milk sugar

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Recent Examples on the Web And a recent Natian tap list featured a vertical flight of its Case & Desist milk stout, a big, chewy offering with a deep milk sugar sweetness and spicy coffee and chocolate notes. oregonlive, "Natian Brewery relies on hard work, creative twists: Portland Breweries Series," 13 Dec. 2019 The process of evaporating milk will give a slightly off-white color, caused by a caramelization of the natural milk sugars. Darlene Zimmerman, Detroit Free Press, "Overnight Pumpkin Breakfast Casserole recipe is easy, time-saving," 23 Nov. 2019 The formula’s main ingredients are nonfat milk and lactose – lactose is the naturally occurring milk sugar found in both breastmilk and cow’s milk. Laura Reiley, Washington Post, "Sweet excess: How the baby food industry hooks toddlers on sugar, salt and fat," 17 Oct. 2019 Also, get one of their newer fruit-forward tart beers, such as Jammy Pants, which is loaded with various berries, and Unbalanced Breakfast, a rich and creamy offering packed with blueberry puree, maple syrup, milk sugar and coffee. Andre Meunier, oregonlive, "For Great Notion, innovation is the only clear thing: Portland Breweries Series," 7 Oct. 2019 The hypothesis states that lactating mothers produce breast milk sugar components that help an optimal gut microbiome to develop in the intestines of the newborn soon after birth. Enea Rezzonico, Scientific American, "Nestlé's research on nutrition and the human gut microbiome," 17 Feb. 2015 The second is disaccharides, which are just two of these single sugar molecules linked together: sucrose, or table sugar (glucose + fructose); lactose, or milk sugar (glucose + galactose); and maltose, or malt sugar (glucose + glucose). Carolyn L. Todd, SELF, "Can Our Bodies Even Tell the Difference Between Naturally Occurring and Added Sugars?," 24 June 2019 More than 90% of China’s population is deficient in lactase, the enzyme that breaks down the milk sugar lactose in the gut, per a 1984 study. Eamon Barrett, Fortune, "How Oatly Plans to Quench China’s Thirst for Milk," 23 July 2019 The ingredients list covers most of a brunch menu with cold press coffee, chicory, maple syrup, oats, milk sugar, and applewood smoked barley. Matt Allyn, Popular Mechanics, "This Beer Is Basically an Entire Brunch In a Bottle," 31 Oct. 2016

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1846, in the meaning defined above

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“Milk sugar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/milk%20sugar. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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milk sugar

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