shiro miso

shi·​ro miso | \ ˈshir-(ˌ)ō- How to pronounce shiro miso (audio) \

Definition of shiro miso

: miso that is white or whitish in color and is characterized by a mild,sweet flavor Using a mortar and pestle, blend together the shiro miso, sesame seeds, sugar and soy sauce.— Linda Furiya, San Francisco Chronicle, 17 May 2000

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First Known Use of shiro miso

1889, in the meaning defined above

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“Shiro miso.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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