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English translation: semi-fat

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19:13 Sep 6, 2001
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Italian term or phrase: semigrasso
Formaggio semigrasso, a pasta dura, cotta ed a ...
This refers to parmesan cheese. One reference gives "medium-fat", but I am not convinced
Paul Sadur
Local time: 12:13
English translation:semi-fat
Explanation:
One step up from skim, apparently.
Common term, check it on the net.

Here is some background:

Quesos.com. La Enciclopedia del Queso en España.
... shows us the percentage of fat in the total amount of dry material. As this percentage increases, we go from skim cheese to semi-fat, fat and extra fat. ...
www.quesos.com/en/enciclopedia.asp?

... classificabile come formaggio semigrasso, cotto, stagionato, ha una ... one kilogram
of cheese). Parmesan, classified as a semi-fat, cooked, matured cheese ...
www.giubileo-italy.net/turismo/Emilia_Romagna/Modena_piatti... - 41k - Cached - Similar pages

MODENA GASTRONOMIA - [ Translate this page ]

Here some more:
Agriform - Oro del Tempo
... Oro del Tempo : This is a semi-fat cheese with semi-cooked paste produced in the province of Vicenza, Trento and some areas around Padua and Treviso. It is ...
www.agriform.it/inglese/oro_del_tempo.html - 28k - Cached - Similar pages

Home & Garden Television - Pumpkins on Parade
... cook down to about half the precooked bulk. Asiago is a sweet-tasting, semi-cooked, semi-fat cheese made from cow's milk. Covered with a rind, the interior of ...
www.hgtv.com/HGTV/project/0,1158,FOLI_project_6929,FF.html - 35k - Cached - Similar pages


Auricchio - products
... recognised of guaranteed origin and endorsed by the producers' association, is a semi-fat cheese, made from a cooked hard base and then slowly matured. It is ...
www.auricchio.it/english/prodotti/formaggi.html - 27k - Cached - Similar pages

P=Etiqueta - 33k - Cached - Similar pages

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Nuova pagina 1 - [ Translate this page ]
... viene prodotto un formaggio semigrasso a pasta dura e ... di Tremosine, a soft cheese
with some holes, an ... it particularly digestible. A semi-fat hard and semi ...
www.hotellafenice.it/tipici.htm - 16k - Cached - Similar pages

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Theodore Quester
United States
Local time: 13:13
Grading comment
Thanks. I'll take this one on the basis of the references.
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Summary of answers provided
nasemi-fat
Theodore Quester
nalow fat cheese
Pasquale Capo
napart skim (cheese)
Angela Dunskus-Gulick


  

Answers


3 mins
part skim (cheese)


Explanation:
semigrasso really means half-fat.

HTH,

Angela

Angela Dunskus-Gulick
United States
Local time: 11:13
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
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31 mins
low fat cheese


Explanation:
in questi tempi di "caccia al grasso" e' di voga il termine di cui sopra.
Ciao, PC

Pasquale Capo
Canada
Local time: 13:13
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 758
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1 hr
semi-fat


Explanation:
One step up from skim, apparently.
Common term, check it on the net.

Here is some background:

Quesos.com. La Enciclopedia del Queso en España.
... shows us the percentage of fat in the total amount of dry material. As this percentage increases, we go from skim cheese to semi-fat, fat and extra fat. ...
www.quesos.com/en/enciclopedia.asp?

... classificabile come formaggio semigrasso, cotto, stagionato, ha una ... one kilogram
of cheese). Parmesan, classified as a semi-fat, cooked, matured cheese ...
www.giubileo-italy.net/turismo/Emilia_Romagna/Modena_piatti... - 41k - Cached - Similar pages

MODENA GASTRONOMIA - [ Translate this page ]

Here some more:
Agriform - Oro del Tempo
... Oro del Tempo : This is a semi-fat cheese with semi-cooked paste produced in the province of Vicenza, Trento and some areas around Padua and Treviso. It is ...
www.agriform.it/inglese/oro_del_tempo.html - 28k - Cached - Similar pages

Home & Garden Television - Pumpkins on Parade
... cook down to about half the precooked bulk. Asiago is a sweet-tasting, semi-cooked, semi-fat cheese made from cow's milk. Covered with a rind, the interior of ...
www.hgtv.com/HGTV/project/0,1158,FOLI_project_6929,FF.html - 35k - Cached - Similar pages


Auricchio - products
... recognised of guaranteed origin and endorsed by the producers' association, is a semi-fat cheese, made from a cooked hard base and then slowly matured. It is ...
www.auricchio.it/english/prodotti/formaggi.html - 27k - Cached - Similar pages

P=Etiqueta - 33k - Cached - Similar pages

Food



Nuova pagina 1 - [ Translate this page ]
... viene prodotto un formaggio semigrasso a pasta dura e ... di Tremosine, a soft cheese
with some holes, an ... it particularly digestible. A semi-fat hard and semi ...
www.hotellafenice.it/tipici.htm - 16k - Cached - Similar pages



Theodore Quester
United States
Local time: 13:13
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 20
Grading comment
Thanks. I'll take this one on the basis of the references.
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