Vieira – My Spanish Word Of The Day 3/28/2017

La vieira es un marisco caracteristico de Galicia.

¡Hola!

My Spanish word of the day is:

la vieira

scallop; scallop shell

Example Sentences:

La vieira es un marisco caracteristico de Galicia.  (The scallop is a type of seafood characteristic of Galicia.)

La vieira es un símbolo de los peregrinos a Santiago de Compostelo.  (The scallop shell is a symbol of the pilgrimages to Santiago de Compostela.)

Buceamos y vimos muchas ostras y vieiras.  (We went diving and saw many oysters and scallops.)

En la playa encontré muchas vieiras blancas que utilicé como decoración.  (I found many white scallop shells on the beach and used them as decorations.)

I learned my Spanish word of the day while reading a nice recipe blog called Miami Cuisine.  The blog post for today is called: Sweet And Sour Scallops/Vieiras Dulces Y Agrias.  You can read recipes in both Spanish and English at this wonderful blog.

¡Adiós!

Image Credit: Google Images For ReUse – http://www.iguaria.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/receitas-vieiras-fritas.jpg

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