cream of tartar


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cream of tartar

cream of tartar

n
(Elements & Compounds) another name for potassium hydrogen tartrate, esp when used in baking powders

cream′ of tar′tar


n.
a white, crystalline, water-soluble powder, C4H5KO6, used chiefly as an ingredient in baking powders and in galvanic tinning of metals.
[1655–65]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cream of tartar - a salt used especially in baking powder
salt - a compound formed by replacing hydrogen in an acid by a metal (or a radical that acts like a metal)
Translations
زُبْدَة الطَّرطـيـر
vinný kámen
vinsten
vínsteinsduft
vínny kameň
krem tartar

cream

(kriːm) noun
1. the yellowish-white oily substance that forms on the top of milk, and from which butter and cheese are made.
2. any of many substances made of, or similar to, cream. ice-cream; face-cream.
3. the best part; the top people. the cream of the medical profession.
4. (also adjective) (of) a yellowish-white colour. cream paint.
verb
1. to make into a cream-like mixture. Cream the eggs, butter and sugar together.
2. to take the cream off. She creamed the milk.
3. (with off) to select (the best). The best pupils will be creamed off for special training.
ˈcreamy adjective
1. full of, or like, cream. creamy milk.
2. smooth and white. a creamy complexion.
ˈcreaminess noun
cream of tartar
an ingredient in baking powder.
References in classic literature ?
There was no baking-powder in the house, and I never could get them right with soda and cream of tartar.
FOR THE SYRUP: 1kg unrefined golden caster sugar 800ml water 4 tablespoons golden syrup 30g fresh ginger, peeled and very thinly sliced 1 cinnamon stick 5 whole cloves 1/2 tsp black peppercorns 1/2 teaspoon citric acid 1/2 teaspoon cream of tartar Finely grated zest and juice of 1 lemon FOR THE DOUGH: 600g self-raising flour, plus extra for dusting a pinch of table salt 1/2 a fresh nutmeg, grated 1 tsp ground cardamom 2 heaped tsp baking powder 50g unsalted butter 375-400ml buttermilk EXTRAS: Sunflower oil, for deep-frying 400ml whipping cream Ground cinnamon, for dusting METHOD: Make the syrup a day or two ahead.
BREAKFAST PANCAKES WITH BACON AND AVOCADO (Serves 6) INGREDIENTS: 1tbsp The Groovy Food Company amber and mild agave nectar 150g self-raising flour 1/2tsp cream of tartar 2 large, free-range eggs, separated 125ml natural yoghurt 16 rashers streaky bacon 2 avocadoes, sliced 2-3tbsp The Groovy Food Company rich and dark agave nectar Organic cooking spray with virgin coconut oil METHOD 1.
Sift the flour into a bowl with the cream of tartar and add the caster sugar.
In medium bowl, combine 1/4 cup ground cereal, flour, cocoa powder, cream of tartar, baking soda and salt.
BRENDAN LYNCH'S ELIZABETH SPONGE INGREDIENTS SPONGE 6 large eggs at room temperature 460g of almond-and-sugar powder (equal quantities of ground almonds and icing sugar mixed) 1 tsp of lemon oil or the zest of 1 large lemon grated finely 70g plain flour 6 large egg whites at room temperature A pinch of cream of tartar 70g caster sugar 40g unsalted butter, melted and cooled CREAM FILLING 600ml of double cream 280g full fat soft cheese 120g icing sugar 1tsp rosewater, or more, to taste DECORATION 450g - 500g fresh raspberries depending on size 2/3 of a 454g pot of seedless raspberry jam.
Brendan Lynch'S ELIZABETH SPONGE Serves: 16 INGREDIENTS Sponge 6 large eggs at room temperature 460g of almondand-sugar powder (equal quantities of ground almonds and icing sugar mixed) 1 tsp of lemon oil or the zest of 1 large lemon grated finely 70g plain flour 6 large egg whites at room temperature A pinch of cream of tartar 70g caster sugar 40g unsalted butter, melted and cooled Cream filling 600ml/g of double cream 280g full fat soft cheese 120g icing sugar 1 tsp rosewater, or more, to taste Decoration 450g - 500g fresh raspberries 3/4 of a 454g pot of seedless raspberry jam.
ASDA'S BERRY MERINGUE GATEAU Serves 8 Ingredients 4 large egg whites Pinch of cream of tartar 125g caster sugar 100g icing sugar 1/4 tsp vanilla extract 400g double cream 400g blueberries, raspberries, strawberries Method Pre-heat the oven to 130C/110C Fan/Gas half.
The scientific name for the tree is dansonia digitata and English common names include dead-rat tree, monkey-bread tree, upside-down tree and cream of tartar tree.
MACARONS: 1 1/4 cups almond flour 13/4 cups confectioners' sugar 4 large egg whites, at room temperature 1/2 teaspoon cream of tartar 1/2 cup sugar Pink gel-paste food coloring
If you don't have a copper bowl, add cream of tartar or a little lemon juice to the whites; these additions produce similar reactions.
Meringue ghost cakes 10 ready-made fairy cakes 2 large egg whites 100g caster sugar 1/4 tsp cream of tartar 1/4 tsp vanilla extract Tiny chocolate chips or silver dragees 1 Preheat oven to 105C/Gas mark 1/4.