condensed milk


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 Thailand’s orange-hued tea, sweetened with condensed milk; the less sugary Hong Kong version of the drink, a holdover from the British that is ubiquitous at local cafés; and Taiwan’s boba tea, filled with chewy orbs of tapioca. Timothy Mclaughlin, The Atlantic, "How Milk Tea Became an Anti-China Symbol," 13 Oct. 2020 Add sweetened condensed milk and gently stir to incorporate. Darlene Zimmerman, Detroit Free Press, "Chewy granola bars: After-school snack is easy to make and loaded with nutrients," 10 Oct. 2020 In another bowl, mix sweetened condensed milk, butter, sugar, cinnamon and nutmeg. Alex Darus, cleveland, "7 fall dessert recipes that don’t use pumpkin," 1 Oct. 2020 Whisk together condensed milk, egg yolks, and butter in a medium saucepan. Torie Cox, Country Living, "German Chocolate Sandwich Cookies," 9 Aug. 2020 Add sweetened condensed milk, vanilla and salt, and process until combined. Dallas News, "Super sesame: 5 recipes for chicken wings, hummus, halva and even ice cream," 24 July 2020 Our recipe relies on two elements: heavy whipping cream and sweetened condensed milk. Paul Stephen,, "No ice cream maker required to cool off with these DIY frozen desserts this summer," 24 June 2020 Avoid almond milk, condensed milk or other milk substitutes that are too low​ in protein, vitamins and minerals, Chung says. Jessica Guynn, USA TODAY, "Baby formula shortages easing after coronavirus panic buying, but don't expect fully stocked shelves for months," 17 Apr. 2020 The crust is made with saltine crackers (Ritz work, too), sugar and butter, and the filling is just egg yolks, condensed milk and lemon or lime juice. Margaux Laskey, New York Times, "21 Quarantine Baking Recipes for Every Skill Level," 7 May 2020

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First Known Use of condensed milk

1853, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of condensed milk was in 1853

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22 Oct 2020

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“Condensed milk.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of condensed milk

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

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Medical Definition of condensed milk

: evaporated milk with sugar added

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