Glossary Q

The food glossary +++ 'Quince', 'Qursan', 'Qaghaq ta\' l-ghasel'
Queso is a Spanish word for cheese
Other definition:
Queso is the Spanish word for "cheese".

Quarter in culinary term means (1) to divide into 4 equal parts (2) one fourth, as in one fourth cup of water; and (3) period of three months, as in a food should be eaten after a period of 3 months

Queso Anejo is a Spanish term meaning aged cheese.

Quince (Cydonia vulgaris) refers to a fruit that is related to the pear and grown in the Mediterranean, the Middle East and the United States.

Quinoa refers to a small, round, pale-brown grains look similar to millet and have a mild taste and a firm texture.

Quas chawal refers to Indian rice fried in ghee, and which is flavoured and coloured with saffron Quas chawal is also known as Kesar chaval