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 Take her spin on the Waldorf salad, loaded with the requisite apples and grapes, but swapping in creamy whipped goat cheese for the traditional mayonnaise and crunchy brown butter hazelnuts for the walnuts. Dominic Armato, azcentral, "Century Grand isn't just Arcadia's ambitious new cocktail bar. It's a great restaurant too," 30 Oct. 2019 Baby greens with walnuts, beets, goat cheese and honey white-balsamic vinaigrette. Marc Bona, cleveland, "Zack Bruell Restaurant Week set to begin," 8 Jan. 2020 Roast mushrooms and leeks for 10 minutes, then add eggs and goat cheese and bake for another 10 minutes. Sunset Magazine, "The Recipes You Should Be Cooking This January," 2 Jan. 2020 Gaytan’s carne asada is made with dry-aged ribeye, supported by rich goat cheese and chipotle sauce. Phil Vettel, chicagotribune.com, "Tzuco brings Carlos Gaytan’s award-winning Mexican-French food back to Chicago," 19 Sep. 2019 Combine ricotta, goat cheese, and lemon zest in a separate bowl. Taylor Murray, Country Living, "Marinated Squash Tart," 5 Aug. 2019 For her picnic with family and friends, Dike-Miller brought fresh local strawberries, homemade goat cheese, and a loaf of French bread. Linda Greenstein, BostonGlobe.com, "Pack an eco-friendly picnic and head to the great outdoors," 21 June 2019 Dory Kenna and Carrie Roitstein, partners in EFP Opticians, had pork loin on a skewer and crostini with goat cheese, mushrooms and greens from Vistro on Washington Street to offer with a sample of a pinot noir. Kimberly Fornek, chicagotribune.com, "Hinsdale Wine Walk gets high marks from merchants and visitors," 22 Oct. 2019 Another standout at Cha Cha’s is the open-faced short rib enchiladas (which are guajillo-braised and come with goat cheese, fresh radish and epazote black beans). Daily Pilot, "On Food: Cha Cha’s Latin Kitchen celebrates 10 years," 17 Oct. 2019

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First Known Use of goat cheese

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

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26 Jan 2020

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“Goat cheese.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/goat%20cheese. Accessed 27 January 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of goat cheese

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

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