How Do You Pronounce 'Emmenthal'?
Pronounce 'Emmenthal' Audio
Phonetics For 'Emmenthal'?
A Quick Overview Of Emmenthal
'Emmenthal' is a Swiss cheese which derives its name from the 'Emmen Valley' ('thal' means 'valley' in German). 'Emmenthal' is also made in Denmark, and France.
Note that in French the second ‘e’ is a nasalized vowel – it has the same sound as the ‘a’ in ‘father’. English follows the German pronunciation.
- The 'th' sounds like the English 't'.
- The 'a' sounds like the 'a' in 'father'.