milk sugar


Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web This is an imperial milkshake-style IPA, which is a hazy IPA brewed with milk sugar (lactose) for a smooth and creamy beer that pours cloudy. Outside Online, 6 Oct. 2022 Even though the milk sugar can’t be absorbed in a person with lactase deficiency, weight loss is uncommon. Dr. Keith Roach, oregonlive, 19 May 2022 This month, WeldWerks released a 6.3% ABV German Chocolate Cake Stout, a milk stout brewed with pecans, coconut, dark chocolate, vanilla and milk sugar. Gary Stoller, Forbes, 20 Jan. 2022 The cookies get their sweetness from Whey Low, a low-glycemic blend of natural sugars, including fructose (fruit sugar) and lactose (milk sugar). Bon Appétit, 18 Jan. 2022 This brew features a strong, roasty chocolate flavor and aroma with lactose (milk sugar) providing a sweet finish and big-bodied beer. Kathryn Gregory, The Courier-Journal, 8 Dec. 2021 Generally, lactose-free milk is made by adding the enzyme lactase to regular milk, which breaks down the milk sugar lactose into its two component sugars, glucose and galactose. Dr. Keith Roach, oregonlive, 1 Dec. 2021 Made with milk sugar, Citra and Mosaic hops, tangerine and vanilla. Marc Bona, cleveland, 2 May 2021 Offshoots of the hazy IPA include the smoothie IPA and the milkshake IPA (essentially a hazy brewed with milk sugar), which turn the flavor and the texture up to 11. Esther Mobley, San Francisco Chronicle, 29 Apr. 2021 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1846, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of milk sugar was in 1846

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“Milk sugar.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Dec. 2022.

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