dark chocolate

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n dark chocolate chocolate liquor with cocoa butter and small amounts of sugar and vanilla; lecithin is usually added
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Usage

In literature:

They were done in chocolate and dark red, with rugs and hangings to match.
"Sister Carrie" by Theodore Dreiser
Here we saw, for the first time, a pretty little bird, colored dark blue, except the wings and tail, which were of a chocolate hue.
"Missionary Travels and Researches in South Africa" by David Livingstone
They were done in chocolate and dark red, with rugs and hangings to match.
"Sister Carrie" by Theodore Dreiser
To the third, add melted bitter chocolate until it is as dark as preferred.
"Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 5" by Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
Color rich dark or chocolate brown.
"Studies of Trees" by Jacob Joshua Levison
The blooms of the former are white and mauve, of the latter chocolate-brown, spotted with dark red, the lip purple.
"About Orchids" by Frederick Boyle
Shortly after death the skin of the whole body changed to a dark chocolate hue.
"Manhood Perfectly Restored" by Unknown
The petals are yellowish, tinged with rose on the outer halves and blotched with dark purplish chocolate.
"The Woodlands Orchids" by Frederick Boyle
At half-past 7 o'clock, just as it was growing dark, Chocolate Hill was taken.
"The Irish at the Front" by Michael MacDonagh
This caramel filling with nuts is especially nice on Devil's Food or dark chocolate.
"Civic League Cook Book" by Anonymous
In life the dorsum is greenish tan with brown mottling; in some individuals the entire dorsum is dark chocolate brown.
"The Amphibians and Reptiles of Michoacán, México" by William E. Duellman
The brown, green and cream of the almonds, pecans and pistachios against the dark chocolate background make a very attractive color scheme.
"Candy-Making Revolutionized" by Mary Elizabeth Hall
Its dark color is due to a layer of dark brown or chocolate-colored cells spread out over its inner surface.
"A Treatise on Physiology and Hygiene" by Joseph Chrisman Hutchison
In life KU 58048 had a brown (Verona Brown) dorsum with dark brown (Chocolate) markings.
"A Review of the Middle American Tree Frogs of the Genus Ptychohyla" by William E. Duellman
Col di Signora Nero: dark chocolate, pyriform.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 3" by Various
We painted the bottom boards a chocolate-brown and the rest a dark green.
"Two Years Among the Savages of New Guinea." by W. D. Pitcairn
The skin is dark chocolate brown rather than black, sometimes with a yellowish tinge.
"Man, Past and Present" by Agustus Henry Keane
Canthal and postorbital stripes dark chocolate brown; labial stripe creamy white.
"Neotropical Hylid Frogs, Genus Smilisca" by William E. Duellman
The aboriginal native was of a very dark mahogany or chocolate colour.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 12, Slice 6" by Various
Glace the top with very dark chocolate frosting.
"The Hotel St. Francis Cook Book" by Victor Hirtzler
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In news:

Dark Chocolate Isn't a Health Food, but.
Dark Chocolate Could Help Hearts.
Loaded with dark chocolate chips and pistachio bits, this zucchini cake is a nice treat any time of the day.
A daily dose of dark chocolate may be just what the doctor ordered.
Orange-Scented Scottish Shortbread with Dark Chocolate.
2 cups dark chocolate (preferably Valrhona pellets, 64 percent) 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened 1 tablespoon white miso (available at Sunrise Mart, 4 Stuyvesant Sq.
Dark Chocolate May Prevent Heart Attacks.
Dark chocolate, finely chopped 3 tbsp.
Dark Chocolate Torte Recipe of the Week.
12 ounces dark chocolate, chopped.
Dark Chocolate-Chile Cake with Pumpkin Whipped Cream .
This brownie-like cake balances the smoky heat of ground ancho chile with dark chocolate.
You can't beat a good, rich, dark chocolate brownie.
With its mixture of almonds , dark chocolate, coconut and flaxseed meal, it almost passes as health food, too.
Dark chocolate just got another green light.
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