Definition of burrata in English:

burrata

Syllabification: bur·ra·ta
Pronunciation: /bəˈrätə
 
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noun

  • A semisoft white Italian cheese made from mozzarella and cream: the menu includes burrata served with charred cherry tomatoes and toasted garlic crostini
    More example sentences
    • Two of my dining companions opted for the burrata with heirloom tomatoes, which was out of this world.
    • If you cannot find burrata cheese you can substitute fresh mozzarella instead.
    • Caponata is delicious served as a sharing dish or you could try matching it up with mozzarella or creamy burrata.

Origin

Italian, literally 'buttered'.

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