un·​salt·​ed ˌən-ˈsȯl-təd How to pronounce unsalted (audio)
: not treated, provided, or seasoned with salt : not salted
unsalted butter
unsalted chicken broth
unplowed and unsalted roads

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Examples include full-fat dairy products, nut and seed butters, unsalted rice cakes and more. Good Housekeeping, 30 Nov. 2022 For four pounds of russets, the best formula is 2 cups of whole milk, 12 tablespoons of unsalted butter, then a generous shower of kosher or sea salt to taste. Mackensy Lunsford, USA TODAY, 19 Nov. 2022 Stir in 1⁄4 cup unsalted peanuts and 1 Tbsp lime juice. Paul Kita, Men's Health, 27 Sep. 2022 The unsalted spectacle, first whipped up in 1922, has been a part of the state fair for a century. Chicago Tribune Staff, Chicago Tribune, 17 Aug. 2022 Cut a ½ cup of cold, unsalted butter (one stick) into ½-inch cubes. Andrea Beck, Better Homes & Gardens, 29 July 2022 They're blended with lemon rind and juice, olive oil, a grated hard cheese such as Parmesan, and roasted unsalted almonds. Sally Pasley Vargas, BostonGlobe.com, 14 June 2022 The latest test is high inflation, which has sent prices for key ingredients like honey and unsalted butter soaring. Rachel Siegel, Washington Post, 13 July 2022 Try the Künefe dessert, made with spun pastry called kataifi, soaked in attar syrup, and layered with melted, unsalted cheese. Angelina Villa-clarke, Forbes, 12 June 2022 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of unsalted was in the 15th century

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“Unsalted.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unsalted. Accessed 5 Dec. 2022.

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