Definition of mozzarella
: a moist white unsalted unripened cheese of mild flavor and a smooth rubbery texture
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Clean Up Hitter Speaking of monsters, this burger is a mess of ingredients: beef, Italian sausage, mozzarella cheese, sweet peppers and marinara sauce.
The two-piece is hand-braided, using homemade dough, whole-milk mozzarella cheese, sauce from fresh California tomatoes and topped with pepperonis.
Repeat with the remaining eggplant, sauce and mozzarella.
Second course: Prosciutto, Buffala mozzarella, plums, tangerine, pistachio, mint, basil, olive oil...
The restaurant serves excellent Italian wines, and specialties like freshly made tagliatelle dressed in pesto and potatoes, and meatballs stuffed with polenta, mozzarella, and spicy tomato sauce.
The same sauce, or one close to it, is the bed for shells stuffed with ricotta, topped with mozzarella and run under the broiler long enough to put a crackle on the lips of the shells.
In addition to its iconic cheese and cheese-sausage pizzas, there are minor innovations; The Lou ($23), a three-cheese pie with rich mozzarella, Romano and cheddar, is my favorite.
Thread them onto the wooden skewers with the mozzarella balls and ham.
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Origin and Etymology of mozzarella
Italian, diminutive of mozza, a kind of cheese, from mozzare to cut off, from mozzo cut off, docked, from Vulgar Latin *mutius, alteration of Latin mutilus
First Known Use: 1911See Words from the same year
MOZZARELLA Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of mozzarella for English Language Learners
: a soft Italian cheese that has a mild flavor
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