You already know and I have explained in my beauty tips and tricks that cooking soda has lot of benefits.
Cooking soda you can add in Idly or Dosa batter. This is mainly to release gases involved in batter and so that it avoids gas related digestion problems when consume or eat.
But, adding soda to your Idly or Dosa should be very less. Excess of soda causes again gas related problems.
According to wiki…
Sodium bicarbonate, commonly known as baking soda, is a chemical compound with the formula NaHCO₃. It is a salt composed of sodium ions and bicarbonate ions. Sodium bicarbonate is a white solid that is crystalline but often appears as a fine powder. Wikipedia
Cooking Soda has multiple Names…
Because it has long been known and is widely used, the salt has many related names such as baking soda, bread soda, cooking soda, and bicarbonate of soda.
In colloquial usage, the names sodium bicarbonate and bicarbonate of soda are often truncated; forms such as sodium bicarb, bicarb soda, bicarbonate, and bicarb are common.
A pinch amount of Cooking soda is good for health. Also, you should not take it regularly.
Cooking Soda Other top Benefits
How to clean your oily mixers
In the above image you can see a mixer. After few days, in your kitchen, it will become dusty and oily. To clean your mixer, you will use costly chemicals. But, in reality, that is not good.
Just sprinkle a pinch of Cooking soda over it and rub on top of that with smooth cloth. Your mixer will become new.
How to clean oil spilled kitchen with Cooking Soda
You also pour a small amount of Cooking soda, over oil. Then rub over it with any cleaning scrubber. Your oil is gone now. Less expensive way you can keep your kitchen beautiful.
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