variants or less commonly Reggiano cheese
plural -s
: a high quality Parmesan cheese that is usually aged for several years before use

Word History


Italian reggiano, from reggiano, adjective, of or from the city of Reggio nell'Emilia, Italy

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“Reggiano.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Mar. 2024.

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