noun (plural pronounced same)
A small, round cheese made from goat’s milk.
- Crottin in French means 'dung' because of the cheese's resemblance to horse dung when mature.
- The food packs are for two or more and we ordered a mixed herb leaf salad with crumbled crottin goat's cheese and red pepper aioli dressing to start.
- I chose marinated grilled crottin cheese with crisp leaves and a honey and pink peppercorn dressing.
French, literally 'piece of horse dung'.
For editors and proofreaders
Line breaks: crot|tin
Definition of crottin in:
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.