mascarpone

noun
mas·​car·​po·​ne | \ ˌma-skär-ˈpō-(ˌ)nā How to pronounce mascarpone (audio) \

Definition of mascarpone

: an Italian cream cheese

Examples of mascarpone in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web For the version here, the sauce is made from egg yolks, mascarpone and cheese — no cooking required. Jeanmarie Brownson, chicagotribune.com, "Fall pastas come together easily when you cook the veggies ahead," 7 Oct. 2020 The kitchen smokes its own scallops, good ones from Cape May, then arranges thick slices of them in a box with a drift of squash lightened with mascarpone and fresh mint. Washington Post, "Inside or out, Reveler’s Hour pours on the warmth and the wine," 2 Oct. 2020 Fold into the mascarpone mixture, using a rubber spatula. SFChronicle.com, "Recipes for summer’s bounty: Desserts," 17 Sep. 2020 To make the filling: In a large bowl, using an electric mixer, beat the mascarpone cheese and powdered sugar until light and fluffy, then add the heavy cream, beating until the cream holds a stiff peak. Lee Svitak Dean, Star Tribune, "Crepes make the morning meal delicious," 9 Sep. 2020 The truck — now called the Lab — features experimental combinations, like mascarpone soft serve with tomato jam, also on a monthly rotation. Larrisa Beth Turner, The Salt Lake Tribune, "Soft-serve shops dish fun flavors, nostalgia," 4 Sep. 2020 The Mucci's Special doughscuit comes with chocolate glaze, whipped mascarpone and fried salami. Sharyn Jackson, Star Tribune, "Our Minnesota State Fair food wish list for 2021," 2 Sep. 2020 In the bowl of an electric mixer fitted with the whisk attachment, combine the heavy cream, mascarpone, sugar, coffee liqueur, cocoa powder, espresso powder and vanilla. Paul Stephen, ExpressNews.com, "Recipe: Ina Garten’s Mocha Chocolate Icebox Cake," 2 Sep. 2020 Beat mascarpone, lemon zest, confectioners’ sugar, buttermilk, and salt with an electric mixer on medium speed until blended, about 1 minute. Erika Dungan And Kate Merker, Country Living, "Blueberry Whoopie Pies," 2 May 2020

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First Known Use of mascarpone

1932, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for mascarpone

Italian, from Italian dialect (Lombardy) mascarpón, augmentative of mascarpa cream cheese

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16 Oct 2020

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“Mascarpone.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mascarpone. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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