cook cheese


Definition of cook cheese

: an unripened cheese made from curd that has been cooked to a soft consistency

called also cooked cheese

Examples of cook cheese in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The technique of cooking cheese directly on a grill is so obvious, yet so uncommon outside of dishes like these. Soleil Ho,, "Cheesy, messy Tijuana-style tacos are the Bay Area’s latest hits," 2 Jan. 2020

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First Known Use of cook cheese

1941, in the meaning defined above

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“Cook cheese.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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