cottage cheese

bowl of cottage cheese

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

First known use is from 1831. Believed to have originated because the simple cheese was usually produced in cottages from any left-over milk after making butter.

NounEdit

cottage cheese (countable and uncountable, plural cottage cheeses)

  1. A cheese curd product with a mild flavor that is drained but not pressed so some whey remains.
    Synonyms: curd cheese, (US) Dutch cheese, (Pennsylvania) smear case
    Hyponyms: farmer cheese, quark, mató, ricotta, tvorog

TranslationsEdit


DutchEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English cottage cheese.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌkɔtətʃ ˈtʃiːs/

NounEdit

cottage cheese m (uncountable)

  1. cottage cheese
    Synonyms: huttenkaas, hüttenkäse
    Hyponym: kwark

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English cottage cheese.

NounEdit

cottage cheese m (uncountable)

  1. cottage cheese
    Synonyms: keso, grynost
    Hyponym: färskost