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Just someone who likes to cook. I enjoy experimenting with canning and bread making, and trying all kinds of (vegetarian) cuisine. Currently into learning cheese making.


Jan
26
answered Is there a close substitution for shallots?
Jan
19
comment What makes a good vessel for storing sourdough starter?
i use a (hard) plastic container made for sourdough that i purchased from Leeners.com, and it's been easy to clean so far. but i understand the appeal of glass, too.
Jan
19
answered What makes a good vessel for storing sourdough starter?
Jan
19
answered What can I do with Bhut Jolokia's?
Jan
9
answered Digital recipes storage?
Jan
9
answered How do I tone down the intensity of raw onion?
Jan
4
comment What is an easy-to-make dessert that goes well with Indian food?
kheer would be my first guess, but it's true -- there really is a lot of options.
Dec
29
answered How do you protect a pizza peel?
Nov
22
comment What vegetarian substitute for prosciutto could I use in Carbonara?
this is exactly the recipe i was thinking of -- i read about this awhile back, but i haven't tried them yet, either. they look the part! i say try it.
Oct
25
answered How to ADD a black patina to a bare aluminum frying cauldre
Oct
16
answered How to cut an egg without the yolk sticking to the knife?
Oct
3
comment How do you peel garlic easily?
i will do that, thanks.
Oct
3
comment How do you peel garlic easily?
i'm voting you up, because even though your post was against teh roolz, it's still the most efficient way, and it addressed the question perfectly.
Sep
22
answered Why do different brands of butter taste different?
Sep
14
answered Which Dessert fit a Thai dish?
Sep
12
comment What to use instead of white wine in recipes?
perhaps Jake is on the right track. rather than using a wine claiming to be non-alcohol, it would be easier/safer to just use an unsweetened fruit juice.
Sep
12
answered What to use instead of white wine in recipes?
Aug
23
comment What is the most efficient way to remove kernels from a corn cob?
whoever fixed my entry so the image was here, thank you. i didn't know i could do that, or (to be honest) HOW to do that.
Aug
22
answered What is the most efficient way to remove kernels from a corn cob?
Aug
12
answered How can I approximate wasabi taste?