white chocolate


Definition of white chocolate

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

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Place 1 lb white chocolate in a bowl and microwave at 50% power in 30-second increments, stirring in between, until melted and smooth. Woman's Day Kitchen, Woman's Day, "White Peppermint Bark," 30 Nov. 2018 Beat ½ cup finely chopped white chocolate into dough. Adina Steiman, WSJ, "This Holiday Season’s Smartest Cookie," 5 Dec. 2018 Start your magic shell by combining chopped white chocolate and melted virgin coconut oil in a heatproof bowl set over a saucepan of simmering water, which helps the chocolate melt smoothly and evenly. Aliza Abarbanel, Bon Appetit, "Matcha-Dipped Strawberries Are the Dessert We're Bringing to Every Summer Hang," 5 June 2018 Also, the bakery recommends using 30 percent cocoa butter white chocolate. Ann Maloney, NOLA.com, "Former waitresses' 'lazy' strawberry pie wins 'Waitress the musical' contest," 1 June 2018 Partially melt the white chocolate in a heat-proof glass bowl. Redbook, "Chocolate Semifreddo from Zac Young of Flex Mussels," 17 Mar. 2011 Matcha and white chocolate Photo: James Ransom for The Wall Street Journal, Food Styling by Jamie Kimm, Prop Styling by Carla Gonzalez-Hart No need to serve dozens of cookies at once? Adina Steiman, WSJ, "This Holiday Season’s Smartest Cookie," 5 Dec. 2018 Dessert at Amber Restaurant made with Kacinkoa 85 percent chocolate, ganache, Fisherman’s Friend dust, peppermint and white chocolate sorbet. Eric Rosen, WSJ, "How Young Chefs Are Making Their Marks on Hong Kong’s Fine Food Scene," 10 Dec. 2018 Pour over white chocolate, and stir gently to form smooth emulsion. 3. Bethany Jean Clement, The Seattle Times, "How to make the best banana cream pie ever," 4 Dec. 2018

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First Known Use of white chocolate

1923, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of white chocolate was in 1923

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English Language Learners Definition of white chocolate

: a type of sweet chocolate that has a white color

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