Cheddar

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n cheddar hard smooth-textured cheese; originally made in Cheddar in southwestern England
    • n Cheddar a village in southwestern England where cheddar cheese was first made
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Cheddar Of or pertaining to, or made at, Cheddar, in England; as, Cheddar cheese.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Cheddar ched′ar an excellent kind of cheese first made in Somersetshire.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
From the village of Cheddar in Somersetshire.

Usage

In literature:

Ingredients: Beetroot, white sauce, Parmesan, Cheddar.
"The Cook's Decameron: A Study in Taste:" by Mrs. W. G. Waters
We might find out Snowdon and Windermere, the Cheddar Cliffs and Beachy Head.
"The History of England from the Accession of James II." by Thomas Babington Macaulay
And when I think of the Cheshire and the Cheddar we used to top up with!
"The Town Traveller" by George Gissing
Cheddar cliffs were represented in several aspects.
"The Odd Women" by George Gissing
Two of Lovell's particular friends were seen to turn the colour of Cheddar cheese.
"The Hill" by Horace Annesley Vachell
He was cutting huge slices of coarse bread with a clasp knife, and crowding them into his mouth, with morsels of Cheddar cheese.
"Bristol Bells" by Emma Marshall
Via Cheddar, where the cheeses come from, we made our way to Bristol.
"The Automobilist Abroad" by M. F. (Milburg Francisco) Mansfield
If you like our chutney, try our cheddar.
"If Winter Don't" by Barry Pain
Cheddar cheese of first-rate quality is now made in Ayrshire, and the annual cheese show at Kilmarnock is the most important in Scotland.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 1" by Various
In the manufacture of cheddar cheese bacteria exert a marked influence in the initial stages of the process.
"Outlines of Dairy Bacteriology, 8th edition" by H. L. Russell
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In poetry:

Then fairy fire enkindles it,
Like gossamer by taper lit,
Until it glows above the trees
As mellow as a Cheddar cheese.
"Moon-Lover" by Robert W Service
Our muse it doth refuse to sing
Of cheese made early in the spring,
When cows give milk from spring fodder
You cannot make a good cheddar.
"Dairy Ode" by James McIntyre
. . . The new Moon fine as pearly clip
From Cleopatra's finger-tip;
. . . The ripe Moon vaulting o'er the trees
As ruddy as a Cheddar cheese;
. . . The late Moon, frail and wanly fair,
Relaxed on silver rocking chair. . . .
"Last Look" by Robert W Service

In news:

Cheddar 's Casual Cafe opens in Town Center.
Instead, the restaurant puts it on the plate, said Tom Koenigsberg, chief brand officer for Cheddar 's.
Fort Myers resident Bill Ingram said he stopped by for dinner at Cheddar 's on Monday out of nostalgia — it was a place where he and his brother would eat in Lexington, Ky.
What's for Dinner: Turkey Pot Pie with Cheddar Biscuit Crust.
Turkey Pot Pie with Cheddar Biscuits.
Tortilla Soup with Pork Meatballs, Tortillas and Cheddar .
Cheddar cheese blocks aspot market highlight.
Cheddar 's comes to Pinellas Park.
PINELLAS PARK – Cheddar 's Casual Café recently leased 85,500 square feet of land at Park Boulevard and 43rd Street in Pinellas Park from Belleair Development Group.
Cheddar 's plans to develop the site and build a 7,938-square-foot restaurant on the property.
This classic is updated with deep-flavored cheddar and a crunchy topping of crumbled crackers and toasted almonds.
Pella — 2 1/2 cups shredded extra-sharp white cheddar cheese.
Red Lobster Cheddar Biscuits In High Demand.
Restaurant 1833's cheddar bacon biscuits.
Cracker Barrel Cheese Launches " Cheddar , Perfected" Marketing Campaign Nationally.
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