choc·​o·​laty | \ ˈchä-k(ə-)lə-tē How to pronounce chocolaty (audio) , ˈchȯ- \
variants: or chocolatey

Definition of chocolaty

: made of or like chocolate also : having a rich chocolate flavor

Examples of chocolaty in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web At the Rat Creek slide, the ocean below was still chocolaty with debris a week after the storm. Kurtis Alexander, San Francisco Chronicle, 10 Feb. 2021 Luckily, these tiny, salty, chocolaty cookies fit the bill. Alison Roman, New York Times, 7 Oct. 2019 In terms of flavor profile, the robusta variety boasts nearly two times the caffeine content of its counterpart and gives off a nutty, full, dark, chocolaty taste. Fortune, 29 Sep. 2019 Have toppings mixed in on the marble top, including candy, fruit, nuts or chocolaty snacks. Adriana Ramirez, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 26 June 2019 France introduced the coffee bean, and the Robusta variety grown in the south is famous for its distinctive, chocolaty flavor. Jim Kempton, Orange County Register, 2 Aug. 2019 Enjoy a weekend of food pairings, demonstrations, dinners and more chocolaty events in Kohler Feb. 16-18. Chelsey Lewis, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 11 Feb. 2018 Many sweet treats also offer this snooze-boosting benefit (even including some chocolaty ones!). Rachel Morris, Woman's Day, 27 Aug. 2015 For generations, Americans have been crediting the people of Germany with the rich, chocolaty deliciousness of the German chocolate cake. Meghan Overdeep, Southern Living, 9 May 2018 See More

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First Known Use of chocolaty

1881, in the meaning defined above

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“Chocolaty.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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