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I am a slob


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Jun
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revised Curry powder mix
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Jun
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answered Curry powder mix
Jun
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comment What is this French cuisine technique called, where “a piece of pheasant meat is cooked between two slices of veal, which are then discarded?”
A lot of techniques like this date back to the Crusades -that's how the Europeans learned how to make pies and pasties - and I would bet that the technique does have a name - in Arabic!
Jun
24
comment Why does canned mango pulp have no vitamin A?
Lets be clear - if you claim something is in there, you need analysis to back up the claim. Testing for Vitamin A requires sophisticated equipment and trained staff. It is cheaper to not make any claim about Vitamin A content, than it is to prove that it is in there - that would put the price up. So they say there is no contribution ...
Jun
24
comment Ingredients: Icelandic local specials
I'm not averse to eating horse, and I had some in Turin once - I was just pointing out that the Icelanders do it. And the donkey salami is found as far out as Hungary! WTH if you got to Finland you can get reindeer sausages with beaver in the market on Helsinki harbour - very strong flavours.
Jun
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comment Ingredients: Icelandic local specials
Someone told me those hot dogs were made with horse meat - they eat the ponies in Iceland, it is traditional. WTH you get salami like that in Corsica, and donkey salami as well.
Jun
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answered How is apple syrup made?
Jun
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answered Is it safe to eat off of partially tarnished silver?
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answered How can I get more umami in a veggie burger?
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comment How can I create a chicken substitute?
As far as I can see, you need a factory to get the texture right.
Jun
16
answered What is the best way to store carrots?
Jun
15
revised Keep Pakoras Crisp
too late to thnk straight - sorted/
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15
comment Keep Pakoras Crisp
when latkes are made with urd flour and spinach, that's related. Otherwise, the pakoras have to be made by Jitendra Cohen ...
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15
revised Keep Pakoras Crisp
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