cheddar cheese


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n cheddar cheese hard smooth-textured cheese; originally made in Cheddar in southwestern England
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In literature:

Cheddar cheese has quite overshadowed the hills in my imagination.
"The Odd Women" by George Gissing
Pineapple cheese, while of American origin, is really very much like English Cheddar cheese, except that it is harder.
"Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 2" by Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
CHEDDAR, a village in Somersetshire, on the Mendip Hills, famous for its cheese.
"The Nuttall Encyclopaedia" by Edited by Rev. James Wood
I asked one lady of the larder how she kept Cheddar cheese.
"The Complete Book of Cheese" by Robert Carlton Brown
Or the gustatory romance of Cheddar cheese, musty ale, roast lamb and greens.
"Europe After 8:15" by H. L. Mencken, George Jean Nathan and Willard Huntington Wright
U. S. Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Animal Industry Bulletin No 61: Relation of Bacteria to Flavor of Cheddar Cheese.
"Human Foods and Their Nutritive Value" by Harry Snyder
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
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 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:

12 oz cheddar cheese , coarsely grated (3 1/2 cups).
1 cup shredded cheddar cheese.
Chutneys can be enjoyed with sharp, mature cheddar and other hard cheeses.
Their cheeseburgers are made of 100% Angus beef and served with cheddar cheese, lettuce, tomatoes, onions, and pickles.
1 cup finely shredded sharp cheddar cheese.
Cracker Barrel Cheese Launches "Cheddar, Perfected" Marketing Campaign Nationally.
1 stick butter 1 cup sharp cheddar cheese, finely shredded 1 cup all purpose flour 1 tsp hot sauce (I like Tabasco best) 2 cups puffed rice cereal.
2 cups extra-sharp cheddar cheese, shredded.
For $8, the doughnut burger comes with American cheddar cheese, tomato and lettuce.
Broccoli and cheddar cheese are a common match (think of broccoli-cheddar soup), and here they come together as a dipping duo.
1/2 cup grated cheddar cheese.
They're hot dogs steamed on a Wonder Bread bun with Cincinnati chili, mustard, onion and cheddar cheese.
1 cup shredded cheddar cheese, reduced fat.
1 cup(s) Monterey jack/cheddar cheese, mixed.
Shredded reduced-fat extra sharp cheddar cheese.