Cream of Tartar

Potassium Bitartrate

Chemical formula


3 uses

  • used in baking
  • Zapping ink stains
  • Making toys

Physical or Chemical properties

  • Comes from natural crystalline acid deposited on the inside of wine barrels.
  • Potassium
  • White odorless powder


3 other facts

  • Baking powder can be made by adding Cream of Tatar and baking soda.
  • Can be used to stabilize eggs
  • Can be used to stabilize cream