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

Examples of baked good in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In the terminal, grab a coffee and baked good at Lewes Coffee Co. or a more substantial meal at Grain on the Rocks, which overlooks the port. Washington Post, "Delaware’s new driving trail features Instagram-worthy murals by (mostly) local artists," 6 Nov. 2020 On the other hand, not every baked good should be as tough, crisp or dense as bread. Washington Post, "How to use almond flour in cooking and baking," 28 Oct. 2020 The brioche feuilletée has only been available at three pop-ups so far, and baked good itself is not that commonly found in the United States. Janelle Bitker,, "Meet the brioche feuilletée, a buttery brioche-croissant pastry already stunning S.F. food lovers," 2 Oct. 2020 Barnes & Noble: Get a free tall hot or iced coffee with the purchase of any baked good on Sept. 29. Kathleen Christiansen,, "Free coffee! Celebrate National Coffee Day with these deals," 29 Sep. 2020 Her father also ran a baked good shop in Point Loma called Treet that closed two years ago. Pam Kragen, San Diego Union-Tribune, "Nine-year-old’s bake sales have raised $3,500 for Parkinson’s research," 8 Sep. 2020 The posts depict every kind of baked good imaginable from crusty loaves of sourdough bread to elaborately decorated cakes. Olivia Harrison,, "How To Participate In The Nationwide Virtual Bake Sale Supporting Black Lives Matter," 19 June 2020 Graeter's is taking orders for Easter baked goods such as coconut cakes, hot cross buns and butter bit rolls only until the end of the day Wednesday, April 8, but will have some bakery items in store on Friday and Saturday. Polly Campbell,, "Where to get Easter treats at Cincinnati bakeries and confectioners," 8 Apr. 2020 Grab a cup of coffee with a selection of alternative milks and try a vegan baked good or a vegetarian lunch of cauliflower tacos, a mushroom burger or a salad. Tirion Morris, azcentral, "10 metro Phoenix restaurants with vegan and vegetarian food and coffee for takeout," 1 Apr. 2020

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First Known Use of baked good

1865, in the meaning defined above

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“Baked good.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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