Russian word of the day: Простокваша

Oct 27, 2017

простоква́ша

pras-ta-kvá-sha

Noun , feminine

curdled milk, clabber, sour clotted milk

Examples

  • Простоква́ша - э́то кисломоло́чный проду́кт, кото́рый облада́ет высо́кой густото́й.

    pras-ta-kvá-sha - é-ta kees-la-ma-lóch-nyî pra-dúkt, ka-tó-ryî ab-la-dá-eet vy-só-kaî gus-ta-tóî

    Prostokvasha is a fermented milk product that has a high density.

  • Простоква́шу гото́вят из пастеризо́ванного молока́ и молочноки́слых бакте́рий.

    pras-ta-kvá-shu ga-tó-vyat eez pas-tye-ree-zó-va-na-va ma-la-ka ee ma-lóch-na-kées-lyh bak-té-reeî

    Prostokvasha is made of pasteurized milk and lactic acid bacteria.

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Related words and phrases

кефи́р [kee-féer] Noun , masculine
kefir, buttermilk
пельме́ни [peel'-myé-nee] Noun , plural
a dish of small pockets of dough filled with seasoned and minced meat
суп [sup] Noun , masculine
soup
борщ [borsch] Noun , masculine
borsch, red-beet soup

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