Definition of cheese straw in English:

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cheese straw

Pronunciation: /ˈCHēz ˌstrô/


A thin strip of pastry, flavored with cheese and eaten as a snack.
Example sentences
  • With the return of the cocktail party comes the rebirth of that old-fashioned appetizer, the cheese straw.
  • Intersperse with peanuts, cheese straws and pork scratchings and you'll be fine.
  • Think of them as the best of department store tearoom cuisine - favorites such as shrimp cocktails, chicken salad, and cheese straws.

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