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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 Kenzie loved making her fairy potion, created by food dye, flowers, glitter, baking soda and vinegar. Anya Leon,, "See the Magical Photos from Beverley Mitchell's Daughter's Fairy-Themed Birthday Bash," 16 Apr. 2018 For heavier tarnish, mix three parts baking soda to one part water. Wet the silver and apply the cleaner with a soft, lint-free cloth. Lauren Smith, Good Housekeeping, "How to Clean Every Type of Jewelry," 9 Mar. 2018 For cooking and ingredient purposes, the 7-Up used in the recipe for 7-Up Cake serves as the substitute for baking soda in the batter of this moist pound cake and additional 7-Up is used for the liquid and flavor agent in the glaze ingredients. Philip Potempa, Post-Tribune, "7-Up cake? Bubbly history of the lemon-lime soda includes popular retro recipes," 6 July 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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