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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The chemical is also found in fried foods, such as french fries and potato chips, as well as baby food and baked goods. Jamie Ducharme, Time, "Coffee in California May Soon Come with a Cancer Warning," 31 Jan. 2018 Getty ImagesJames Devaney Ah, the holidays. At time for family, friends, copious amounts of baked goods, and classic songs that range from adorably corny to uncomfortably cringe-y. Kayleigh Roberts, Marie Claire, "Miley Cyrus Gives Christmas Classic "Santa Baby" a Much-Needed Feminist Update," 22 Dec. 2018 Calling all fans of beauty and baked goods — but then, who isn't a fan of those things? Maria Cassano, Allure, "Beauty Bakerie Is Now Sold at Ulta Stores," 31 Oct. 2018 After, wander through Palmer's antique shops and the excellent indie bookstore, Fireside Books (720 S. Alaska St.), before sitting down at Turkey Red (550 S. Alaska St.) for farm fresh salads, baked goods or the beef stew of the day. Jenna Schnuer, Anchorage Daily News, "Mat-Su delivers for day trippers and diehard adventure junkies," 3 May 2018 Chef Andrea Kirshtein leverages the diminutive kitchen and a Big Green Egg smoker on the patio to turn out baked goods and hearty breakfast and lunch dishes. Jennifer Bradley Franklin, Condé Nast Traveler, "10 Best Coffee Shops in Atlanta," 22 Aug. 2018 Customers can order produce, baked goods, dairy products, meat, seafood, flowers, and other everyday items for pickup. Valentina Palladino, Ars Technica, "Amazon launches grocery pickup at Whole Foods for Prime members," 8 Aug. 2018 Although many households prepared and served dozens of varieties of sweets including marzipan, stuffed dates, dried fruit, baked goods and meringues, the culinary centerpiece was mufleta, a thin pancake eaten with butter and honey. Florence Steinberger, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Mimouna sweets, a Moroccan tradition, herald the end of Passover," 3 Apr. 2018 Forty vendors will be on hand with local farm products, baked goods, specialty foods and artisan wares. Courant Community, "Community News For The Vernon Edition," 26 June 2018

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First Known Use of baked good

1865, in the meaning defined above

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