Type
Crossword
Description

This mixing method is used for pastries and biscuits. Biscuit
A common mixing method requires just one of these. Bowl
A mixture that is similar to a dough but has more liquid in it. Batter
Produce during baking as water in the product heats. Steam
An ingredient that adds flavor,nutrients, richess,and color. Egg
Products with this type of filling must be refrigerated to prevent spoliage. Cream
Cream of tartar is a powdered ___ found in baking powder. Acid
This type of dough is firm to the touch. Stiff
The most common sugar. Sweetener
Flavoring in liquid form. Extract
If the ___ is too large or too small, a baked product will not be baked properly. Pan
Products bake by dry heat in a ___ oven. Conventional
Do this the oven to ensure accuracy of cooking times. Pre-heat
To work dough with the hands to mix ingredients and develop gluten. Knead
This ingredient combines with an acid liquid to produce gas for leavening. Soda
This kind of paper may melt if used as a pan liner. Waxed
This type of batter is thick and is usually spooned into pans. Drop
This kind of paper is recommended as a suitable pan liner. Parchment
This type of batter is thin enough to pour in a steady stream. Pour
Wax in waxed paper does this when heated. Melt

Quick Breads Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Pancakes and waffles are examples of __________ batters. Pour
When muffins are over mixed they develop ____________. Tunnels
Products such as yeast, baking soda, baking powder and eggs; they cause the product to rise. ______________ _____________ LeaveningAgent
________ batters are a type of quick bread why have a ratio of 1 c. liquid to 2 c. flour. Drop
Flour or gluten forms the _____________ for most bakery products. Structure
To work with your hands when creating soft doughs. ___________ Knead
___________ are a relative of pancakes, they are richer in fat and must be baked in a special iron. Waffles
Do not __________ __________ when combining liquid and dry ingredients when making quick breads. OverMix
Is a common leavening agent used in quick breads. _____________ ____________ BakingSoda
The 2 bowl mixing method of mixing quick breads is known as _____________ ____________ MuffinMethod
The sticky elastic substance formed when flour comes in contact with water. ____________ Gluten
A relative of the biscuit commonly eaten as strawberry ________________. Shortcake
Quick breads are ___________ _____________. FlourMixtures
The name of the colorless, flavorless leaving gas produced by baking soda or baking powder and liquid. ____________ _____________ CarbonDioxide
A comparison (flour to liquid). _________ Ratio
An "acidic" milk product use in baking, especially popular in the southern part of the US. __________________ ButterMilk
To make a hole or indentation in dry ingredients. ________ Well

Quick Breads Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

___________ should be very soft when making scones and dougnuts. dough
All-purpose ________________ is uesed for quick breads. flour
_____________ gently to aviod tunnels stir
_______________ is the leavening in popovers steam
too much __________ makes tunnels mixing
___________ is needed for tenderness. fat
When making biscuits you ____________ by using the palm of your hand. knead
baking soda, baking powder, & yeast are all examples leavening agent
The protein in flour. gluten
____________ flour before measuring. sift
an example of a pour batter pancake
___________ are an example of a drop batter. muffins
________ is used in quick breads for sweetness. Sugar
Too much beating causes ____________ in muffins. tunnels
A term to replace nutrients lost in refining flour form wheat. enriched
Muffin tins should be ______________ lightly. Greased
__________ flour has the most gulten bread
Cinnamon roll are yeast breads and biscuits are ____________ breads. quick
Leavening agents cause a product to _______________. Rise
When making muffins before pouring the liquid into the dry you need to make a __________. well
Using a pastry blender you ______________ fat to make biscuits. cutin

