonjolí
Spearmint = hierbabuena o yerba buena
Spelt = escanda, escandia, espelta
Sunflower = girasol
Sweet potatoe = camote
Tarragon = estragón
Thyme = tomillo
Tumeric = cúrcuma
Turnip (white) = nabo
Vanilla = vainilla
Walnut = nuez de castilla (tree/color = nogal)
Wintermint = axocopaque
Wheatgerm = germen de trigo

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