Originally Posted by justplainbill
Use Google and Yahoo to translate European ingredients into English. Some ingredients may not be readily available in English speaking countries like the USA; E.G. food grade lye (Lauge).
Sometime it is not so easy,
for example MagerQuark,
that is a german cheese, sort of low fat cottage cheese, ricotta and sour cream,
that´s not so easy to figure aout with Google and Yahoo translations,
it is ok to have a vague idea what are we talking about, but i would lilke some more precise suggestion;