baking powder


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bak·ing powder

(bā′kĭng)
n.
A mixture of baking soda, starch, and at least one slightly acidic compound such as cream of tartar that works as a leavening agent in baking by releasing carbon dioxide when mixed with a liquid, such as milk or water.

baking powder

n
(Cookery) any of various powdered mixtures that contain sodium bicarbonate, starch (usually flour), and one or more slightly acidic compounds, such as cream of tartar: used in baking as a substitute for yeast

bak′ing pow`der


n.
a powder used as a leavening agent in baking, consisting of sodium bicarbonate, an acid substance, and a starch: when moistened, carbon dioxide is set free, causing dough to rise.
[1840–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.baking powder - any of various powdered mixtures used in baking as a substitute for yeastbaking powder - any of various powdered mixtures used in baking as a substitute for yeast
leaven, leavening - a substance used to produce fermentation in dough or a liquid
Translations
خَميرة الخُبْز، مَسْحوق التَّخْميرمَسْحُوق الـخَبِيز
prášek do pečiva
bagepulver
leivinjauhe
prašak za pecivo
sütõpor
lyftiduft
ベーキングパウダー
베이킹 파우더
prášok do pečiva
bakpulver
ผงฟู
bột nở

baking powder

nlievito (minerale) in polvere

bake

(beik) verb
1. to cook in an oven. I'm going to bake (bread) today; She baked the ham.
2. to dry or harden by heat. The sun is baking the ground dry.
baked adjective
baked ham; freshly baked bread.
ˈbaker noun
1. a person who bakes. He is a qualified baker; She is a good baker.
2. a baker's shop.
ˈbakeryplural ˈbakeries noun
a place where baking is done and / or where bread, cakes etc are sold. I bought some cakes at the bakery.
ˈbaking noun
the act or art of cooking bread, cakes etc.
baking powder
a powder used to make cakes etc rise. This sponge cake is very flat – you can't have used enough baking powder.
a baker's dozen
thirteen.

baking powder

مَسْحُوق الـخَبِيز prášek do pečiva bagepulver Backpulver μπέικιν πάουντερ levadura en polvo leivinjauhe levure prašak za pecivo lievito in polvere ベーキングパウダー 베이킹 파우더 bakpoeder bakepulver proszek do pieczenia fermento em pó разрыхлитель bakpulver ผงฟู kabartma tozu bột nở 发酵粉
References in classic literature ?
Hiram Sloane told me the other day that a big envelope addressed to the Rollings Reliable Baking Powder Company of Montreal had been dropped into the post office box a month ago, and she suspicioned that somebody was trying for the prize they'd offered for the best story that introduced the name of their baking powder.
I think it would be perfectly disgraceful to write a story to advertise a baking powder.
Well, I just stated that she used the Rollings Reliable in it, and that was why it turned out so well; and then, in the last paragraph, where PERCEVAL clasps AVERIL in his arms and says, `Sweetheart, the beautiful coming years will bring us the fulfilment of our home of dreams,' I added, `in which we will never use any baking powder except Rollings Reliable.
What do you think a mother would feel like if she found her child tattooed over with a baking powder advertisement?
I don't like to be suspicious or talk scandal, but sometimes I think the Jumbles have too much baking powder in them.
INGREDIENTS 100g melted butter, plus extra for greasing 3 eggs 175ml milk 250g self-raising flour 50g cocoa powder 1tsp baking powder 150g light brown soft sugar 100g dark chocolate drops (70% cocoa solids), or dark chocolate, finely chopped into 5mm dice 100g milk chocolate drops, or milk chocolate, finely chopped into 5mm dice For the sauce: 300ml water 200g light brown soft sugar 40g cocoa powder METHOD Preheat the oven to 180degC/Gas 4 and butter a 2l ovenproof dish.
SERVE HOT WITH DOUBLE CREAM OR ICE CREAM SERVES SIX INGREDIENTS | 100g melted butter, plus extra for greasing | 3 eggs | 175ml milk | 250g self-raising flour | 50g cocoa powder | 1tsp baking powder | 150g light brown soft sugar | 100g dark chocolate drops (70 per cent cocoa solids) or dark chocolate, finely chopped | 100g milk chocolate drops or milk chocolate, finely chopped into 5mm dice FOR THE SAUCE | 300ml water | 200g light brown soft sugar | 40g cocoa powder METHOD 1 Preheat the oven to 180C/Gas 4 and butter a 2-litre ovenproof dish.
Sift the flour, baking powder and mustard into a large bowl.
SERVES 8-10 FOR THE PASTRY: 4 tbsp milk 1 tsp baking powder 350g plain flour, plus extra for dusting 150g caster sugar 2 egg yolks 150g softened butter, plus extra for greasing Zest of 1 lemon Pinch of salt Marmalade, for spreading FOR THE FILLING: 4 eggs, separated 200g caster sugar Zest and juice of 1 orange Zest of 1 lemon 4 tbsp olive oil 170g plain flour 1 tbsp baking powder 1 tsp lemon juice Icing sugar, for dusting Orange zest, to garnish
4 very ripe bananas (as black as possible) 2 large eggs 140g plain flour 70g wholemeal flour 1 large handful raisins 8 stone-free dates, finely chopped 1 tsp baking powder 2 large tbsp almond peanut butter 2 tsp ground cinnamon 1 tsp vanilla extract Grease a loaf tin.
175g butter, softened | 175g caster sugar | 3 free range eggs | 140g self-raising flour | 90g ground almonds | 1 tsp baking powder | 100ml milk | 5 tbsp cocoa powder | 2 tsp almond extract | 60g chocolate (plain or milk), grated 1 Preheat the oven to 160C/ gas 3.
com/research/dm244b/baking_powder) has announced the addition of the "2014 Report on the International Baking Powder Market - Forecast to 2019" report to their offering.