cream·​ery | \ ˈkrēm-rē How to pronounce creamery (audio) , ˈkre-mə- \
plural creameries

Definition of creamery

: 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 Bloomsdale is this creamery’s flagship cheese, a multiple award-winner inspired by a very old, very celebrated, very French cheese called Valencay, which has a signature, pyramid-like shape. Amy Drew Thompson,, "Trick or treat, smells like feet: Moldy cheese is good to eat!," 8 Oct. 2020 There is also creamery Farmer’s Cow ice cream, as Fort Hill is one of six members of the Farmer’s Cow collaborative. Melanie Savage,, "Fort Hill Farms and Gardens celebrates autumn," 28 Sep. 2020 The creamery will be open 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Cheryl V. Jackson, The Indianapolis Star, "An aviation-themed ice cream shop is taking off in Herron Morton," 12 Sep. 2020 Jaxson’s, Smith opened a Caribbean-themed ice creamery called Localicious in Fort Lauderdale, near the Swap Shop, but left that business in 2019 to focus on opening his new parlor. Phillip Valys,, "Cleveland’s Old Fashion Ice Cream, from Jaxson’s longtime ice cream maker, opens in Miramar," 27 Aug. 2020 The extensive culinary program includes a hydroponic greenhouse, creamery, and distillery. Sara Clemence, Travel + Leisure, "The Top 15 Resort Hotels in the Continental U.S.," 8 July 2020 The San Francisco bagel bakery and creamery opened a new kiosk in Hayes Valley on Friday. Janelle Bitker,, "Daily Driver expands with third San Francisco bagel shop," 6 July 2020 Although the creamery was built with a walk-up window for ordering, it was left unused until this year because customers preferred to come inside Kelley’s and see ice cream choices before buying. Mary Bergin, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Wisconsin's ice cream makers rely on pints, carryout and new flavors as an unusual summer begins," 9 June 2020 Hill Valley's cheese is made at the creamery by Ron Henningfeld, who was Clock Shadow's first cheesemaker. Carol Deptolla, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "A comprehensive guide to Milwaukee-area cheese shops," 28 Jan. 2020

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First Known Use of creamery

1872, in the meaning defined above

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15 Oct 2020

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“Creamery.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of creamery

: a place where butter and cheese are made or where milk and cream are prepared or sold


cream·​ery | \ ˈkrē-mə-rē How to pronounce creamery (audio) , ˈkrēm-rē \
plural creameries

Kids Definition of creamery

: a place where milk is made into other products (as cream and cheese)

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