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cremini

noun, cre·mi·ni \kri-ˈmē-nē\

Definition of cremini

plural cremini also creminis

  1. :  a meaty cultivated brown or tan mushroom that is of the same variety of button mushroom as the larger and more mature portobello



Variants of cremini

or crimini \kri-ˈmē-nē\

Origin of cremini

Italian, plural of cremino, from crema cream, from Middle French cresme; probably from their color — more at cream


First Known Use: 1984


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