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beer cheese

noun

a soft ripe German cheese with a sharp flavor like Limburger; also called Bierkäse

Word Origin

from its going well with beer

Usage Note

cooking

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  • Bavarian beer cheese from the Tyrol is made not only to eat with beer, but to dunk in it.

    The Complete Book of Cheese Robert Carlton Brown
  • Packed in kegs to ripen into beer cheese and keep the liquid contents of other kegs company.

    The Complete Book of Cheese Robert Carlton Brown

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