powdered milk


see dry milk

From The Food Lover's Companion, Fourth edition by Sharon Tyler Herbst and Ron Herbst. Copyright © 2007, 2001, 1995, 1990 by Barron's Educational Series, Inc.

Next Up

Milk 101

If you’ve scanned the milk container at breakfast time, you’ll notice lots of terms on the carton. Ever wondered why milk is “homogenized” and “pasteurized” and why the heck is vitamin D added? We’ll iron out these terms and explain why they’re on your milk container.

What's the Deal with Powdered Peanut Butter?

The original version needs no introduction but this not-so-distant relative has been gaining major popularity. Is powdered peanut butter for you?

Should You Drink Skim Milk or Whole Milk?

The answer is not as obvious as you might think. Check out the pros and cons of each before you fill your glass.

Milk: Good or Bad?

We're talking about cows' milk, that is. Many folks view milk as wholesome and healthy. Others, meanwhile, warn us away and say it's full of hormones or might make you phlegmy. So what’s the deal with milk: does it do your body good or not?

What Is Evaporated Milk?

Evaporated milk keeps for more than a year on the shelf and can stand in for milk or half-and-half in sweet and savory recipes. What more can you ask of a can?

Is Whole Milk Healthy?

Turns out, full-fat milk may be better for you than you think.

Alternatives to Cow Milk

Don’t like milk? Not a problem. There are many milk alternatives available these days -- perfect for the lactose intolerant or folks looking to change it up.

Can You Freeze Milk?

Is freezing dairy liquids like milk and heavy cream a do or a don't? Here are our thoughts.

What Is Banana Milk?

Find out if this non-dairy drink is worth going bananas over.

Market Watch: Goat’s Milk Feta

Sometimes I go to the farmers’ market in search of items that have nothing to do with produce, like this profoundly delicious cheese.

Related Pages