golden syrup

noun

Definition of golden syrup

chiefly British

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In a food processor, combine butter, sugar, golden syrup, ginger, cloves, cinnamon, bitter orange, baking soda and flour. Allegra Ben-amotz, WSJ, "This Ingredient Lights Up a Dish Like No Other," 18 Dec. 2018 The wheat dough Nilsson is working with includes golden syrup, aniseed, fennel seeds and coriander seeds. Howie Kahn, WSJ, "Magnus Nilsson’s ‘The Nordic Baking Book’ is a Bible for Bakers," 12 Oct. 2018 Makes 4 Purée mango, rum, lemon juice, golden syrup, yogurt, salt, and ½ tsp. Bon Appetit, "Frozen Rum-Mango Lassi," 19 Apr. 2017

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First Known Use of golden syrup

1860, in the meaning defined above

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