• Leavening | Define Leavening at Dictionary.com

    dictionary.reference.com/browse/leavening noun 1. Also called leavening agent. a substance used to produce fermentation in dough or batter; leaven. 2. the act or process of causing to ferment by leaven. 3 ...
  • Leavening agent - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leavening_agent A leavening agent (/ ˈ l ɛ v ən ɪ ŋ /, also leaven agent; / ˈ l ɛ v ən /), also known as a raising agent, is any one of a number of substances used in doughs ...
  • Leavening | Definition of Leavening by Merriam-Webster

    www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/leavening Seen and Heard. What made you want to look up leavening? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).
    • A Comparison of Leavening Agents - Orbital Central

      www.orbitals.com/self/leaven Making Biscuits. To test the various leavening agents, a set of biscuits was made with each agent. These biscuits consisted only of flour, water, and leavening.
    • Leavening dictionary definition | leavening defined

      www.yourdictionary.com/leavening How would you define leavening? Add your definition here. Also Mentioned In. leavenings; self-raising; baker's yeast; shortcrust-pastry; leavening-agent; raising ...
    • leavening agent | baking | Britannica.com

      www.britannica.com/topic/leavening-agent Leavening agent, substance causing expansion of doughs and batters by the release of gases within such mixtures, producing baked products with porous structure.
    • What Is a Leavening Agent? | eHow

      www.ehow.com/info_8687548_leavening-agent.html Leavening Agent Types. Bakers have used many different leavening agents throughout the centuries. In the late 1700s, potash -- potassium bicarbonate -- was a common ...
    • Leavening Synonyms, Leavening Antonyms | Thesaurus.com

      www.thesaurus.com/browse/leavening Synonyms for leavening at Thesaurus.com with free online thesaurus, antonyms, and definitions. Dictionary and Word of the Day.
    • Leavening - definition of leavening by The Free Dictionary

      www.thefreedictionary.com/leavening leav·en·ing (lĕv′ə-nĭng) n. An agent that causes rising, fermentation, or ferment; leaven. leavening (ˈlɛvnɪŋ) n 1. an element of diversity; an enlivening ...
    • Leavening Agents - YRM

      www.yrm.org/leaveningagents.htm A leavening agent (sometimes just called leavening or leaven) is a substance used in doughs and batters that causes them to rise. In the presence of moisture, heat ...