Baking Soda

Some articles on baking soda, soda, baking:

Honeycomb Toffee
... brown sugar, corn syrup (or molasses or golden syrup in the Commonwealth) and baking soda, sometimes with an acid such as vinegar ... The baking soda and acid react to form carbon dioxide which is trapped in the highly viscous mixture ... When acid is not used, thermal decomposition of the baking soda releases carbon dioxide ...
Common Chemicals - Table of Common Chemical Ingredients and Where To Find Them
... Sulfate dissolved in water with Sodium Bicarbonate (Baking Soda) will produce Copper Carbonate and CO2 ... NaKC4H4O6 * 4H2O Rochelle salt Drug store None Notes Sodium bicarbonate NaHCO3 Baking soda, bicarbonate of soda Supermarket Arm Hammer Notes Be careful to use only single action baking soda when sodium bicarbonate ... Baking soda is pure sodium bicarbonate, but baking powder has other ingredients, such as potassium tartrate and sodium monophosphate ...
Tooth Bleaching - Methods - At-home - Natural Methods
... Another way is by 'gently and circularly' brushing one's teeth with some baking soda (an 'abrasive' teeth whitener) using a soft toothbrush ... toothpaste can be made by mixing one part baking soda with two parts of hydrogen peroxide ... While some cheaper commercial whitening toothpastes have baking soda (sodium bicarbonate) as the whitening ingredient, it is not recommended to use a baking soda-based ...
Baking Powder - Substituting in Recipes
... Baking powder is generally just baking soda mixed with an acid, and a number of kitchen acids may be mixed with baking soda to simulate commercial blends of baking powder ... white vinegar, is also a common acidifier in baking for example, many heirloom chocolate cake recipes call for a tablespoon or two of vinegar ... Where a recipe already uses buttermilk or yogurt, baking soda can be used without cream of tartar (or with less) ...
Baking Powder
... Baking powder is a dry chemical leavening agent used to increase the volume and lighten the texture of baked goods ... Baking powder works by releasing carbon dioxide gas into a batter or dough through an acid-base reaction, causing bubbles in the wet mixture to expand and thus leavening the mixture ... Most commercially available baking powders are made up of an alkaline component (typically sodium bicarbonate, also known as baking soda), one or more acid ...

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