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Spanish Word of the Day: Requesón

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Léxico relacionado con los postres II

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 11/6/2003
Word: Requesón
(re-que-SÓN),sustantivo masculino
English: cottage cheese
Etymology: Re-queso, del latín caseus
Meaning: Masa blanca y mantecosa que se hace cuajando la leche en moldes de mimbres por entre los cuales se escurre el suero sobrante.
Topic:Léxico relacionado con los postres II

“El requesón es una cosa muy jodida y se estropea enseguida.”

Manuel Vázquez Montalbán, Los mares del sur, Biblioteca Carvalho, Planeta Agostini.