- a dry, hard Italian cheese made of ewe's milk, especially Romano.
Examples from the Web for pecorino
Contemporary Examples of pecorino
Shave the pecorino in long shards over each plate, and serve.Shaved Fennel, Roasted Potatoes
The Daily Beast
November 25, 2008
Historical Examples of pecorino
A brand of Pecorino differing slightly from Bomano Pecorino.
Although made of sheep's milk, Pecorino is classed with both Parmesan and Romano.
Kibitzers complain that some of the cheaper types of Pecorino are soapy, but fans give it high praise.
- an Italian cheese made from ewes' milk