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answered Mince smells like vinegar
Sep
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comment Can I boil water to temperature lower than 100 Celsius / 212 Fahrenheit to make a tea?
The safest option would probably be to boil it, then let it cool to the desired temperature.
Sep
27
comment Can I boil water to temperature lower than 100 Celsius / 212 Fahrenheit to make a tea?
That's why I asked.
Sep
27
comment Can I boil water to temperature lower than 100 Celsius / 212 Fahrenheit to make a tea?
Where are you that you need to boil the water to make it drinkable?
Sep
26
answered Why does my jelly crystal box single out pineapple, kiwi fruit and paw paw as preventing setting?
Sep
26
awarded  Enlightened
Sep
25
comment Amish Friendship Bread starter with buttermilk
If the feedings you need to do require buttermilk, then yes, so will your friends'.
Sep
24
comment Leavening and cooking with a loaf of bread / pizza and a 392° F / 200° C oven
The dough should just double on the first rise. Triple will be very overproved. Second prove is normally about an hour.
Sep
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awarded  Autobiographer
Sep
24
comment Leavening and cooking with a loaf of bread / pizza and a 392° F / 200° C oven
Do you still have the bag the flour came in? Or can you look at another of the same brand? The protein amount in the nutrition information is essentially the gluten level. 12g is a good minimum.
Sep
24
awarded  Nice Answer
Sep
24
comment Leavening and cooking with a loaf of bread / pizza and a 392° F / 200° C oven
possible duplicate of What went wrong with my sourdough?
Sep
24
answered When sauteing should I put onion or garlic first?
Sep
24
awarded  Nice Answer
Sep
23
answered Is a longer defrost better than microwave defrosting?
Sep
21
comment Which type of flour would be better to use in this case?
Can you give us some more detail about exactly what flours you have?
Sep
20
answered Clear cauliflower and blue cheese soup - how to get it clear
Sep
17
comment How to keep frozen puff pastry dough keep its shape
Will that not let the butter melt and result in chewy pastry? Usually it's best to keep puff pastry as cold as possible.