un·​salt·​ed | \ ˌən-ˈsȯl-təd \

Definition of unsalted

: not treated, provided, or seasoned with salt : not salted unsalted butter unsalted chicken broth unplowed and unsalted roads

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At the Goose, Earnhardt whips cane syrup with soft unsalted butter for extra oomph on her Sweet Blonde biscuit sandwich (country ham, extra-sharp cheddar, over-easy egg). Rebekah Denn, The Seattle Times, "Cane syrup, a Southern staple, makes its way to Seattle just in time for prime pecan-pie season," 20 Nov. 2018 Our basic dough is a pure and simple ode to unsalted butter and all-purpose flour. Lisa Ludwinski, WSJ, "Pies That Bind: Thanksgiving Recipes From the Heartland," 15 Nov. 2018 Add unsalted butter; beat on medium-high until smooth and fluffy. Woman's Day Test Kitchen, Woman's Day, "Thanksgiving Cake," 24 Oct. 2018 Serve with pecan honey butter: In a small skillet, melt 2 Tbsp unsalted butter. Redbook, "7 Pancakes to Flip For," 22 Jan. 2013 Meanwhile, in a small bowl, combine 4 tablespoons unsalted butter, softened; 1 tablespoon chopped fresh parsley; 1/2 teaspoon finely chopped fresh thyme; 1/2 teaspoon finely chopped fresh sage; and 1/4 teaspoon sea salt. Cheryl Slocum, Country Living, "Classic Herbed Butter Grilled Corn," 14 May 2011 Grease and line two 8-inch baking pans with a little unsalted butter and parchment paper cut to size. Nik Sharma, SFChronicle.com, "A Brown Kitchen: Mango layer cake for a fresh summer treat," 11 July 2018 To make dressing: In a blender, pulse roasted unsalted peanuts, rice wine vinegar, low-sodium tamari, canola oil, honey, water and jalapeño until slightly chunky. Betsy Stephens, Good Housekeeping, "Kale Salad with Chicken," 4 Dec. 2017 The White Rice Diet: Literally unsalted white rice for every meal. Jes Baker, SELF, "Nope, I’m Not Trying to Lose Weight," 26 June 2018

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First Known Use of unsalted

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of unsalted

: not salted or containing extra salt

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