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Whisk flour, cornmeal, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, kosher salt, and pepper in a large bowl. Molly Baz, Bon Appetit, "Extra-Corny Cornbread Muffins," 25 June 2018 Stir together flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt. Cassie Armstrong,, "Peanut Butter Cookie Day: How to observe in Central Florida," 12 June 2018 In clean food processor bowl, pulse flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, and 3/4 teaspoon salt until blended. The Good Housekeeping Test Kitchen, Good Housekeeping, "Turkey Sliders with Stuffing Biscuits," 2 Nov. 2016 In a medium bowl, whisk together flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt and black sesame powder. 3. Charlotte Druckman, WSJ, "Build a Better Banana Bread," 23 May 2018 In another bowl, stir together the flour, almond flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt until combined. Maya Wilson, Anchorage Daily News, "This rhubarb almond coffee cake is a treat fit for any Alaska summer soiree," 21 June 2018 In a separate bowl, combine the all-purpose flour, whole wheat flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Amy Wang,, "This stew hits sweet spot where delicious and healthy meet," 20 Feb. 2018 In a bowl, combine the egg yolks, yogurt, orange rind and juice, lemon rind, baking soda, sugar, salt, and oats. Caleb Barber,, "Recipe: Pancake lovers will sing with joy over these cornmeal-oat blueberry beauties," 9 July 2018 Customers browsing Amazon’s website now are likely to see Whole Foods beans, baking soda and other store-brand goods displayed prominently. Laura Stevens, WSJ, "Attention, Amazon Prime Members Who Shop at Whole Foods: You’re in Luck," 16 June 2018

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1848, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of baking soda was in 1848

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English Language Learners Definition of baking soda

: a kind of salt that is used to make baked foods (such as cookies and breads) light and fluffy

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Kids Definition of baking soda

: a white powder used especially in baking to make dough rise and in medicine to reduce stomach acid

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bak·​ing soda | \ˈbā-kiŋ- \

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