baked good


Definition of baked good

: a food (such as a bread, cake, or cookie) made from a dough or batter that is baked usually plural After she'd sold baked goods at the farmers' market for a few years, the city approached her and asked if she'd like to open a brick-and-mortar bakery downtown …— Christopher Leonard

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General Mills said sales of other supermarket staples, such as cereal, yogurt and baked goods, held steady in the quarter. Paul R. La Monica, CNN, "Bad news for General Mills: People splurge on pet food but not snacks for themselves," 26 June 2019 One to two tickets will be needed to sample each of the variety of sweet and savory baked goods for sale. Ann Maloney,, "Top New Orleans chefs, bartenders to host bake sale to support abortion rights," 11 June 2019 Three Chiefs pulls off the miraculous feat of turning confections into beer, producing taste-alike riffs on baked goods from banana bread to crème brûlée. David Klein,, "What goes into an $899 bottle of beer? Lots of coconut and hype," 10 June 2019 The pastry chef also plans to launch savory baked goods soon, such as bacon and cheese croissants. Carol Deptolla, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Doughnut shop Holey Moley adds croissants, Danish and cookies to its lineup," 15 June 2019 Gesu students worked lemonade stands, sold baked goods and did lots of yard work for neighbors to raise their pledge money., "Results from the Race for the Place, Gesu’s Hike for Hunger; a Porch Talk in Shaker Heights; more: Press Run," 14 June 2019 The non-profit North Union Farmers Market - with fresh produce, dairy, meat, baked goods, honey and syrup and assorted merchandise - begins its seasonal run at Pinecrest development in Orange Village on Saturdays beginning June 8. Marc Bona,, "Farmers markets begin seasonal runs this month at 2 lifestyle-shopping centers," 7 June 2019 The menu is simple — sandwiches, salads, eggs, baked goods — and intended to teach widely applicable cooking skills. New York Times, "A Restaurant Takes On the Opioid Crisis, One Worker at a Time," 10 July 2018 Tim Horton’s serves specialty hot and cold drinks, breakfast, baked goods, sandwiches and hot bowls. Kate Murphy,, "Price to live on campus rises at the University of Cincinnati," 19 June 2018

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First Known Use of baked good

1865, in the meaning defined above

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