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  • n. Plural form of pecorino.


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  • His pecorinos are rare because every wheel is derived from raw milk.

    Making the Cheese Rounds

  • And the Italian grating cheeses—Parmesan, grana Padano, the pecorinos—have had their protein fabric sufficiently broken that its pieces readily disperse in sauces, soups, risottos, polenta, and pasta dishes.

    On Food and Cooking, The Science and Lore of the Kitchen

  • Hey, I love some obscure pecorinos and fancy wild mushrooms as much as the next person with taste buds, but I couldn't shake the feeling that - at least for the kind of cooking I prefer to embrace at home - I could make this with more reliable, humble ingredients, like brown mushrooms.

    smitten kitchen


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