Turkish paste
noun see Turkish delight

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • turkish paste — noun see turkish delight * * * Turkish delight or Turkish paste, a jellylike candy made, usually in cubes dusted with powdered sugar, of sugar, water, gelatin, and flavoring …   Useful english dictionary

  • Turkish delight — or Turkish paste n. a kind of candy consisting of cubes of a flavored jellylike substance covered with powdered sugar …   English World dictionary

  • Turkish delight — noun Date: 1877 a jellylike or gummy confection usually cut in cubes and dusted with sugar called also Turkish paste …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Turkish delight — a candy made of fruit juice and gelatin, cubed and dusted with sugar. Also called Turkish paste. [1865 70] * * * …   Universalium

  • Turkish cuisine — Variety of Turkish Dishes Turkish cuisine (Turkish: Türk mutfağı) is largely the heritage of Ottoman cuisine, which can be described as a fusion and refinement of Central Asian, Middle Eastern and Balkan cuisines.[1] …   Wikipedia

  • Turkish delight — Turk′ish delight′ n. coo a candy made of fruit juice and gelatin, cubed and dusted with sugar. Also called Turk′ish paste′ • Etymology: 1865–70 …   From formal English to slang

  • List of Turkish desserts — A list of desserts from Turkish cuisine. * Acıbadem (Almond Cookie) * Aşure (Noah s pudding) * Baklava * Burma (Twisted) * Cezerye * Dilber Dudağı (Lady Lips) * Dondurma (İce cream) * Un Helvası (Flour Halva) * Güllaç * Hanım Göbeği (Lady Naval)… …   Wikipedia

  • fig paste — fig paste, Turkish confection, consisting of a semitransparent, sweetened, and flavored fig paste cut into small blocks and dusted with fine sugar; loukoum …   Useful english dictionary

  • Global cuisines — See also: Cuisine Hyderabadi Biryani, an Indian meat and rice dish …   Wikipedia

  • pottery — /pot euh ree/, n., pl. potteries. 1. ceramic ware, esp. earthenware and stoneware. 2. the art or business of a potter; ceramics. 3. a place where earthen pots or vessels are made. [1475 85; POTTER1 + Y3] * * * I One of the oldest and most… …   Universalium

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