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How to Make Self-Raising Flour


Don't let a simple thing like having no self-raising flour in the cupboard stop you from whipping up your favourite cake recipes. This handy 'how to' will show you how easy it is to make a batch using only plain flour and baking powder.

You Will Need:

- Plain Flour
- Baking Powder

How to make self-raising flour:

  1. To make, thoroughly combine the baking powder with the flour by either sifting the 2 ingredients together into a bowl or by whisking them together. 
  2. For every 150g, or 6oz, of plain flour used you need to add 2 teaspoons of baking powder. 
  3. Once combinded store in an airtight container and use within 8 weeks.

Looking for more baking tips? Check out how to turn plain flour into self raising flour.