Definition of labneh in English:

labneh

(also labne)

noun

mass noun
  • (in Middle Eastern cooking) yogurt that has been strained until it has the consistency of soft cheese, typically served with savoury seasonings as a dip or spread.

    ‘fried cauliflower with labneh’

Origin

From Arabic labna ‘strained yogurt’.

Pronunciation

labneh

/ˈlɛbneɪ/