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mascarpone

Line breaks: mas¦car|pone
Pronunciation: /ˌmaskəˈpəʊneɪ
 
, -ˈpəʊni/

Definition of mascarpone in English:

noun

[mass noun]
A soft, mild Italian cream cheese.
Example sentences
  • Plain or flavored yogurt, quark, cottage cheese, beaten mascarpone or ricotta could be substituted for the fromage blanc.
  • Put the cream cheese, mascarpone, caster sugar, eggs and the extra yolk in the basin of a food mixer (you will need the beater attachment).
  • From now on, I will definitely demand mascarpone (Italian cream cheese) in my tiramisu.

Origin

from Italian.

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