How to make Self Raising Flour at Home?

Many a times , when you go through baking recipes on the net or in cookbooks, they call for use of self raising flour. One should not panic! Its a fairly basic DIY that every at home baker must know! This particular recipe for self raising flour was taken from Nigella Lawson’s website. 20140325-154742.jpg

Ingredients

2 tsp baking powder

1 cup plain flour

How to make it

Sift the flour and baking powder together into a bowl before using, to make sure the baking powder is thoroughly distributed (or you can put both ingredients into a bowl and whisk them together). Make sure that your baking powder has not passed its “use by” or “best before” date as baking powder also has a finite life and if it is old you may find that your cakes don’t rise.

Advertisements

3 Comments Add yours

    1. yumelicious says:

      Thank you Dimple! Quite a handy tip I suppose!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s