white chocolate


: a confection of cocoa butter, sugar, milk solids, lecithin, and flavorings compare dark chocolate, milk chocolate

Examples of white chocolate in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web After picking out a few items (pimento cheese sandwich, egg salad sandwich, Georgia peach ice cream sandwich, white chocolate Georgia pecan cookie), Kim learned the stand doesn’t take cash, so his $20 bill was no good. Ben Flanagan | Bflanagan@al.com, al, 7 Apr. 2023 For the sweet ending, decide between a chewy fudge brownie embellished with chili meringues, plantain chips and caramelized white chocolate sauce; or the orange creamsicle cheesecake made with Arizona citrus cremeux, blood orange gel and meringue. Georgann Yara, The Arizona Republic, 7 Sep. 2023 These fun candle cakes use white chocolate drips and birthday candles to stunning effect. Beth Branch, Country Living, 6 Sep. 2023 Lastly, white chocolate is grated over the dish to look like a sprinkling of parmesan cheese. Carolyn Hagler, Smithsonian Magazine, 17 Aug. 2023 Nestlé has Toll House Pumpkin Spice Cookie Dough, made with pumpkin spice flavors and white chocolate morsels. Mike Snider, USA TODAY, 17 Aug. 2023 The shake is blended with caramel flavors along with butterscotch, white chocolate pieces, and blondie crumbles. Chris Morris, Fortune, 16 Aug. 2023 Place white chocolate in a medium-size microwavable bowl. People Staff, Peoplemag, 5 Apr. 2023 Macadamia Nut and White Chocolate Cookies Prepare as directed, except substitute chopped white baking bars or white chocolate baking squares for the semisweet chocolate pieces. Bhg Test Kitchen, Better Homes & Gardens, 1 Aug. 2023 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1923, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of white chocolate was in 1923

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“White chocolate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/white%20chocolate. Accessed 23 Sep. 2023.

Kids Definition

white chocolate

: a sweet food made with cocoa butter, sugar, milk, and flavorings
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