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whole milk

noun
1.
milk containing all its constituents as received from the cow or other milk-giving animal.
Origin of whole milk
1965-1970
1965-70
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  • No such brand or labels shall be used upon any other than whole-milk cheese or packages containing the same.

    The Book of Cheese Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk
  • All these discussions have applied to whole-milk Cheddar cheese.

    The Book of Cheese Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk
  • The curd of skimmed-milk cheese is cut a little softer than is that of whole-milk cheese.

    The Book of Cheese Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk
  • During the cheddaring process the curd is piled more rapidly and in higher piles than is customary with whole-milk cheese.

    The Book of Cheese Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk
  • A whole-hearted, whole-milk, wholesome cheese named after the country rather than a part of it as most osts are.

    The Complete Book of Cheese Robert Carlton Brown
  • More acid is developed with the skimmed-milk than with the whole-milk cheese because it seems necessary to develop proper texture.

    The Book of Cheese Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk
  • The next most economical way is in the form of whole-milk cheese, since all but the whey is used in it.

    Food Guide for War Service at Home Katharine Blunt, Frances L. Swain, and Florence Powdermaker
  • A skimmed-milk curd may be piled much more rapidly than a whole-milk curd without danger of injuring it.

    The Book of Cheese Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk
  • Before attempting to make skimmed-milk Cheddar, one should become 242familiar with the process for whole-milk Cheddar.

    The Book of Cheese Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk
  • A skimmed-milk cheese lacks the softness and mellowness of texture of the whole-milk product.

    The Book of Cheese Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk
British Dictionary definitions for whole-milk

whole milk

noun
1.
milk from which no constituent has been removed Compare skimmed milk
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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