Taleggio

noun
Ta·​leg·​gio | \ tä-ˈle-j(ē-)ō How to pronounce Taleggio (audio) \
variants: or taleggio

Definition of Taleggio

: a creamy cheese made from the whole milk of cows

First Known Use of Taleggio

1952, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Taleggio

Italian, from Taleggio commune and valley in Italy

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“Taleggio.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Taleggio. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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