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fontina Line breaks: fon|tina
Pronunciation: /fɒnˈtiːnə/

Definition of fontina in English:


[mass noun]
A kind of pale yellow Italian cheese.
Example sentences
  • Melt the butter, add the cheese - start with fontina and Gorgonzola, and add the pecorino and Parmesan last.
  • Italian varieties such as fontina and Asiago have increased in popularity.
  • Here, they're suffused with fontina and pecorino and swathed with tomato sauce.


From Italian.

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