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  • n. Plural form of cheese.
  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of cheese.


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  • Our selection of cheeses is second to none and from the best small farmhouse producers across Europe.


  • Ordering a selection of cheeses from a menu and discovering that they had no idea which cheese was which.


  • Another leading producer of dairy-free cheeses is Scotland's Bute Island Foods.

    Dairy-Free Cheese Summary

  • And different types of cheeses is definitely a possibility!!

    Bacon Cheese-Sushi

  • She makes cheeses from the watered-down raw milk sold from the back of a pick-up truck delivering daily on our street.

    A Mexico patriarch

  • All four women consumed soft cheeses from a variety of sources.

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  • Last month's column (Part I) presented a guide to Mexico's many cheeses, along with suggestions for substitutions when certain cheeses are not available.

    A Guide to Mexican Cheeses (Part 2): Los Quesos Mexicanos

  • The variety of dishes that use different local cheeses is astounding and many of them can be prepared successfully with some creative substitution.

    A Guide to Mexican Cheese: Queso Mexicano

  • A recent study comparing consumer acceptance of cheeses with quality scores given by expert dairy assessors revealed notable differences between how consumers responded to certain cheeses and how experts predicted they would respond.

    Fifteen songs and what do you get?

  • Seven cheeses is but a trifle, when you consider just how many cheeses you could have bought!



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  • (n): common name for an herbaceous, Old World plant of the mallow family, Malvaceae naturalized in the US, , characterized by low-growing palmate-leaved plants bearing small fruits that resemble flattened, green, circular, ribbed rounds of cheese. The Common Mallow of lawns, gardens and flower beds.

    January 4, 2009

  • I never go near knife-wielding-zombie pepper jack.

    August 27, 2008

  • This word's so much more fun than cheese by itself.

    Increasingly Dangerous Cheeses.

    August 26, 2008