Food Dictionary

Foods That Start With R

In this post, I list various kinds of food that begin with the letter R. See the whole food dictionary! Raclette du Valais Swiss semi-hard cheese, made from unpasteurized Alpine cow’s milk. It has a strong, pungent flavor and it is used usually grated or melted. Raclette originated in the … Read more

Food Dictionary

Foods That Start With Q

In this post, I list various kinds of food that begin with the letter Q. See the whole food dictionary! Qatayef Small-size pastry filled with sweet cream or nuts. This is an Arabic specialty, made from flour, water, yeast, and baking powder. The batter is cooked in a skillet on … Read more

Food Dictionary

Foods That Start With P

In this post, I list various kinds of food that begin with the letter P. See the whole food dictionary! Paella Traditional Spanish dishes made of rice as the main ingredient. It originated in Valencia (paella means “frying pan” in the Valencian language). This famous dish has many varieties, but usually contains … Read more

Food Dictionary

Foods That Start With F

In this post, I list various kinds of food that begin with the letter F. See the whole food dictionary! Fajitas Strips of meat marinated in lime juice, oil, garlic, and spices and grilled or cooked with sliced peppers and onions. This Texan-Mexican American dish is traditionally served in a … Read more

Ounces (Oz) to Quarts (Qt) Conversion

How many Ounces in a Quart?

I often need to look up conversion rates for fluid ounces (oz) to quarts (qt) and back, so I made a small calculator and a cheat sheet. Oz to Qt Calculator OZ QRT Or here’s a cheat sheet you can print out: Fluid ounces (oz) Quarts (qt) 1 0.03125 4 … Read more

Food Dictionary

Foods That Start With E

In this post, I list various kinds of food that begin with the letter D. See the whole food dictionary! Éclair A decadent French dessert that consists of a pastry filled with a cream or custard and covered with icing. It was invented by French Chef Antonin Carême who named … Read more

Food Dictionary

Foods That Start With D

In this post, I list various kinds of food that begin with the letter D. See the whole food dictionary! Daikon A white root vegetable with green leaves, a type of winter radish. It is native to East Asia and a popular ingredient in Japanese and Chinese cuisine. It has … Read more

Food Dictionary

Foods That Start With C

In this post, I list various kinds of food that begin with the letter C. See the whole food dictionary! Cabbage Large, round-shaped, green or red cruciferous vegetable. It consists of a firm stalk with smooth leaves around it. Cabbages are a rich source of vitamins B, C and K, … Read more

Food Dictionary

Foods That Start With B

In this post, I list various kinds of food that begin with the letter B. See the whole food dictionary! Baba Ghanoush Middle Eastern specialty made of broiled or roasted eggplant combined with tahini, lemon juice, olive oil, and salt with additional seasoning based on the origin of the recipe. … Read more

Food Dictionary

Foods That Start With A

In this post, I list various kinds of food that begin with the letter A. See the whole food dictionary! Abalone Abalone is a sea snail, a member of the molluscan class Gastropoda. It has an oval-shaped shell that contains a rich, salty, and buttery flavored meat that can be … Read more