un·​sweet·​ened | \ ˌən-ˈswē-tᵊnd How to pronounce unsweetened (audio) \

Definition of unsweetened

: not containing added sugar : not sweetened unsweetened baking chocolate

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The ingredients listed on the packaging are: unbleached enriched flour, sugar, palm and/or canola oil, cocoa, high fructose corn syrup, leavening, corn starch, salt, soy lecithin, vanillin, and unsweetened chocolate. Jamie Ballard, Good Housekeeping, "The Great Cookie Debate: Are Oreos Vegan or Not?," 15 Feb. 2018 Dairy, such as yogurt or cheese, should be full-fat and unsweetened. Lisa Drayer, CNN, "One-month sugar detox: A nutritionist explains how and why," 1 Mar. 2018 California is also requiring restaurants that sell children’s meals to make unsweetened water, unflavored milk, or milk alternative the default beverage. Jacob Gershman, WSJ, "New for 2019: Laws on Guns, Harassment, Cannabis-Spiked Drinks," 2 Jan. 2019 Make topping: Combine brown sugar in bowl with butter, finely shredded unsweetened coconut, and cilantro. The Good Housekeeping Test Kitchen, Good Housekeeping, "Spiced Fresh Tomato Soup with Sweet and Herby Pitas," 9 Oct. 2018 Instead of relying on sugar replacements, opt for water or unsweetened drinks like tea. 2. Diana Vilibert, Redbook, "7 Diet Mistakes You're Definitely Making," 20 Jan. 2017 My favorite meal was a plain baked potato and chili with an unsweetened iced tea from Wendy's. Amy Brightfield, Woman's Day, "Eat Healthy On the Road," 1 June 2010 Then, strain out the ginger and remove the tea bag, before pouring the hot unsweetened hemp milk into your hot water and stirring in coconut nectar. Lauren Valenti, Vogue, "6 Dairy-Free (and Delicious!) Lattes to Power Your Day," 13 Aug. 2018 Ask for the unsweetened version of this fruity drink. Jessica Leigh Mattern, Redbook, "18 Guilt-Free Starbucks Drinks For When You're Trying to Lose Weight," 21 Nov. 2017

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circa 1775, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of unsweetened

: not having sugar added : not sweetened

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