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Dough
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Dough is a paste made out of any cereals (grains) or leguminous crops by grinding with small amount of water. This step is a precursor to making of breads, pastries and cookies, muffins. Image File history File links Download high resolution version (1600x1472, 458 KB) dough File links The following pages link to this file: Dough ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (1600x1472, 458 KB) dough File links The following pages link to this file: Dough ... Cereal crops are mostly grasses cultivated for their edible seeds (actually a fruit called a caryopsis). ... Varieties of soybean seeds, a popular legume A flowering legume (Lupin) The term legume has two closely related meanings in botany, a situation encountered with many botanical common names of useful plants whereby an applied name can refer to either the plant itself, or to the edible fruit (or useful... European sweetbread (strucla) Four loaves French bread has a somewhat rigid crust Breads and Bread Rolls at a bakery Continental Italian Bread For other uses, see Bread (disambiguation). ... Pastry the name given to various kinds of dough made from ingredients such as flour, butter and eggs, that are rolled out thinly and used as the base for baked goods. ... A chocolate chip cookie In the United States and Canada, a cookie is a small, flat baked cake (Commonwealth English biscuit). ... Wikibooks Cookbook has more about this subject: Muffin The name muffin is given to two types of breadstuffs, one a yeast-leavened item, and the other a quick bread raised with baking powder or baking soda. ...


In many parts of central India, native people use the quick method of making an instant roasted dough ball or bati. Flat unleavened breads known as roti, lavash, matzo, and tortilla are used in many parts of the world today. The term Bati may refer to: The wattle-eye, or puffback flycatcher, a small, stout passerine bird of the African tropics; One of the Bamileke ethnic groups of Cameroon. ... Phulka Roti is the Hindi, Urdu, Punjabi, Indonesian and Malaysian word for bread. ... Lavash (also known as lahvosh or Armenian cracker bread) is a soft, thin flatbread made with flour, water, yeast, and salt. ... An image of a machine-made Matzo Matzo (also Matzoh, Matzah, Matza, Hebrew מַצָּה maṣṣā), an unleavened bread, is the official food of Passover. ... Traditional tortilla making. ...


Leavened or fermented dough, made from dry ground grain cereals or legumes mixed with water and yeast are in use all over the world. These includes all kinds of breads made from wheat, maize, rice and other cereals or similar crops used today in the world. Yeasts constitute a group of single-celled (unicellular) fungi, a few species of which are commonly used to leaven bread , ferment alcoholic beverages, and even drive experimental fuel cells. ... In its strictest sense, fermentation (formerly called zymnosis) is the anaerobic metabolic breakdown of a nutrient molecule, such as glucose, without net oxidation. ... Species T. boeoticum T. durum T. monococcum T. spelta References:   ITIS 42236 2002-09-22 Wheat (Triticum spp. ... Binomial name Zea mays L. Maize (Zea mays ssp. ... Species Oryza glaberrima Oryza sativa Rice refers to two species (Oryza sativa and Oryza glaberrima) of grass, native to tropical and subtropical southeastern Asia and to Africa. ...


Fried dough foods are common in many cultures. It has been suggested that fried dough be merged into this article or section. ...


Slang

"Dough" can also be a slang term for money. This usage came about for the same reason that bread is also a slang expression for money. One needs bread in order to live, and money is needed to buy it. Since dough is used to make bread, it also became a slang expression meaning money. The use of this slang term began during the 19th century in America and it spread from there. Slang is the non-standard use of words in a language of a particular social group, and sometimes the creation of new words or importation of words from another language. ... Money Money is any marketable good or token used by a society as a store of value, a medium of exchange, and a unit of account. ... European sweetbread (strucla) Four loaves French bread has a somewhat rigid crust Breads and Bread Rolls at a bakery Continental Italian Bread For other uses, see Bread (disambiguation). ... ...


See also

Sourdough Sourdough is a symbiotic culture of lactobacilli and yeasts used to leaven bread. ...


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Dough is a paste made out of any cereals (grains) or leguminous crops by grinding with small amount of water.
Leavened or fermented dough, made from dry ground grain cereals or legumes mixed with water and yeast are in use all over the world.
Fried dough foods are common in many cultures.
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