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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In five separate microwave-safe bowls, melt chocolate chips, white chocolate chips, and green, yellow, and red candy melts at 50% power in 30-second intervals, until melted and smooth. Woman's Day Kitchen, Woman's Day, "Bewitching Candy Truffles," 13 Sep. 2019 Fold in 1 cup hazelnuts and white chocolate chips by hand. Dallas News, "5 easy recipes for blondies that include lots of browned butter, nuts and liqueurs," 27 Aug. 2019 After pops are frozen, place white chocolate chips and coconut oil in glass bowl. Callie Blount, al.com, "This watermelon ice pop recipe is a summer hit," 18 July 2019 But those with less sophisticated taste buds will be surprised to know that white chocolate is, in fact, not chocolate. Erin Davis And Katherine Dillinger, CNN, "Here's some fun (and not-so-fun) facts for International Chocolate Day," 7 July 2019 The Original recipe is packed with colorful M&M candies, while the Choco-Lot was studded with a silly quantity of dark and white chocolate chips. Paul Stephen, ExpressNews.com, "Austin-based gluten-free cookies Meli’s Monster Cookies deliver all the treat with none of the wheat," 28 Aug. 2019 Churros, with flavors like chocolate Oreo, white chocolate coconut and caramel chocolate peanut butter cup, start at $1.45 and range up to $11.95 for a flight of six. Pam Kragen, San Diego Union-Tribune, "Now open: 15 new restaurants and bars from Coronado to Carlsbad," 8 Aug. 2019 For polar bears: Dip a frozen banana pop into the white chocolate coating until it is fully submerged. Chuck Barney, The Mercury News, "Kawaii Sweet World’s Zoo Animal Banana Pops," 26 July 2019 With just a little white chocolate and some sprinkles, Heather Russinko can make a wedding gown in under seven minutes. Amelia Nierenberg, New York Times, "Home Cooking for Profit? Sure, Just Not in New Jersey," 13 Aug. 2019

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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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