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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M&M’s, for example, returned once again with a white chocolate candy corn M&M. Burger King, a longtime leader in the Halloween burger space, keeps unveiling different spooky buns. Rachel Sugar, Vox, "Halloween is an aesthetic, not a flavor.," 29 Oct. 2018 Finish your meal by building your own ice cream sundae or finding your favorite dipping combinations with the milk and white chocolate fountains. Samantha Nelson, RedEye Chicago, "11 Chicago restaurants offering great brunch buffets," 13 July 2018 Chocolate Bread Pudding with Two Chocolate Sauces & Almond Bark Indulge of dark and white chocolate over soft bread pudding. 11. Fox News, "Decadent chocolate cakes," 27 Jan. 2016 MC5 Spice This vanilla cake doughnut is topped with white chocolate, macadamia nuts, and Chinese five spice. Steffi Victorioso, Los Angeles Magazine, "Every Signature Doughnut at Donut Friend, Ranked," 1 June 2018 The almonds are dipped in white chocolate and painted to resemble a martini olive. Danielle Tullo, Cosmopolitan, "Not a Drill: You Can Now Buy Vodka-Infused Chocolate," 8 Jan. 2018 There's just too much sugar in that white chocolate and milk chocolate. Bryce Airgood, Detroit Free Press, "Birmingham chocolatier studied rocket science before turning to truffles," 20 June 2018 The new Sweet Cold Brew Whipped Cream, which launches in the United States and Canada on May 1, is an infusion of cold brew coffee, dark caramel sauce, and white chocolate mocha sauce that will add a hint of coffee to any cold drink. Melissa Minton, Teen Vogue, "Starbucks Announced New "Sweet Cold Brew Whipped Cream" and Two New Frappuccinos," 1 May 2018 The newest sweet is Honey ard Rare Tea, a pound cake steeped in Earl Grey syrup, laced with Earl Grey cream and served with honey gelato and a crowning honeycomb of white chocolate. Phil Vettel, chicagotribune.com, "S.K.Y. restaurant soaring after rough start," 30 Mar. 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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