In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1crémor tártaro masculine
- Potassium bitartrate, also known as cream of tartar, is a weak organic acid.
- Other examples are bicarbonate of soda, cream of tartar, calcium oxalate, and saltpetre.
- Addition of an acid such as citric acid (found in lemon juice) or cream of tartar (which contains tartaric acid) also enhances inversion.
- Add cream of tartar to the whites while beating; the acid stiffens and coagulates the egg-white protein, strengthening the walls of the bubbles.
- The commercial production of tartaric acid begins with potassium hydrogen tartrate obtained as a waste product from the wine industry.
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