cream cheese


Definition of cream cheese

: a mild soft unripened cheese made from whole sweet milk enriched with cream

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Enjoy a fresh bagel along with assorted cream cheese, orange juice & coffee., "Community News For The West Hartford Edition," 30 Aug. 2019 Flip over and spread with cream cheese and sprinkle with everything seasoning. Woman's Day Kitchen, Woman's Day, "Everything Rugelach," 23 Aug. 2019 In a small bowl, mix cream cheese, powdered sugar, egg and almond extract until smooth. Julia O'malley, Anchorage Daily News, "Get your M.C. Escher on with a geometric rhubarb tart," 5 July 2019 There will also be a Caribbean Roll ($17), which will be made with plantain, cream cheese, scallions, avocado, smoked salmon, Yuzu Kosho aioli and coco frito. Rod Stafford Hagwood,, "Roll into these South Florida restaurants for International Sushi Day," 17 June 2019 Make the glaze: Beat cream cheese, milk, vanilla, and salt on medium speed with an electric mixer until smooth. Anna Helm Baxter, Country Living, "Pecan-Pumpkin Bundt Cake with Cream Cheese Glaze," 1 Nov. 2018 Order the spectacular breakfast sandwich with a baked egg, provolone cheese, refried lentils, and green chili adobe, or the luxurious lox with dill cream cheese and pickled zucchini on rye toast. Ina Pinkney,, "Three local spots offer a bevy of breakfast options," 19 Mar. 2018 Using an electric mixer, beat cream cheese in a large bowl on medium-low speed until smooth. Woman's Day Kitchen, Woman's Day, "Frozen Lime Crunch Pie," 18 July 2019 Combine the cream cheese, eggs, Parmesan, dukkah and spinach in a large bowl, by hand or with an electric mixer. Lisa Futterman,, "How to Instant Pot your picnic, with recipes for pate, savory cheesecake and dessert," 18 July 2019

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First Known Use of cream cheese

1583, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of cream cheese was in 1583

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English Language Learners Definition of cream cheese

: a soft white cheese made from milk and cream

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Kids Definition of cream cheese

: a soft white cheese made from whole milk enriched with cream

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