cocoa powder

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n cocoa powder the powdery remains of chocolate liquor after cocoa butter is removed; used in baking and in low fat and low calorie recipes and as a flavoring for ice cream
    • ***

Usage

In literature:

He mistook curry powder for cocoa, and we all felt very bad for a short time after trying it.
"The Voyages of Captain Scott" by Charles Turley
Mix in the order given, sifting the baking powder and cocoa with the flour.
"Chocolate and Cocoa Recipes and Home Made Candy Recipes" by Miss Parloa
Sweetened Cocoa Powder 1 ounce, to make one pint.
"Three Voyages for the Discovery of a Northwest Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific, and Narrative of an Attempt to Reach the North Pole, Volume 2 (of 2)" by Sir William Edward Parry
Cocoa itself is the nut ground to powder, and sometimes mixed with sugar, the husk being sometimes ground with it.
"The Easiest Way in Housekeeping and Cooking" by Helen Campbell
Sift two cups of pastry flour twice with one-quarter cup of cocoa and four level teaspoons of baking powder.
"Good Things to Eat as Suggested by Rufus" by Rufus Estes
It may be well to add that the yield of cocoa powder is 48 per cent.
"Cocoa and Chocolate" by Arthur W. Knapp
Mix the powdered cocoa with water or boiled milk, with sugar to taste.
"Boy Scouts Handbook" by Boy Scouts of America
A mushroom stem would be dipped in powdered cocoa, etc.
"The Century Cook Book" by Mary Ronald
I rubbed my face and hands with glycerine, and then powdered them with cocoa.
"The Girls of St. Cyprian's" by Angela Brazil
Five heaping teaspoonfuls of powdered sugar, two of cocoa, and two of boiling water.
"The Myrtle Reed Cook Book" by Myrtle Reed
***

In news:

Unsweetened powdered cocoa , sugar, saltcinnamon and marshmallows.
1/3 cup sweetened cocoa powder.
Flour your pan with cocoa powder.
In a large bowl, mix the powdered sugar and cocoa.
Good semisweet chocolate 1 Cup heavy cream ½ tsp good vanilla extract Confectioners' Sugar Cocoa Powder.
A double dose of chocolate (chopped semisweet and lots of cocoa powder) makes these sandwich cookies sinfully decadent.
Dry Cocoa Powder Rotation: 20 rpm Housing Size: Dia.
Olive oil 1 poblano pepper, roasted and seeded 3 T. Lime juice 2 T. Cocoa powder 2 T.
For darker hues, she adds cocoa powder.
Mix in flour, pecans , and cocoa powder.
A barista uses a stencil and cinnamon and cocoa powder to create a portrait of presidential candidate Mikhail Prokhorov at a coffeehouse in Moscow on Tuesday.
Add coffee, milk, sugar and cocoa powder.
1 1/2 tablespoons cocoa powder.
In a small bowl, combine sugar, cocoa powder, water, cinnamon and salt.
1 1/2 cups unsweetened cocoa powder, plus more for pans.
***