Definition of burrata in English:


Syllabification: bur·ra·ta
Pronunciation: /bəˈrätə


A semisoft white Italian cheese made from mozzarella and cream: the menu includes burrata served with charred cherry tomatoes and toasted garlic crostini
More example sentences
  • Two of my dining companions opted for the burrata with heirloom tomatoes, which was out of this world.
  • If you cannot find burrata cheese you can substitute fresh mozzarella instead.
  • Caponata is delicious served as a sharing dish or you could try matching it up with mozzarella or creamy burrata.


Italian, literally 'buttered'.

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