Examples of whey in a Sentence
The curd has separated from the whey.
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Greek and Icelandic yogurt (both strained to remove the liquid whey) are thicker, creamier and richer in protein than their regular yogurt counterparts, making them one of the best snacks for curbing appetite.
When the raft is firm and a cheese-like consistency, use a slotted spoon or fine mesh sieve to separate the curds from the whey.
The cafe also has a Steam Yard Power smoothie that has peanut butter, espresso and whey protein.
Once the milk is added, the curds separate from the whey and the combination looks like nothing anyone would want to drink.
This is where the whey drains from the curd — a place as humid as the Amazon and fetid as, well, old milk.
In a heavy bottomed stainless steel pot, heat the whey over medium to high heat.
Among the small-plate starters, don’t miss the insalata verde, a lettuce-less salad where each morsel is a sign of spring — ramps, peas, fava beans, asparagus — magnified by a vinaigrette made from whey, a by-product of the house ricotta.
In these labs scientists genetically modify yeast or bacteria and feed them sugars to produce a protein that’s molecularly identical to collagen (in the case of gelatin) or casein and whey (for cheese).
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Origin and Etymology of whey
First Known Use: before 12th centurySee Words from the same year
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Definition of whey for English Language Learners
: the watery part of milk that forms after the milk becomes thick and sour
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