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curd

(kerd),
The coagulum of milk.

curd

(kĕrd) [ME]
Milk that has been curdled (usually by an acid such as vinegar or rennet). This produces a mass of casein, a dairy protein. Cottage cheese and paneer are both examples of curd.

curd

the solid component of MILK, that forms when milk coagulates (see COAGULATION), usually through the action of RENNIN, an ENZYME. Curd is made up of CASEIN and is used in cheese-making.
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They have 200 gram and 400 gram bags of curds available, as well as bricks in 200 gram or 300 gram weights.
Fill each baked tart shell with about 1/4 cup lime curd and chill at least 20 minutes and up to 1 day (cover, with wrap lying against surface of curd, if chilling longer than an hour).
Adding a few drops of calcium chloride at the beginning make a stronger, drier curd.
The fried bean curd puffs that absorbed the broth were a delight with every bite.
Knowledge concerning the microbiological quality of commercialized curd cheese is valuable because the consumption of contaminated food may cause FTDs, thus, representing a public health problem.
The number of STEC in raw milk is probably very low, but studies aiming at assessing the growth of STEC during the milk fermentation, renneting, cutting, and cheddaring of curd are lacking.
So effort was made to study the effects of these two varieties, namely 5% and 10% ghee made out of cream and clarified butter and ghee made out of curd and cultured butter on serum cholesterol levels and lipid profile in rats.
Myra Cornforth, 75, of Ainthorpe, near Danby, won the Alistair Griffin Trophy for best lemon curd to receive the Fame Academy pop star's cup for the second year running.
Paneer is a bland fresh Indian curd cheese made by adding acid - typically lemon juice or vinegar - to whole boiling cow or water buffalo milk.
Tiger prawns, 6; cajun spice, 10gm; olive oil, 10ml; chopped garlic cloves, 5gm; turmeric powder, 3gm; curd, 10gm; lime juice, 5gm
"I just think it is amazing to see how this community farmers' market has grown," says Sandi Curd, the market president.