Test for Baking Powder

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How do I know if my baking powder is fresh?

Test for Baking Powder

If you're unsure about the freshness of your baking powder try this test. Put one teaspoon in 1/3 cup of water. If the water does not fizz toss the baking powder. It's too old.



2/25/2010 12:51:22 PM
Janet said:

Instead of tossing it out, add 1/2 c. per batch when washing clothes, it boosts the cleaning power of your soap.


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