Cooking in English – Brownies

Brownies

Recipe
Peanut Butter Batter Brownie Batter
3/4 cups (190 grams) of smooth peanut butter 3 ounces (85 grams) unsweetened cholocate
2/3 cups (135 grams) granulated sugar 1/2 cup (115 grams) unsalted butter
1 large egg 1 1/4 cups (250 grams) granulated sugar
1/4 teaspoon vanilla extra 2 large eggs
a couple pinches of coarse sea salt. 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/2 teaspoon coarse sea salt
2/3 cup (85 grams) flour

Vocabulary

State aid: Commission approves Spanish “umbrella” scheme to support economy in coronavirus outbreak

More specifically, under this “umbrella” scheme, the Spanish authorities will be able to provide liquidity support to self-employed, small and medium-sized entreprises (SMEs) and large companies in the form of direct grants, repayable advances, tax and payment advantages, guarantees on loans and subsidised interest rates for loans.

This is a HUGE deal that will hopefully move things forward and help companies with the incredibly difficult decisions they need to be making today about the futures of their employees and company. Click here to read the full report.

PLaza en Uruena

Welcomed and feared: How tourists in Spain are being received amid the coronavirus crisis… El Pais

“We are only asking for the same level of responsibility in the village as is practiced in the city – masks and safe distancing measures,” he says. “That people don’t let their guard down just because a village seems like a safer place.”

While reading this quote, it made me realize not just how important it is for us to be careful when going on vacation for our own health, but to also consider the people in the towns we will be visiting. We all feel like we are ‘safer’ in villages but only if we keep people safe there. Click here to read the full article.