What is baked?

  • (adj): Dried out by heat or excessive exposure to sunlight.
    Example: "Land lying baked in the heat"
    Synonyms: adust, parched, scorched, sunbaked
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on baked:

The Baked Potato
... The Baked Potato is a noted night club located in Studio City, Los Angeles, often regarded as the world's oldest music venue specializing in jazz fusion ... club's name is derived from its unusual menu which features more than 20 types of baked potatoes ...
Captain Beany - Eccentric of The Year
... He also officially transformed his council flat into the Baked Bean Museum of Excellence, with British writer Danny Wallace presiding over the opening ceremony ... the Sports Relief Mile 2010 whilst pushing a tin of baked beans on his hands and knees ... The Baked Bean Museum of Excellence situated in Port Talbot, south Wales, is now featured in this year's edition of 'Behind The Scenes At The Museum of Baked Beans ...
Shirred Eggs - Description
... Shirred eggs is an egg dish where eggs have been baked in a gratin dish with a flat bottom ... name, but the name now applies regardless of the type of dish in which they are baked ... They differ from eggs en cocotte, which are baked in a ramekin sitting in a bain-marie, or water bath ...
Shirred Eggs
... Shirred eggs, also known as baked eggs, is a dish in which eggs have been baked in a flat-bottomed dish the name originates from the type of dish in which it was ...
La Brea Bakery - History
... The facility prepares par-baked bread, dough that has been 80% baked and then quick-frozen for baking later, and employed around 100 people in 1999 ... small storefront remains popular with Angelenos craving its artisanal fresh baked goods ...

More definitions of "baked":

  • (adj): (of bread and pastries) cooked by dry heat (as in an oven).
    Example: "Baked goods"
  • (adj): Hardened by subjecting to intense heat.
    Example: "Baked bricks"
    Synonyms: burned, burnt

Famous quotes containing the word baked:

    A baked leg of mutton, with potatoes to correspond.
    Charles Dickens (1812–1870)

    This sort of gingerbread is baked daily and more sedulously than pure wheat or rye- and-Indian in almost every oven, and finds a surer market.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    ‘Tis the voice of the Lobster; I heard him declare,
    ‘You have baked me too brown, I must sugar my hair.’
    Lewis Carroll [Charles Lutwidge Dodgson] (1832–1898)