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A rich, semisoft, cow's milk cheese with a blue-green mold and a wrinkled rind.

[After Stilton, a village of east-central England.]
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(Cookery) trademark either of two rich cheeses made from whole milk, blue-veined (blue Stilton) or white (white Stilton), both very strong in flavour
[C18: named after Stilton, Cambridgeshire, where it was originally sold]
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(ˈstɪl tn)
Trademark. a rich white cheese, veined with mold: made principally in England. Also called Stil′ton cheese′.
[after Stilton, a town in Huntingdonshire, where it was first sold]
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Noun1.Stilton - English blue cheese
bleu, blue cheese - cheese containing a blue mold
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"Stilton. Because, though I don't believe in auras, and think Theosophy's only a halfway-house--"
"Bring up the Stilton Cheese, and a bottle of the Old Madeira."
'Stilton Cheese' means, Put the Mare to; and 'Old Madeira' Stand by the trap.
Elton was still talking, still engaged in some interesting detail; and Emma experienced some disappointment when she found that he was only giving his fair companion an account of the yesterday's party at his friend Cole's, and that she was come in herself for the Stilton cheese, the north Wiltshire, the butter, the cellery, the beetroot, and all the dessert.
Lorry observed to be all of a red colour, and to have red hair, and to be dressed in some extraordinary tight-fitting fashion, and to have on her head a most wonderful bonnet like a Grenadier wooden measure, and good measure too, or a great Stilton cheese, came running into the room in advance of the inn servants, and soon settled the question of his detachment from the poor young lady, by laying a brawny hand upon his chest, and sending him flying back against the nearest wall.("I really think this must be a man!" was Mr.
Crawley had an assembly which was attended by the Duchess (Dowager) of Stilton, Duc de la Gruyere, Marchioness of Cheshire, Marchese Alessandro Strachino, Comte de Brie, Baron Schapzuger, Chevalier Tosti, Countess of Slingstone, and Lady F.
Oh, by the way, Eliza, order a ham and a Stilton cheese, will you?
INGREDIENTS SERVES 6 2 large potatoes, peeled and diced 1tsp English mustard powder 200g Stilton cheese, crumbled 4 sticks Fenland celery, diced 450g ready-made puff pastry 1 free-range egg, beaten with tablespoon milk Salt and pepper to taste DIRECTIONS Pre-heat oven to 200C/400F/gas 6.
Slice of Stilton METHOD Shred 400-600g leftover ham and mix with 2-3 tbsp mayonnaise.
Colston Bassett Stilton, PS17.50 per kg, Colston Bassett Dairy A perfect Xmas cheese on its own, or with a cheeseboard.
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