fontina


fon·ti·na

noun, often capitalized \fän-ˈtē-nə\

Definition of FONTINA

:  a cheese that is semisoft to hard in texture and mild to medium sharp in flavor

Origin of FONTINA

Italian
First Known Use: 1938

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