Camembert


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Cam·em·bert

 (kăm′əm-bâr′)
n.
A creamy, mold-ripened cheese that softens on the inside as it matures.

[French, after Camembert, a village of northwest France.]
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Camembert

(ˈkæməmˌbɛə; French kamɑ̃bɛr)
n
(Cookery) a rich soft creamy cheese
[French, from Camembert, a village in Normandy where it originated]
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Cam•em•bert

(ˈkæm əmˌbɛər)

n.
a soft cow's-milk cheese with a creamy golden center and a whitish rind.
[1875–80; after Camembert, village in Normandy where it was first marketed]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Camembert - rich soft creamy French cheese
cheese - a solid food prepared from the pressed curd of milk
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They had Camembert cheese, and it disgusted Philip to see that she ate rind and all of the portion that was given her.
A roasted mallard duck, thought Soapy, would be about the thing--with a bottle of Chablis, and then Camembert, a demi-tasse and a cigar.
Though Camembert comes from the same-named region in France, true Camemberts are becoming harder to find, due to increased regulations on raw milk cheeses.
Festive foodies can try Frank (chicken, sausage meat, camembert fondue, cranberry sauce and garlic mayo), the Mystic Myrrh-ger (sage and onion veggie pattie, cheese, mustard, cranberry sauce and garlic mayo) and the Golden Grinch (beef, sausage meat, mustard, smoked bacon, camembert fondue, cranberry sauce and garlic mayo) burgers along with the battered sprouts covered in their now-famous Country Gravy.
Festive foodies can try Frank (Chicken, sausage meat, camembert fondue, cranberry sauce and garlic mayo), The Mystic Myrrh-ger (Sage and onion veggie pattie, Cheese, mustard, cranberry sauce and garlic mayo) & The Golden Grinch (Beef, sausage meat, mustard, smoked bacon, camembert fondue, cranberry sauce and garlic mayo) burgers along with the battered sprouts covered in their now famous Country Gravy.
The Google Doodle for April 28 is devoted to cheese and commemorates the birthday of Marie Harel, the inventor of Camembert.
Isigny, as a whole, is an important milk production area, with AOC butter and cream as well as excellent cheeses such as Camembert, Mimolette, Pont-l'Eeveque, Tresor d'Isigny and more, made by the Isigny Sainte Mere co-operative.
Le Rustique Camembert 8 Portions, PS2.50, Sainsbury's Pre-sliced and individually wrapped - just perfect for picnics.
He started proceedings off with rustic garlic, rosemary baked camembert with crusty dipping bread and cranberry sauce.
THREE supermarkets have recalled a Camembert product due to fears of a bacteria contamination which could make pregnant women ill.
Asda and The Co-op stores have recalled their camembert cheeses due to the possibility that they have listeria bacteria in them that can cause food poisoning.
McDonald's introduces light and crispy Camembert Cheese Bites priced 750bz.