cream·​ery ˈkrēm-rē How to pronounce creamery (audio)
plural creameries
: an establishment where butter and cheese are made or where milk and cream are prepared or sold

Examples of creamery in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Vegetables, herbs, maple syrup, and honey come from the property's extensive gardens, and dairy and meat are sourced from nearby farms and creameries, so the menus change with the seasons. Devorah Lev-Tov, Travel + Leisure, 24 May 2024 Washington State University students explain the process of milking cows in their school’s herd and pasteurizing the milk at the university creamery. Kerry E. Kaylegian, Discover Magazine, 23 May 2024 The creamery was shut down in 2017 by a federal court, which barred Vulto and its owner from making or distributing food in the future. Kate Gibson, CBS News, 5 Mar. 2024 The beloved Texas creamery describes its new ice cream as a rich, creamy ice cream with hints of brown sugar and cinnamon combined with cinnamon bun dough pieces and a cinnamon icing swirl. Meghan Overdeep, Southern Living, 22 Jan. 2024 See all Example Sentences for creamery 

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Word History

First Known Use

1872, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of creamery was in 1872

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“Creamery.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Jun. 2024.

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cream·​ery ˈkrēm-(ə-)rē How to pronounce creamery (audio)
plural creameries
: a place where butter and cheese are made or where milk and cream are sold or prepared

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