goat cheese


Definition of goat cheese

: any of various cheeses made from goat's milk

Examples of goat cheese in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web

Process goat cheese and ricotta in a food processor until smooth, 1 to 2 minutes. Anna Helm Baxter, Country Living, "Herbed Goat Cheese Dip," 31 Oct. 2018 Scatter strawberries, blueberries, goat cheese and, if using, croutions, over the greens. Nancy Stohs, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "2018 farmers markets in Milwaukee and southeastern Wisconsin," 1 May 2018 In a blender, combine the goat cheese, sour cream, parsley, mint, lemon zest, and half the walnuts. House Beautiful, "Todd English's Six-Onion Roast with Goat Cheese and Walnut Crema," 11 Feb. 2012 This vinaigrette is also good on a simple green salad or drizzled over cooked beets, cooked summer squash, roasted or grilled bell peppers, or goat cheese. Adam Ried, BostonGlobe.com, "Recipes: Vinaigrettes and dressings to dress up meals," 1 June 2018 Over baked goat cheese and petite roasted chickens, each woman at the table introduced herself and talked about her investment interests. Jo Piazza, Marie Claire, "Hatched at Twitter," 12 Feb. 2019 Remove and spread goat cheese mixture on the untoasted side of the bread, and place back under the broiler for another 2-3 minutes or until the cheese is bubbly. Vitamix, Bon Appetit, "Roasted Corn and Red Pepper Soup with Cheesy Croutons," 11 June 2018 And while the food (a goat cheese salad, red snapper) and decor were lovely objects of preoccupation, the art was the highlight of the night. Elise Taylor, Vogue, "Karlie Kloss, Gwyneth Paltrow, and More Brave the Snow to Attend the 2018 Guggenheim International Gala," 16 Nov. 2018 Connie was selling goat cheese at the time—and eventually decided to start a business together. Christian Allaire, Vogue, "An Insider’s Guide to Asheville, the Arts-Filled City Where Pottery Is Thriving," 23 Nov. 2018

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'goat cheese.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

See More

First Known Use of goat cheese

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about goat cheese

Dictionary Entries near goat cheese

goat antelope



goat cheese


goat fever

goat fig

Statistics for goat cheese

Last Updated

18 May 2019

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for goat cheese

The first known use of goat cheese was before the 12th century

See more words from the same century

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for goat cheese

goat cheese


English Language Learners Definition of goat cheese

chiefly US : a cheese that is made from goat's milk

More from Merriam-Webster on goat cheese

Nglish: Translation of goat cheese for Spanish Speakers

Comments on goat cheese

What made you want to look up goat cheese? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).


standardized text or formulaic language

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Finance Words Quiz

  • a-piggy-bank
  • The etymology of mortgage is related most closely to which two words?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!