Definition of Cabrales in English:

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Pronunciation: /kəˈbrälās/

Entry from US English dictionary


A pungent blue cheese from Spain.
Example sentences
  • Contrary to popular belief, authentic Cabrales is wrapped in aluminum foil, not leaves.
  • The chef at the restaurant has whipped her Cabrales up into a fluffy, tangy, savoury flan and served it with a chutney and some crumbly cracker.
  • We were contacted by some people from Spain and they denied the presence of maggots in Cabrales.


Spanish, from cabra 'goat'.

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Syllabification: Ca·bra·les

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