Snap Dragon Girl (jfran2258) wrote in linguaphiles,
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Rigot: Is this a word?

My sister swears there is a type of cheese called "rigot," (sounds like ree - GOT). She says it is an Italian cheese similar to ricotta, but sweeter. We looked it up on google but nothing came up. I'm wondering if rigot is maybe the Italian name for the cheese and it has a different name in English. Or maybe it is a brand name?
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