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Oct
8
comment Is there anything I can add to homemade bread to preserve it?
Interesting answer, but I'm sorry - I'm with hobodave on this one. The idea of my sandwiches having a faint vinegar flavour isn't something I'm happy with!
Oct
8
comment Is there anything I can add to homemade bread to preserve it?
Interesting idea - will definitely try this one.
Oct
8
comment Is there anything I can add to homemade bread to preserve it?
It tends to go off in a week. We use yeast, strong white flour, butter, sugar, salt, water.
Oct
4
asked Is there anything I can add to homemade bread to preserve it?
Sep
23
answered Cure for burns from hot peppers / capsicum oil?
Sep
23
comment What does “crowding mushrooms” mean?
Indeed I did. :)
Sep
17
awarded  Nice Question
Sep
15
asked What does “crowding mushrooms” mean?
Aug
30
accepted What are the costs to consider when making jam?
Aug
27
comment What are the costs to consider when making jam?
This is interesting, but I was really just looking at how cost efficient different fruits are. As shop bought jam is obviously cheaper than making your own, I was just interested in comparative cost efficiency. I think your footnote is the kind of answer I was looking for! Thanks!
Aug
27
asked What are the costs to consider when making jam?
Aug
23
answered What to do with barbecue sauce
Aug
23
awarded  Scholar
Aug
23
accepted Melted chocolate + olive oil = lumpy mess
Aug
20
awarded  Student
Aug
20
comment Melted chocolate + olive oil = lumpy mess
Ahh, this makes sense. I was using a mixture of chocolates, some of which was low quality, plus I was trying to do it quickly so just used a pan on what I thought was low heat - maybe it wasn't low enough. Thanks.
Aug
20
awarded  Supporter
Aug
20
awarded  Teacher
Aug
20
comment Help with a chili recipe: need help on fruit/sweet selection
I'm assuming you're using stoneless dried apricots which will have a hole in so you don't have to. That said, I usually halve them.
Aug
20
answered Help with a chili recipe: need help on fruit/sweet selection