sapsago

noun
sap·sa·go | \sap-ˈsā-(ˌ)gō, ˈsap-sə-ˌgō\

Definition of sapsago 

: a very hard green skim-milk cheese flavored with the powdered leaves of an aromatic European legume (Trigonella caerulea)

First Known Use of sapsago

circa 1846, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for sapsago

modification of German Schabziger

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