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The Beauty of Buttermilk in Baking

BY HELEN S. FLETCHER, ON
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The Beauty of ButtermilkButtermilk is what we call a “rounder” in food service.  It is a person, or in this case an ingredient, that can do almost everything. Buttermilk makes unbelievably tender pancakes, the flakiest biscuits, superior bread, and extraordinarily moist cakes.  It can do all of this because of the presence of lactic acid. Continue reading