malted milk


Definition of malted milk

1 : a soluble powder prepared from dried milk and malted cereals
2 : a beverage made by dissolving malted milk in milk and usually adding ice cream and flavoring

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Examples of malted milk in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web It's topped with chocolate malt frosting and sprinkled with pieces of malted milk balls. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 4 Aug. 2021 That ties back to Horlick’s (a former malted milk business in Racine). Kristine M. Kierzek, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 30 July 2021 The Milky Way candy bar was born in the North Loop in 1923 when Frank Mars and his son, Forrest, came up with an idea to create a candy bar that tasted like a malted milk shake, said Anderson. David Chanen, Star Tribune, 4 June 2021 Add the flour, malted milk powder and salt and whisk slowly until everything is combined, then whisk more vigorously until the batter is very thick, a full 45 seconds. Staff Reports Star Tribune, Star Tribune, 21 Oct. 2020 Executive pastry chef Thomas Gorczyca’s winning dish was malted milk chocolate nitrogen ice cream in waffle cones with hazelnut praline layer cake. Candace Jordan,, 12 Dec. 2019 Sift remaining 1 tablespoon malted milk powder over the top. Nancy Stohs, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 3 Dec. 2019 Gonzalez’s desserts are feasts for the eyes: One of malted milk chocolate custard with Calvados-poached pears and cocoa-nib praline ice cream practically prances across the plate. Devra First,, 2 Jan. 2018 This past Christmas, Gonzalez sold cheese straws, malted milk balls and pecan logs in 25 stores. Michelle Matthews,, 29 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of malted milk

1887, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of malted milk was in 1887

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“Malted milk.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of malted milk

: a drink made by mixing a special powder of malted grains and dried milk into a liquid (such as milk) and usually adding ice cream and flavoring

malted milk

malt·​ed milk | \ ˈmȯl-təd- \

Kids Definition of malted milk

: a beverage made by dissolving a powder made from dried milk and cereals in milk


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