a person or thing that makes cheese.

Origin of cheesemaker

First recorded in 1865–70; cheese1 + maker
Related formscheese·mak·ing, noun, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for cheese-maker

Historical Examples of cheese-maker

  • These factors are within the control of the cheese-maker, 66 hence should be avoided.

    The Book of Cheese

    Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk

  • Far away on the summit of every green hill may be descried the red-roofed hut, or buron, of the cheese-maker.

    The Roof of France

    Matilda Betham-Edwards

  • This casein is the good genius of the cheese-maker, but the evil genius of the butter manufacturer.

    The Stock-Feeder's Manual

    Charles Alexander Cameron

  • The management of milk, when once obtained, is the great practical consideration with the farmer and cheese-maker.

    Hints on cheese-making

    Thomas Day Curtis

  • And some even insist that the cheese-maker shall pay for all the poor cheese!

    Hints on cheese-making

    Thomas Day Curtis