cheese doodle

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Etymology[edit]

From the name of the American cheese puff brand Cheez Doodles, produced by Wise Foods, Inc., through trademark erosion.

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Noun[edit]

cheese doodle (plural cheese doodles)

  1. A puffed corn snack, coated with a mixture of cheese or cheese-flavored powders.
    • 1997, K. J. a. Wishnia, 23 Shades of Black, PointBlank Press (2004), →ISBN, page 228:
      The rolled joint looks like a cheese doodle, which I find excessively amusing.
    • 2001, Tim Dorsey, Orange Crush, HarperTorch (2002), →ISBN, page 359:
      A large Wisconsin family in tank tops sat at a picnic table eating boloney sandwiches and generic cheese doodles so they could afford a thousand-dollar day at Disney.
    • 2009, Angela Gilltrap, Sunshine on Sugar Hill: Life and Love in New York, ABC Books (2009), →ISBN, unnumbered page:
      Here, however, it [monosodium glutamate] was in everything, including the 50-cent packets of cheese doodles. Not only did these little titbits of artificially coloured, artificially flavoured crisps turn my hands and tongue a bizarre shade of orange, they also made me hyperactive, which helped me face the tortuous six-flight ascent.

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