maple sugar


Definition of maple sugar

: sugar made by boiling maple syrup

Examples of maple sugar in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Be sure to use unsweetened cocoa powder; swapping out the benne seeds with sesame seeds and maple sugar with light brown sugar is fine. Nicole Taylor, San Francisco Chronicle, 14 Oct. 2021 The hotel's dining is anchored by Daniel Boulud's elevated take on Mediterranean food, Maison Bouloud, while the full-service spa includes special treatments like a maple sugar massage. Liz Cantrell, Travel + Leisure, 8 Sep. 2021 The sun was lighting up the old maple sugar farm—and small huts where the goats were living. Max G. Levy, Wired, 28 June 2021 The North Blend mixes salt with organic maple sugar, cinnamon, and orange peel ($28 for a 5-ounce jar and spoon)., 8 June 2021 The sap from maple trees proved a sweet treat for early American settlers who learned from Native Americans how to boil it to make maple sugar, beer, molasses and of course famously topping our waffles and pancakes with syrup. John Kuntz, cleveland, 20 Mar. 2021 Take a maple sugar hike: Who knew a hike could be so sweet. Joan Rusek, cleveland, 27 Feb. 2021 Kettle corn is already amazing, but the addition of maple sugar makes this snack perfect for fall. Elizabeth Rhodes, Travel + Leisure, 17 Oct. 2020 Each host site has its appeal, but some of the more unique options include an aviation museum, a wildlife rescue facility, a moonshine distillery, an alligator ranch, and a maple sugar farm. Jessica Poitevien, Travel + Leisure, 1 Sep. 2020

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First Known Use of maple sugar

1720, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of maple sugar was in 1720

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24 Oct 2021

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“Maple sugar.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of maple sugar

: a brown sugar made from the sap of maple trees


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