Pho, Bruschetta and 13 Other Common Food Words You’re Mispronouncing


It’s that moment when you’re eyeballing a dish on the menu with a name you’re not quite sure how to pronounce. Seared Foie gras with sautéed pears wrapped in phyllo dough. You feel like you’re back in kindergarten and the teacher is asking you to read “Where the Wild Things Are” to the class. You momentarily consider ordering the grilled cheese burger instead, because at least you can’t fuck that up.


Well, we’ve got your back. After running a quick poll, we gathered the top mispronounced food terms — just make sure you’re ready for a low key foodie shock. Turns out, you’ve probably been saying bruschetta wrong your entire life and no, that’s not the way to say hors d’oeuvre (unless you really want to offend your date).

So check out the video below and see how many out of the 15 food terms you get correct!

Recipes Video

Video Recipe: Peach Brulee Burrata Bruschetta

Chef John from Foodwishes does it again! Peach Brulee Burrata Bruschetta, just rolls off the tongue doesn’t it? When I saw this video I think I almost passed out from joy. The mere idea of this beautiful creation come together right before my eyes almost made me cry. That may be a little bit of an exaggeration, but still. This is amazing. Check out the video recipe below to make some magic happen in your kitchen. God knows every kitchen needs one of these in it. (Thx foodwishes)


Craving: Bruschetta

There is something about the combination of tomatoes and anything vinegary that makes me weak in the knees. Why? I am not sure, but bruschette is defiantly one of my favorite dishes of all times. (Thx cooks-catering)