taleggio

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noun, usually capitalized ta·leg·gio \tä-ˈle-j(ē-)ō\

Definition of taleggio

  1. :  a creamy cheese made from the whole milk of cows

Origin and Etymology of taleggio

Italian, from Taleggio commune and valley in Italy


First Known Use: 1952


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