condensed milk

noun

Definition of condensed milk

: evaporated milk with sugar added

Examples of condensed milk in a Sentence

a can of sweetened condensed milk
Recent Examples on the Web The strawberries and cream version ($12) features pickled berries, angel food cake and condensed milk. Janelle Bitker, San Francisco Chronicle, 11 Oct. 2021 In a large bowl, combine the bolillo squares, eggs, condensed milk, sour cream, heavy cream, coconut milk and remaining melted butter. Dahlia Ghabour, The Courier-Journal, 13 Oct. 2021 Don’t skip the snow cap of condensed milk for a richer experience. Omar Mamoon, Janelle Bitker, San Francisco Chronicle, 14 Sep. 2021 Just make sure to have condensed milk ready to add in. Julie Tong, Vogue, 29 Sep. 2021 Add coconut milk, coconut cream, sweetened condensed milk, evaporated milk, rum, cinnamon, and vanilla to a large blender ($90, Amazon). Katlyn Moncada, Better Homes & Gardens, 22 Sep. 2021 There are various recipes out there, but the main coquito ingredients will always include coconut milk, coconut cream, rum, and sweetened condensed milk. Katlyn Moncada, Better Homes & Gardens, 22 Sep. 2021 It can be made many ways; Tzarevna’s is light and airy and frosted with heavy cream whipped with condensed milk. David Kortava, The New Yorker, 3 Sep. 2021 Prized for its neutral flavor, the puree is used by home cooks to make lighter versions of recipes such as brigadeiros, the beloved Brazilian treat traditionally made with condensed milk. Washington Post, 3 Sep. 2021

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First Known Use of condensed milk

1853, in the meaning defined above

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16 Nov 2021

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“Condensed milk.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/condensed%20milk. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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More Definitions for condensed milk

condensed milk

noun

English Language Learners Definition of condensed milk

: canned milk with sugar added and much of the water removed

condensed milk

noun

Medical Definition of condensed milk

: evaporated milk with sugar added

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