Self-rising flour (sometimes called self-raising flour) is all-purpose flour that has a leavening agent such as baking soda or baking powder already blended in. Self-rising flour is not typically used by professional bakers, but it can be useful in the home and is often sold in supermarkets.
To make self-rising flour follow the recipe below.
Yields 1 cup
- Mix to combine.
- Store in an air-tight container in a cool, dry environment.
- If you are substituting self-rising flour for all-purpose flour in a recipe, be sure to reduce the salt in the recipe since the self-rising blend already contains it.