(in France) a fresh, soft cheese with at least 60 percent fat, made from cow's milk enriched with cream.
- Compare triple cream.
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How to use double cream in a sentence
Write me a note for the milkman, Abie, before you go to bed, and leave it out with the bottles—half a pint of double cream I want.Just Around the Corner | Fannie Hurst
The cream for Philadelphia Ice Cream should be rather rich, but not double cream.
The consistency of the sauce for all patties should be that of very thick double cream.Choice Cookery | Catherine Owen
Take a half pint of double cream; turn it into a bowl, and with a wire whip beat it until the butter forms.The Century Cook Book | Mary Ronald
The material utilized is commonly what has been called double cream.The Book of Cheese | Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk
British Dictionary definitions for double cream
thick cream with a high fat-content
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