cream·ery | \ˈkrēm-rē, ˈkre-mə-\
plural creameries

Definition of creamery 

: an establishment where butter and cheese are made or where milk and cream are prepared or sold

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The test allows creameries and cheese factories to separate out and measure the percentage of butterfat in milk to ensure farmers do not dilute their milk with water. Mark Johnson, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "UW scientific advances include vitamins, growing human embryonic stem cells in lab," 12 July 2018 The creamery continues to offer a lineup of classes, tasting and production tours. Susan Selasky, Detroit Free Press, "Zingerman's celebrates anniversary with free gelato," 16 May 2018 Traders Point Creamery The dairy farm and artisan creamery in Zionsville is a cheese and ice-cream lover’s dream. Sarah Bahr, Indianapolis Star, "Ultimate Indiana bucket list: 50+ things to do in Indianapolis and around the state," 11 July 2018 But this month, the creamery has started making the cottage cheese again at its Petaluma, Calif., facility to the joy of people like Janet Fletcher, a cheese writer who published a love letter to it in The San Francisco Chronicle. Kim Severson, New York Times, "Is America Ready to Love Cottage Cheese Again?," 26 June 2018 The ice creamery serves Van Leeuwan artisan vegan and non-vegan ice cream in a range of traditional flavors to more custom combinations like Honeycomb, Peanut Butter Marshmallow Crunch and Vegan Planet Earth, all made with natural ingredients. Carolina Gusman,, "San Diego County restaurants start the season with summer specials," 21 June 2018 Baumgartner's Cheese Store & Tavern in Monroe is the spot for finding many of the county's offerings, including the stinky Limburger; Green County's Chalet Cheese Cooperative is the only creamery in America that produces it. Chelsey Lewis, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Wisconsin bucket list: 20 things you have to do," 17 May 2018 Once an active creamery with home delivery and six stores Miller Bros. is now one ice cream fountain and grocery store in Mt. Clemens. Brandon Patterson, Detroit Free Press, "Miller Bros. Creamery in Mt. Clemens is up for sale," 14 May 2018 Bailey’s Ice Cream This iconic creamery located near the airport has many flavors, but nothing looks better on Instagram against the store’s teal walls than a scoop of rum swizzle or dark and stormy ice cream. Lyndsey Matthews, ELLE Decor, "Bermuda is the Ultimate Destination for Those Obsessed with the Color Pink," 12 June 2018

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First Known Use of creamery

1872, in the meaning defined above

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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, 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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