Definition of mozzarella in English:
A firm white Italian cheese made from buffalo or cow’s milk, used especially in pizzas and salads.
- Long gone are the days of cheddar cheese versus mozzarella, of white milk versus chocolate.
- Down the road from the farm is the local co-operative dairy, where they make the famed mozzarella cheese from the buffalo milk.
- To turn this salad into a complete meal, add mozzarella cheese or blue cheese.
Italian, diminutive of mozza, denoting a kind of cheese, from mozzare 'cut off'.