Botargo
Botargo Bo*tar"go, n. [It. bottarga, bottarica; or Sp. botarga; a kind of large sausages, a sort of wide breeches: cf. F. boutargue.] A sort of cake or sausage, made of the salted roes of the mullet, much used on the coast of the Mediterranean as an incentive to drink. [1913 Webster]

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  • Botargo — Botargo, also called bottarga (Italian), poutargue or boutargue (French), botarga (Spanish), batarekh (Arabic) or avgotaraho (Greek αυγοτάραχο) is a Mediterranean delicacy of cured fish roe.Sometimes called the poor man s caviar, botargo is the… …   Wikipedia

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  • Roe — or hard roe is the fully ripe internal ovaries or egg masses of fish and certain marine animals, such as shrimp, scallop and sea urchins. As a seafood roe is used both as a cooked ingredient in many dishes and as a raw ingredient.Caviar is a name …   Wikipedia

  • Karasumi — Taiwanese mullet roe drying in open air. The roe is deveined, and progressively pressed, dehydrated and salted until the desired firmness or texture is achieved. Mullet roe is considered a delicacy in Taiwan as well as in Japan. Karasumi… …   Wikipedia

  • Myeongran — In Korean cuisine Myeongran or Myeongran jeot (명란젓) (Korean pronunciation: [mjʌŋnandʑʌt]) is a jeotgal (salted fermented seafood) made with the roe of flathead mullet or pollock and seasoned with chili pepper powder. It is commonly served as …   Wikipedia

  • boutargue — poutargue [ putarg ] ou boutargue [ butarg ] n. f. • 1751, 1534; provenç. boutargo, ar. boutharka ♦ Masse d œufs de mulet pressés, salés, enrobés de cire. Faire du tarama avec de la poutargue. ● poutargue ou boutargue nom féminin (provençal… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Potargo — Po*tar go, n. [Cf. {Botargo}.] A kind of sauce or pickle. King. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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