Definition of Vacherin in English:

Vacherin

Line breaks: Va¦che|rin
Pronunciation: /ˈvaʃ(ə)rã
 
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noun

[mass noun]
  • A type of soft French or Swiss cheese made from cow’s milk.
    More example sentences
    • A strong, glossy slick of Serra cheese was similar to Vacherin and the marinated sea bass was sharp and fresh and ceviche-like.
    • You do not want to be left hunting for a decent Stilton or Vacherin at the eleventh hour.
    • As a centrepiece, I suggest a whole Vacherin, gently warmed in a moderate oven for 15 minutes, not to cook it but to bring it to a more attractive room temperature.

Origin

French, from earlier vachelin, from vache 'cow'.

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