Definition of Bel Paese in English:

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Bel Paese

Pronunciation: /ˌbɛl pɑːˈeɪzeɪ/
Pronunciation: /-zi/


[mass noun] trademark
A rich, white, mild, creamy cheese of a kind originally made in Italy.
Example sentences
  • Try Bel Paese in pasta sauces or melted with a little milk or panna and tossed with risotto.
  • Literally, ‘beautiful country’, Bel Paese got it's name from the name of a book by the cheesemaker's friend.
  • Although it bears a different shape (appearing as wheels or medallions), Bel Paese actually acts and tastes quite similar to Mozzarella.


Italian, literally 'fair country'.

Words that rhyme with Bel Paese

Buthelezi, crazy, daisy, Farnese, glazy, hazy, lazy, Maisie, mazy, oops-a-daisy, Piranesi, upsy-daisy, Veronese

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