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Deluxe Lime Cheesecake
Deluxe Lime Cheesecake Ingredients: 1-1/4 cups Zwieback Toast Crumbs 2 tablespoon Sugar 1/3 cup Margarine - Melted 1 each Env. Unflavored Gelatin 1/4 cup Cold Water 1/4 cup Lime Juice 3 each Large...
13 years ago
Best Book for Newbie
What's the best book for baking for the newcomer? What type of baking do you plan on doing? If you want to venture into one type, say, breads, or cakes, or cookies, then a single-themed book may be...
13 years ago 16
peach pie sogginess
I sent something to as well, but I'm having major problems with any peach pie recipe I try as it always ends up too watery inside. What are people's peach pie techniques for making a nice stiff...
13 years ago 10
Double Chocolate Cheesecake
September 3rd, 2006 Servings: 1.0 Ingredients * 1 1/2 c. Finely crushed chocolate * Wafers * 1/3 c. Melted butter * 3 (8 oz.) pkgs. softened cream * Cheese * 1 1/2 c. Sugar * 4 oz. Semi-sweet...
13 years ago
Tender Danish.... HOW????
Hi all, I have been trying for some time now to create a flakey, but tender Danish. I have pretty much mastered croissant/puff pastry making. So, in terms of the process, I should have all the...
13 years ago 2
black walnut
Hi I need black walnut for a baking recipe. I used to get Watkins black walnut extract. They don't sell that anymore. I bought some from another place on the internet. It was in the health food...
13 years ago 1
Casual Cooks Where Are You?
I've been a lurker here for a while and really wanted my own place to have other unite and talk about cooking. So I decided to make a place called Casual Cooks . com , come by and check it out .
13 years ago
Help, floured surface = floured bottoms :(
I have been making some things that require being rolled out on a heavily floured surface. However, after baking, they come out with white bottoms which I do not like very much. Is there anyway to fix...
13 years ago 3
Cake lacks aroma
I have just tried out baking a Black Forest Cake. The cake turned out fine, with a nice, light chocolate aroma. I left it in the open overnight, covered with a pan, and finished the frosting and...
13 years ago 1
Dog Biscuits recipe sought
OK, I haven't had luck on a web search. In the past I have seen a recipe for making one's own doggie treats. Basically wheat flour, garlic powder for the stinky value, and whatever to bake into a...
13 years ago 13
Self-rising flour formula
Can someone please tell me the formula for converting all-purpose flour to self-rising flour when self-rising flour is in the recipe and all you have is all-purpose. Thanks. Frank 1 cup AP flour 1 1/2...
13 years ago 1
From The Scout Report, Copyright Internet Scout Project 1994-2006. ============================Forwarded Message======================== for the commercial bakery industry, gives the rest of us, from...
13 years ago
Can you tell the difference?
I have heard that pastry chefs usually prefer unsalted butter rather than salted butter. When it comes to cakes and cookies, can you actually taste the difference between salted and unsalted butter? I...
13 years ago 30
Buyer Beware of Sugarcraft
I just want to post the extremelly negative encounter I had with Sugarcraft after they botched an order I made with a gift certificate. They did not subtract the value of the gift certificate from my...
13 years ago
The Artisan - Recipe Upload - 8/17/2006
Hello All: We have just harvested Zucchini, and also bought some great white eggplant at our local Farmer's Market. We have developed a couple of recipes that take advantage of these Summer...
13 years ago 24