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How to create your own recipe
Hi. I'm new to the group. I love to bake and I was interested in creating my own recipe. However, since I've never done this before I need a few pointers. Does anyone know of any websites or books...
14 years ago 20
 
New African Recipes site online
Check out for african food at its best....there are also a few baked dishes such as cassava cakes, plantain cakes, etc...
14 years ago
 
creme cake
I live in south florida and we have this chain of supermarkets named Publix that sell all type of cakes they call creme cake. I've been dieing to reproduce their taste and I ran across this local...
14 years ago 3
 
Vintage Cake icing design manual FA
Cake Design & Decoration by L J Hanneman & G I Marshall 1955 VGC 262 pages,larger format hardback. The ultimate book on Icing,decoration and design of cakes.A really superb manual,I would guess it's...
14 years ago
 
We need your help
Help our youth group meet their goals buy stopping by our web site and ordering some of our homemade baked goodies. Each time you purchase from our group the proceeds go to help our youth in our...
14 years ago 1
 
Sour starters
I've recently made a couple of sour dough starters. They smell. Sour but wow, not pleasant. Is this normal? Also, mine seemed to go bubbly in a day and I was under the impression that it should take a...
14 years ago 4
 
Recommendations for mixers and mills
I've been baking bread, mixing by hand never with a mixer or bread machine, and I'd like to take it to the next step. I've been looking at mixers and there are so many and too much advertising...
14 years ago 8
 
Problem with my apple pie: please help
I have been making simple apple pie, and I can't seem to get it the way my mother used to make it. It always comes out to dry. My mother's apple pie used to have some delicious liquid with it, and I...
14 years ago 31
 
Pizza stone dough not cooking through!
I'm preheating my stone and cooking for 10 minutes, (the cheese is a bubbly golden brown) still the dough will not cook through except for around the edges. The rest of the pizza is a gummy dough...
14 years ago 7
 
Ciabatta bread in a home oven possible by hand?
I make a great pizza dough on my fibrament stone () but now I'm wanting to make ciabatta onit. My oven goes to 550 but it's an electric oven. I also don't havea mixer. Can I do it by hand and do it in...
14 years ago 2
 
Wanted: Recipes for Peanut Free school Bake Sale
Hi all, My kids elementary school is a peanut free school & I'd like to make something for their bake sale. Last year they had cookies and sliced cakes, muffins, cupcakes. I'm looking for something...
14 years ago 7
 
HELP! Pineapple sinks in cake!
I am throwing my son a luau party and wanted to make the cupcakes a little more special. I decided to add some crushed pineapple to a regular cake mix. I made some a couple of weeks ago to test it out...
14 years ago 8
 
Kids Meals
Hi, I'd love to receive any great kids recipes you may have! Check out this video I made with my kids: You mean recipes for kids to make? Or recipes for kids to eat? Or recipes for preparing kids? -L....
14 years ago 4
 
Instruction Manual for the Hitachi HB-B201 Bread Machine
I recently bought a used Hitachi HB-B201 Bread Machine, unfortunately it did not come with a manual. If anyone has a manual in PDF format and does not mind emailing me a copy that would be great. If...
14 years ago 21
 
New member needs help with rolls
I just became a member of this group today. I need HELP!!! I tried making yeast rolls for the first time. I used a recipe from It took five hours and the rolls were thick and doughy (although my kids...
14 years ago 14