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Aug
15
revised Toffee that is soft?
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Aug
15
comment Toffee that is soft?
Check temperature chart at en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Candy_making
Aug
15
revised Toffee that is soft?
clarify
Aug
8
reviewed Leave Open Apple cider vinegar and Blue Mold
Aug
8
reviewed No Action Needed The difference between beet sugar and cane sugar
Aug
8
reviewed Reviewed What is the inside texture of a Japanese croquette?
Aug
8
revised Can I use a Wok ring on a gas range?
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Aug
8
reviewed Looks OK Can I use a Wok ring on a gas range?
Aug
8
reviewed Looks OK Can you use cooking oil to make “African Drop Doughnuts”?
Aug
7
comment How do I keep an egg from cracking while being boiled?
OP is from Australia; hard boil is just an expression for boiling, it doesn't actually have to mean boiling an egg until hard. Either way, they problem and solutions are the same
Aug
7
comment How do I keep an egg from cracking while being boiled?
Please move answer to linked question as this is a duplicate
Aug
6
answered Anyone know of any completely flavorless syrups?
Aug
6
comment How hot does popcorn need to be before it pops?
Why don't you try it! And tell us the exciting results :-)
Aug
5
answered Stir-fry pan choices
Aug
4
comment Why wooden sticks for ice cream bars?
@Jefromi local ice-block maker does promotions sometimes with "collectable" plastic sticks, but they always switch back to wood when promo over
Aug
4
comment Why wooden sticks for ice cream bars?
@Jefromi Depends what country you live in? We have plenty of wooden disposable things here, but we live in country with a "wall of wood"!
Aug
4
comment Why wooden sticks for ice cream bars?
Wooden spatulas (not food grade?) are <$0.01 each in bulk, a plastic mold costs >$0.01 to make and press per item regardless of plastic content from my experience
Aug
4
comment Why wooden sticks for ice cream bars?
Plastic locks up carbon for many many years which is good too, and saves trees being cut down :-) . Also most plastic is made from by-product of petrol manufacturing, so if we didn't use it for plastic junk, it would be sitting around in huge piles at the refinery
Aug
4
comment Why wooden sticks for ice cream bars?
@Jefromi You may be confused since paper bags are generally more expensive than plastic bags, but that's due to manufacturing process, not ingredients
Aug
3
comment Storing unused portion of red onion
For fridge storage for a couple of days, the small amount of air in a re-usable plastic container will not hurt the onion. The container, or single use plastic wrap, is to stop onion gases contaminating the rest of the fridge