Which is which?
Time for a bit of kitchen science. Each of the following common pantry ingredients is an acid or a base (alkali). Which ones are acids, and which are bases?
1. Baking soda
2. Cream of tartar
3. Baking powder
5. Maple syrup
Please leave your answer in the comments, and let us know whether you have these ingredients in your pantry.
[Last week's answer: My favorite pantry ingredient for Thanksgiving cooking is thyme. I use it in everything. Thanks for sharing your favorites, and I hope everyone had a wonderful holiday.]
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