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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"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.
The new 2,400 sq m (25,800 sq ft) food hall, located on the ground floor of the Ilac Central Mall near H&M and River Island, will offer Baxter & Greene's freshly cooked stone-baked pizza and hot roast sandwiches, artisan cheeses from Sheridan's Cheesemongers, health foods from Nourish, a premium Fishmonger and an array of other high-quality food options.
Mr Faughnan added: "Dunnes has continued to push towards premium items through its Simply Better collection and partnerships with specialists like James Whelan Butchers and Sheridans Cheesemongers.
Richard Howells said: "We were thrilled just to be nominated as one of 10 delicatessens across the whole of the UK for the national award, but to be singled out as winner for Wales amidst all the cheesemongers, butchers, fishmongers, farm shops and delicatessens who entered the Farm Shop awards is fantastic - it's validation that we are on the right track with our business.
Marking the 11th year of such festivities, Whole Foods Market cheesemongers and Certified Cheese Professionals (CCPs) cracked and sampled 80-pound wheels of the iconic cheese during events open to the public.
This cheesemongers is also great for those who want to try before they buy, with an incredible range of over a hundred cheeses.
Resident cheesemongers Arran Cheese and Strathearn Cheese are on hand to advise on the tastiest cheeses to round off your meal while Dalrannoch Brewery are back from the Scottish Beer Awards having become finalists in two categories - Breakthrough Brewery and Best Amber Ale.
"The original Cheesemongers is a very busy shop, and we had a blast doing it for 15 years, but at 61 I'm ready to ease up a little and play some golf" said Pybus Cheese Shop owner Dave Hambleton.