\ ˈshev(rᵊ) How to pronounce chèvre (audio) , ˈshev-rə \

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Recent Examples on the Web Pair with crudo and oysters or creamy chevre on frisée., 1 June 2021 Then drive over to Western Culture Farmstead & Creamery for some fresh feta and chevre and to coo over the adorable baby goats ( Ryan Haase, WSJ, 13 May 2021 Think: cotija, chevre, extra-sharp white cheddar, paneer or pecorino. Washington Post, 22 Apr. 2021 Make sure to check the chevre’s included, because that’s the key ingredient. Larry Bleiberg, USA TODAY, 13 Sep. 2019 Lost Acres Orchard will supply freshly baked goods while Sweet Pea Cheese will bring their award winning chevre among other goat and cow dairy products., 18 Nov. 2019 The two not only look contrastingly beautiful together, the creamy, slightly salty chevre amplifies the fruit’s sweet juiciness. Ellie Krieger, Washington Post, 11 July 2019 Specifically, some kind of chevre-like cheese with a much more sour taste. Avery Thompson, Popular Mechanics, 20 Aug. 2018 Items include: Executioner's Chop: Mixed greens, forbidden rice, pepperoncini, garbanzo beans, soppressata, chevre, sweet herb vinaigrette, Parmigiano. Kellie Hwang, azcentral, 12 July 2018

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First Known Use of chèvre

1939, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for chèvre

French, literally, goat, from Old French chievre, from Latin capra she-goat, from caper he-goat — more at capriole

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“Chèvre.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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