Cooking Equipment Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

HANDHELD, DRAINS FOOD STRAINER
FREESTANDING & DRAINS FOOD COLANDER
DRAINS SOLIDS FROM LIQUIDS SLOTTEDSPOON
TO SHRED,SLICE OR GRATE FOOD GRATER
TO CUT OPEN PACKAGES AND CUT HERBS KITCHENSHEARS
DEEP,HAS HANDLE AND CAN COOK A VARIETY OR FOODS SAUCE PAN
GRILLS MEAT, PANCAKES AND EGGS GRIDDLE
PEELS VARIOUS FRUITS AND VEGETABLES VEGETABLEPEELER
MULTIPURPOSE KNIFE PARINGKNIFE
TO BAKE COOKIES, CREAM PUFFS AND FREESTANDING BREADS ON COOKIE SHEET
TO BAKE MUFFINS OR CUPCAKES IN MUFFIN TIN
TO BAKE PIES IN PIE PAN
MIXES, CHOPS, GRATES, SLICES, PUREES' INGREDIENTS FOOD PROCESSOR
PAN USED TO BAKE A CHEESECAKE IN SPRINGFORM
LEVELS INGREDIENTS AFTER MEASURING LEVEL
USED TO SERVE SOUP, STEW AND BEVERAGES LADLE
HANDHELD TOOL USED TO WHIP EGG WHITES OR CREAM WHISK
USED TO TURN FOOD SUCH AS BACON TONGS
TO MASH COOKED FOODS, SUCH AS POTATOES POTATOMASHER
TO LIFT AND TURN PANCAKES, HAMBURGERS AND EGGS SPATULA
HAS A HANDLE AND POURING LIP, USED TO MEASURE LIQUIDS LIQUID MEASURING CUP
SCRAPES SIDES OF BOWL RUBBER SPATULA
PROTECTS COUNTERS FROM HOT PANS, ALSO USED TO COOL FOOD ON COOLING RACKS
DRAINS DISHES DISH DRAINER
AIDS IN POURING FOODS INTO SMALL MOUTHED CONTAINERS FUNNEL
USED TO CUT FAT IN WITH FLOUR WHEN MAKING PASTRY OR BISCUITS PASTRY BLENDER
READS THE INTERNAL TEMPERATURE OF MEAT MEAT THERMOMETER
USED TO MEASURE DRY INGREDIENTS...LIKE FLOUR OR SUGAR DRY MEASURING CUPS
POUND MEAT AND MAKE MORE TENDER MALLET
TO OPEN CANS CAN OPENER
USES ELECTRICITY TO MIX AND BEAT INGREDIENTS ELECTRIC MIXER
TO ROAST MEATS IN OVEN ROASTING RACK
USED TO CUT PIZZA AS WELL AS OTHER FOODS PIZZACUTTER
A 9 x 13 PAN USED TO BAKE CAKES, ROASTS AND CASSEROLES OBLONG
FOR LONG , SLOW COOKING OF STEW, SOUPS AND MEATS DUTCH OVEN
PAN USED TO BAKE BREAD, POUND CAKE, AND MEAT LOAF IN LOAF
USED TO SEPARATE PARTICLES TO MAKE LIGHT AND FLUFFY SIFTER
USED TO MIX FOOD IN, VARIOUS SIZES MIXING BOWLS

Quick & Yeast Breads Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A bread leavened by agents that allow speedy baking quick bread
A method of making quick breads in which liquid ingredients are lightly mixed into dry ingredients to create a batter. muffin method
Gives a flaky layering and is used for making biscuits, scones, and shortcakes. biscuit method
Means to mix solid fat and flour using a pastry blender. Cut in
A biscuit that is lightly kneaded, rolled out to an even thickness, and cut to biscuit size before baking. rolled biscuit
To work dough with the hands to combine ingredients and develop gluten. knead
A biscuit made with more liquid in proportion to flour than a rolled biscuit. drop biscuit
A bread leavened with yeast. yeast bread
A process where yeast and enzymes in yeast produce alcohols and carbon dioxide that break down carbohydrates. fermentation
A method of mixing yeast dough in which the yeast is first dissolved in warm water to activate growth. conventional method
A method of mixing yeast dough in which dry yeast is combined with the dry ingredients and then with a liquid. quick-mix-method
To make slashes about 1/2 inch deep across the top of the bread. score
Is used for quick breads. all-purpose flour
Accurate_________________ is important when making quick breads. measuring
To much ______________________ makes tunnels. mixing
Some of the proteins in wheat flour combine with liquid to create an elastic substance. gluten
A process for testing yeast. proofing

Baking Terminology Quiz Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

To cook in an oven, usually preheated for 10 to 15 minutes bake
Put a fine or loose substance through a sieve to remove lumps or large particles sift
Work into dough or paste with the hands. knead
Heat something, especially an oven or grill, beforehand preheat
To thoroughly combine ingredients and incorporate air with quick, circular motions beat
A soft, thick mixture of flour, liquids, fat and other ingredients dough
The coating and decoration of a cake icing
Ingredients and the method of process for a certain product recipe
The "feel" of the product texture
A mixture of flour, liquid and other ingredients that is thin enough to pour batter
To heat a liquid until it bubbles to the surface boil
To stir together two or more ingredients until mixed well combine
To come to room temperature cool
A temperature that feels neither hot or cold lukewarm
To chill in the refrigerator until a mixture is cool or until dough is form refrigerate
To combine ingredients with a spoon or whisk using a circular motion stir
To beat rapidly incorporating air into a mixture to lighten and increase the volume of the mixture whip

