white chocolate


Definition of 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 On the menu are 12 gourmet cookies including Ave Maria (guava, Maria cookies, white chocolate chips) and Plantain Papi (plantains and Nutella topped with Nutella drizzle). Rod Stafford Hagwood, sun-sentinel.com, 6 Jan. 2022 What do oat and hazelnut chess bars with raspberry-lime jam, candied gingerbread macarons, spiked orange and chocolate biscuits, cherry-walnut Mexican milk fudge, and salty black-and-white chocolate crinkles have in common? Bill Addison, Los Angeles Times, 4 Dec. 2021 Use it to make white chocolate and cranberry cookies or jam thumbprints. Felicia Campbell, The Arizona Republic, 22 Dec. 2021 Also on the menu is a tuxedo mocha that combines the same French sauce with white chocolate and espresso. Zareen Syed, chicagotribune.com, 22 Dec. 2021 On the menu are 12 gourmet cookies including Ave Maria (guava, Maria cookies, white chocolate chips) and Plantain Papi (plantains and Nutella topped with Nutella drizzle). Phillip Valys, sun-sentinel.com, 1 Dec. 2021 Break the white chocolate into small pieces, and place into a small glass container or measuring cup. Washington Post, 7 Dec. 2021 The limited edition white chocolate peppermint flavor makes a festive addition to their signature cinnamon cocoa powder. Anna Haines, Forbes, 7 Dec. 2021 Take 25% off with the code THANKSAVINGS, and be sure to throw in a bag of the limited edition white chocolate matcha flavor. Bon Appétit, 28 Nov. 2021

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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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11 Jan 2022

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“White chocolate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/white%20chocolate. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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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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