What is another word for treacle?

132 synonyms found


[ tɹˈiːkə͡l], [ tɹˈiːkə‍l], [ t_ɹ_ˈiː_k_əl]

Treacle is a British term that refers to a sweet, sticky syrup made from sugarcane or sugar beets. Other synonyms for treacle include molasses, syrup, honey, golden syrup, and blackstrap molasses. Molasses is a close synonym and is similar to treacle in texture and thickness. Syrup is a more generic term that can refer to any viscous sweet liquid, while honey is a natural sweetener produced by bees from nectar. Golden syrup is a lighter-colored treacle-like syrup commonly used in baking, and blackstrap molasses is a dark, bitter syrup that is a byproduct of sugar production and is high in minerals.

How to use "Treacle" in context?

When most people think of treacle, they imagine a sweet liquid that is used to flavor many desserts. Treacle is actually a type of molasses, which is made from sugarcane. Treacle can be used in many different types of food, and is often used in place of sugar.

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