Definition for quass (2 of 2)
Origin of kvass
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Quass, a beer made in Russia from rye grain, employed as vinegar when sour.The Nuttall Encyclopaedia|Edited by Rev. James Wood
And each spoke friendly words and said that the quass was good, till all had drunk.
Then he gave a sign, and the slave dipped a gourd full of quass and passed it to Ligoun, as was fit, for his was the highest rank.
In the middle was the barrel of quass, and by it a slave to serve the drink.
Quass is a native drink, harmless and acid, made with rye and water fermented.Our Little Alaskan Cousin|Mary F. Nixon-Roulet