Indonesia vs Kroepoek - What's the difference?

indonesia | kroepoek |


As nouns the difference between indonesia and kroepoek

is that indonesia is indonesian (language) while kroepoek is indonesian shrimp crackers, made of tapioca flour, salt, ground shrimps and various spices.

indonesia

Proper noun

(en proper noun)
  • Country in . Official name: Republic of Indonesia.
  • Derived terms

    * Indonesian

    kroepoek

    Alternative forms

    * (Malaysia ) keropok * kerupuk * krupuk

    Noun

    (en-noun)
  • Indonesian shrimp crackers, made of tapioca flour, salt, ground shrimps and various spices.
  • * {{quote-book
  • , year=1971 , author=E. M. Beekman , title=Lame duck , chapter= citation , isbn= , page=112 , passage=Dipped in seething oil, kroepoek cockles like burning pink paper.}}
  • * {{quote-book
  • , year=1988 , author=Johanna Bates , title=Let's Go Dutch , chapter= citation , isbn= , page=111 , passage=They are very hard and flat and, to put it plainly, uninteresting looking until they are deep-fried. Kroepoek is a traditional part of a rice table.}}
  • * {{quote-book
  • , year=2008 , author=Sarah Ainley , title=Around the world in 450 recipes , chapter= citation , isbn= , page=116 , passage=In Indonesia one can find a wide range of kroepoek (the 'oe' spelling betrays the Dutch influence).}}

    Synonyms

    * prawn cracker * shrimp cracker