Gorgonzola

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noun Gor·gon·zo·la \ˌgȯr-gən-ˈzō-lə\

Definition of Gorgonzola

  1. :  a pungent blue cheese of Italian origin

Origin and Etymology of gorgonzola

Italian, from Gorgonzola, Italy


First Known Use: 1878


GORGONZOLA Defined for English Language Learners

Gorgonzola

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noun Gor·gon·zo·la \ˌgȯr-gən-ˈzō-lə\

Definition of Gorgonzola for English Language Learners

  • : an Italian cheese that contains blue mold and has a strong flavor


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