emmenthaler-cheese

Emmenthaler

[em-uhn-tah-ler]
noun
a Swiss cheese made from cow's milk and containing small holes.
Also, Emmental [em-uhn-tahl] , Emmentaler, Emmenthal, Emmenthaler cheese.


Origin:
< German, after Emmental a valley in Switzerland; see -er1

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