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also pe·nu·chi  (pə-no͞o′chē) or pa·no·cha  (-nō′chə) or pa·no·che  (-chē)
A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, butter, cream or milk, and often chopped nuts.

[Variant of panocha.]
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(Cookery) a variant of panocha
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(pəˈnu tʃi)

a fudge made of brown sugar, butter, milk, and usu. nuts.
[1945–50, Amer.; variant of panocha orig., raw sugar < Mexican Spanish; compare Sp panocha, variant of panoja ear of grain, panicle < Latin pānucula, pānicula; see panicle]
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Noun1.penuche - fudge made with brown sugar and butter and milk and nuts
fudge - soft creamy candy
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But the goal the game craved arrived after 23 minutes and it was hot-shot striker Dori Nascimento who found the net with a powerful downward header from a Mauricio Penuchi cross.