CROSSWORD PUZZLE BREAD & PASTRY

Type
Crossword
Description

Essential ingredient for bread YEAST
Ancient grain ground into flour and used to make non-gluten-free foods including bread, pasta and pastry WHEAT
Flour mixture for bread and pastry DOUGH
Any sturdy, 4-quart capacity bowl is fine. Mixing Bowl
This tool makes it easy to apply egg washes and thin glazes, and ensures even application. pastry brush
type of cylinder to roll out dough. Rolling pin
Because it’s flexible, you can scrape dough from the sides of the bowl without scratching it. rubber scraper
Use the flat paddle to mix the ingredients Dough Hook
Pan Used for baking Baking pan
A long handled spoon is required wooden spoon
Wheat is the most common type of flour used in bread baking flour
is the most important liquid water
Milk from cow no added nothing removed Fresh Milk
Common Sweetener Sugar
Used for caramelizing brown sugar
Romans Sweetener Honey
an important ingredient in bread baking because it slows rising time allowing the flavor of the dough to develop salt
add food value, color and flavor to breads eggs
slows moisture loss, helping bread stay fresh longer. fat
The silicone ones have the added bonus of scraping the sides of bowls like a rubber spatula. whisk
This made it difficult to use the same brush for cooking and baking. pastry brush
This particular baking tool has a number of different uses Parchment Paper
can be used for lining baking pans or storing baked goods so they don’t dry. Wax Paper
ovens have dials or buttons that you push Oven Thermometer
great for making themed cookies cookie cutter
you could make a smoothie with Pastry Blender
used to cut dough into strips. Pastry Cutter
used to cut dough to have a decorative edge. Pastry Crimping Wheel
This utensil comes in plastic as well as aluminum and stainless steel with feet to hold it above a surface Colander
boards come in a variety of sizes and weights Cutting Boards
This specialized piece of equipment consists of one pan seated inside of a second pan with room for water. Double Boiler
These are used for portion control and ease of shaping or dropping bakery items. Dishers or Scoopers
puree as good as a blender and nuts can be turned into butters or cut too finely in seconds. Food Processor
Used for cutting ingredients Knives
uses in the kitchen but I favor a microplaner for the baking/pastry kitchen. Grater
Used to heat the sides of pans Blow Torch
simple version were the cut citrus fruit Juicer
useful for portion control or to move liquids. Ladles
used for liquids which is why there is usually a lip on the top. Measuring cups
used to measure small amounts of ingredients. Measuring spoons
used to grate citrus rinds, chocolate, nutmeg, etc. Microplaner

basic culinary terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

to cook in an oven bake
to mix ingredients using a fast, circular motion beat
mix ingredients gently blend
heat a substance so the bubbles will rise to the surface and break boil
to brown under direct heat broil
cook at medium or high heat until the surface browns brown
cut into smalll pieces chop
cut into small cubes dice
remove liquid by using a strainer drain
this is what you do to food when you use a grater. grate
fold, press and stretch dough knead
to soak a food in a liquid to tenderize or flavor marinate
to squash food with a fork, spoon or whisk mash
to cut into very small pieces mince
to turn oven on ahead of time preheat
cook quickly in little oil, butter or fat saute
to cook in a liquid with slow , low bubbles simmer
to cook with liquid, but not directly in the liquid steam

Baking Terminology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

To cook in an oven with dry heat. Bake
A mixture of flour, liquid, and other ingredients that is thin enough to pour Batter
To thoroughly combine ingredients and incorporate air with a rapid, circular motion. This may be done with a wooden spoon, wire whisk, rotary egg beater, electric mixer, or food processor. Beat
To heat a liquid until bubbles rise continually to the service and break Boil
To heat sugar until it is melted and brown. Caramelize
To stir together two or more ingredients until mixed Combine
To beat one or more ingredients, usually margarine or butter, sugar and eggs, until the mixture is smooth and fluffy Cream
To seal the edges of two layers of dough with the times of a fork or your fingertips Crimp
To distribute solid fat throughout the dry ingredients using a pastry blender, fork, or two knives in a scissors motion Cut in
A soft, sick mixture of flour, liquids, fat, and other ingredients Dough
To distribute small amounts of margarine or butter evenly over the surface of pie filling ordo Dot
To drip a glaze or icing over food from the tines of a fork or the end of a spoon Drizzle
To sprinkle lightly with sugar, flour ,or cocoa Dust
To gently combine I have your mixture with a more delicate substance, such as a beaten egg whites or whipped cream, without causing a loss of hair Fold in
To cope with a liquid, sing I sing, or jelly before or after the food is cooked Glaze
To fold, push and turned out or other mixture to produce a smooth, elastic texture Knead
I temperature of about 105°F, which feels neither hot nor cold Lukewarm
To stir together two or more ingredients until they are thoroughly combined Mix
To combine dry ingredients with liquid ingredients until dry ingredients are thoroughly moistened but the mixer is still slightly lumpy Mixuntillmoistened
To allow used dough to rise before baking. Or to dissolve yeast in a warm liquid and set in a warm place for 5 to 10 minutes until it expands and becomes Bubbley Proof
When dough is slightly mounted, not level Rounded teaspoon
To cut slits in food with a knife, cutting partway through the outer surface Score
Margarine, butter, ice cream, cream cheese that is in a state soft enough for easy blending but not melted Softened
To combine ingredients with a spoon or whisk using a circular motion Stir
To beat rapidly with a wire whisk or electric mixer to incorporate air into a mixture in order to lighten and increase the volume of the mixture Whip

