Definition of Demerara sugar
1. Noun. Light brown cane sugar; originally from Guyana.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Demerara Sugar
Literary usage of Demerara sugar
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Mechanics' Magazine, Museum, Register, Journal, and Gazette (1840)
"This correspondence, I believe it will Ue found,was the cause of relieving the crys- talised demerara sugar, as it is termed, from bond, and of securing ..."
2. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and (1910)
"The same aniline dyes are also employed in the manufacture of an imitation Demerara sugar from white beet sugar crystals. Aniline dyes are very frequently ..."
3. Sugar: A Handbook for Planters and Refiners, Being a Comprehensive Treatise by John A. R. Newlands, Benjamin E. R. Newlands (1909)
"... Analyses of two samples of demerara sugar, the sample marked A being greyish sugar, and that marked B consisting of good quality Demerara. ..."
4. Iron: An Illustrated Weekly Journal for Iron and Steel Manufacturers edited by Sholto Percy, Perry Fairfax Nursey (1840)
"This correspondence, I believe it will be found,was the cause of relieving the crys- talised demerara sugar, as it is termed, from bond, and of securing ..."