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Where to buy baking soda?

Does anyone know where I can buy baking soda? I couldn't find anything using keyword "Backsoda"
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Old 24.04.2017, 22:36
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Re: Where to buy baking soda?

It's called Natron and it's in the baking section next to the baking powder. It's packed in small envelopes. My advice is to buy a box of it next time you're abroad.
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Old 24.04.2017, 22:42
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Re: Where to buy baking soda?

try here: https://www.englishforum.ch/food-dri...g-soda-ch.html
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Old 24.04.2017, 23:13
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Re: Where to buy baking soda?

Another German name is Backpulver.
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Old 24.04.2017, 23:17
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Re: Where to buy baking soda?

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Another German name is Backpulver.

Backpulver is baking powder, which is not the same thing.
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Old 24.04.2017, 23:20
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Re: Where to buy baking soda?

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Backpulver is baking powder, which is not the same thing.
Correct. Answering too quickly.
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Re: Where to buy baking soda?

I have found larger quantities of baking soda (bag not a box) in well-stocked ethnic groceries
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Re: Where to buy baking soda?

It is a bit cheaper in Muller.
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Old 25.04.2017, 00:26
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Re: Where to buy baking soda?

500g for 2.90sfr - I bought it at my local Turkish grocer

(packaged in Bosnia exported to Australia, CH and other countries according to the packaging)
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Re: Where to buy baking soda?

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500g for 2.90sfr - I bought it at my local Turkish grocer

(packaged in Bosnia exported to Australia, CH and other countries according to the packaging)
Muller doesn't beat that then.

Had no idea they stock up on that too, I usually buy other stuff from them.

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Re: Where to buy baking soda?

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Muller doesn't beat that then.

Had no idea they stock up on that too, I usually buy other stuff from them.
Not familiar enough to know if there is a particular dish in which baking soda is used - it does make a rather handy cleaning and deodorising substance
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Not familiar enough to know if there is a particular dish in which baking soda is used - it does make a rather handy cleaning and deodorising substance
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Re: Where to buy baking soda?

Got that - meant in Turkish/eastern cuisine. Standard baking ingredient where I originated, used also as shoe/fridge deoderiser
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Re: Where to buy baking soda?

Interesting video on the differences between baking soda and baking powder as well as which does what.

"Here's the difference between baking powder and baking soda and how to substitute one for another"

http://uk.businessinsider.com/baking...-recipe-2017-4
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... meant in Turkish/eastern cuisine. Standard baking ingredient where I originated, used also as shoe/fridge deoderiser
I was curious after misreading your post so I did a bit of googling.

It's used a lot in Turkish kebab recipes like kofta with minced meat, as a meat tenderizer.
I've never used it when making kofta.

It seems it's been omitted from the U.K. versions of these recipes so I can only assume that it may be the case that a tough old piece of mutton minced is possibly used in Turkey at times rather than minced lamb.
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Not familiar enough to know if there is a particular dish in which baking soda is used - it does make a rather handy cleaning and deodorising substance
Pancakes, soda bread, crackle candy, Fondue (a knife point just before serving makes it a bit lighter), sherbet.
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Pancakes, soda bread, crackle candy, Fondue (a knife point just before serving makes it a bit lighter), sherbet.
Fondue?

Scrambled eggs apparantly ....
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Re: Where to buy baking soda?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fx0Bkdz3VCk
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