baking and pastry Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

pressing folding and streching the dough kneading
mixed mass of flour and water without added ingridients dough
to apply shortening in the inside bottom of the pan to prevent sticking of the mixture to the pan while baking greasing
this refers to incorporating air to the egg whites using a wire or a whisk beating
refers to separating coarse particles by letting the ingredients pass through a sieve sifting
this tools is used to shape and flatten dough rolling pin
used as a container for mixing mixing bowls
used for accurate measurement of larger volume of ingredients measuring cup
used for measuring small amount of liquid or dry ingridients measuring spoon
a stainless mesh for removing lumps in dry ingridients sifter
used as container of batter mixture ready to be baked baking pan
this tool is used for mixing dry ingridients wooden spoon
with rounded steel blades to cut solid shortening pastry blender
used for beating egg whites mixing dry ingridients for even distribution whisk
used for creaming mixing cake batters and icing electric mixer
responsible for the attractive golden brown color of baked products sugar
substance used to make products rise leavening agents
the foundation of all baked products flour
adds flavor and prevent cracked top shortening
makes dry ingredients stick together . makes cake a finer texture liquid
essential ingredient makes products tender and fluffy eggs
this gives finer texture to bread and removes the flatness or lack of flavor. salt
adds flavor aroma and deep brown color and also added as fillings chocolate
add pleasant odor to baked products spices
rubbing fat butter or margarine at the wall of a mixing bowl creaming
refers to the rubbery elastic substance formed when flour and water are mixed gluten
fat is creamed and sugar is added gradually. eggs are added one at a time to the creamed mixture. conventional method
dry ingredients are sifted together in one bowl then fat is added to the beaten eggs then mix it all together in one big bowl muffin method
sifted ingredients are placed in a bowl then liquid ingredients will be mixed in the center. egg whites are beaten separately before mixing with the other ingridients one bowl method
similar to conventional method but the egg whites are separated from the yolk modified conventional method

Cooking Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Describing the degree of doneness for pastas and other foods where there is a firm center. Not overdone or too soft. Al Dente
To spoon, brush or pour fat, drippings or liquid continually over a baking or roasting food (usually poultry) in order to promote a moist finished product, to add flavor, and to glaze it. Baste
An uncooked mixture usually containing milk, flour, and eggs. It can be thick enough to be poured or spooned (as with muffins), or thin, to coat foods before being fried in oil. Batter
To stir vigorously in a circular motion. Beat
To briefly submerge food into boiling water and then into an ice bath to halt further cooking. It is a technique used to soften and bring out the chlorophyll in green vegetables. Blanch
A mixture of two or more flavors to produce its own unique character, and quality. Blend
To heat a liquid to the point of breaking bubbles on the surface or to cook submerged in a boiling liquid. Boil
A method of cooking, in which the heat source is above or below the food Broil
A small cut also referred to as a quick, heavy blows of a cleaver or knife when preparing foods. Chop
To cook by dry heat, usually in the oven. Bake
To soften a fat, especially butter, by beating it at room temperature. Butter and sugar are often creamed together, making a smooth, soft paste. CREAM
To cut food in small cubes of uniform size and shape. DICE
To incorporate a delicate substance, such as whipped cream or beaten egg whites, into another substance without releasing air bubbles FOLD
To cook in hot fat. FRY
To rub on a grater that separates the food in various sizes of bits or shreds. GRATE
To cut vegetables, fruits, or cheeses into thin strips. JULIENNE
To work and press dough with the palms of the hands or mechanically, to develop the gluten in the flour. KNEAD
To cut or chop food into extremely small pieces. MINCE
To combine ingredients usually by stirring. MIX
To remove the outermost skin of a fruit or vegetable. PARE
A pinch is the trifling amount you can hold between your thumb and forefinger. PINCH
To remove pits from fruits. PIT
To boil down to reduce the volume. REDUCE
To cook by dry heat in an oven. ROAST
To cook and/or brown food in a small amount of hot fat. SAUTE
To cut narrow grooves or gashes partway through the outer surface of food. SCORE
To brown very quickly by intense heat. This method increases shrinkage but develops flavor and improves appearance. SEAR
To cook slowly in liquid over low heat at a temperature of about 180°. The surface of the liquid should be barely moving, broken from time to time by slowly rising bubbles. SIMMER
To cook in steam in a pressure cooker, deep well cooker, double boiler, or a steamer made by fitting a rack in a kettle with a tight cover. STEAM
To beat rapidly to incorporate air and produce expansion, as in heavy cream or egg whites. WHIP