cheesemonger


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cheesemonger

(ˈtʃiːzˌmʌŋɡə)
n
(Commerce) a person dealing in cheese, butter, etc
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Noun1.cheesemonger - someone who sells cheesecheesemonger - someone who sells cheese    
bargainer, dealer, monger, trader - someone who purchases and maintains an inventory of goods to be sold
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References in classic literature ?
"It's as hard as the hams at the cheesemonger's," said Hunca Munca.
Then the good woman entered in a long and minute account of Kit's life and history from the earliest period down to that time, not omitting to make mention of his miraculous fall out of a back-parlour window when an infant of tender years, or his uncommon sufferings in a state of measles, which were illustrated by correct imitations of the plaintive manner in which he called for toast and water, day and night, and said, 'don't cry, mother, I shall soon be better;' for proof of which statements reference was made to Mrs Green, lodger, at the cheesemonger's round the corner, and divers other ladies and gentlemen in various parts of England and Wales
Winkle, who sits at the extreme edge, with one leg dangling in the air, is nearly precipitated into the street, as the coach twists round the sharp corner by the cheesemonger's shop, and turns into the market- place; and before Mr.
Murdstone, and begins, 'If I go into a cheesemonger's shop, and buy five thousand double-Gloucester cheeses at fourpence-halfpenny each, present payment' - at which I see Miss Murdstone secretly overjoyed.
Edinburgh Try some Hoods Honey or Edinburgh preserves on your sandwiches or, for something savoury, cuts of cold meat from one of the many quality local butchers, and delicious creamy cheddar from IJ Mellis Cheesemonger.
Tickets at PS12 for adults and PS6 for children are available from the Cylch on 07752 226034, on the door or from the following Rhuddlan retailers: Coop, The Farmhouse Kitchen, The Little Cheesemonger, Blooming Gorgeous Floristry and The Castle Pharmacy.
The shop is easy to navigate and showcases more than 200 varieties of cheese, along with a collection of specialty items and Italian products recommended by Natale Caputo, Caputo Cheese president and distinguished Cheesemonger.
"Producers are making interpretations of European-style cheeses, oftentimes better than their European counterparts," says Justin Witzeling, cheesemonger and Metcalfe's Hilldale cheese department manager.
A couple came all the way from the USA to try a real cheesemonger shop and weren't left disappointed: "We had a great time doing a cheese and wine tasting.
La Fauxmagerie is unlike any other cheesemonger: there is not a single dairy product in sight and what they sell isn't actually cheese at all.
n the ball is Javi uillo, a cheesemonger South Shields with a on for fell walking.