Definition of sage Derby in English:

sage Derby

(also sage Derby cheese)

noun

  • [mass noun] A firm cheese made with an infusion of sage which flavours it and gives it a mottled green colour.

    • ‘Sage Derby is a cheddar type gourmet cheese made using leaf sage for flavor, and colored using chlorophyll (plant coloring) to give a green marbled finish.’
    • ‘Sage Derby is a vegetarian cheese made from cow's milk.’