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bio website dortcon.de
location MK, Germany
age 45
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seen Jul 4 at 12:15
  • Fanatic Queen fan.
  • Science Fiction fan.
  • Organizer of Science Fiction Literature Conventions.
  • Amateur musician.
  • Amateur cook.

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Jun
11
accepted Why does soda bread preserve less well than sourdough or yeast based bread?
Jun
6
comment What's a good vegetarian substitute for Worcestershire sauce?
+1 Thanks for this ... something I need to buy when I'm passing through Sheffield next year ...
May
15
awarded  Yearling
Apr
27
asked Why does soda bread preserve less well than sourdough or yeast based bread?
Mar
28
reviewed No Action Needed Is it necessary to rinse Chinese or other tea before first brew / steep / infusion?
Mar
27
awarded  Critic
Mar
9
awarded  Popular Question
Feb
21
awarded  Informed
Feb
19
awarded  Constituent
Feb
11
awarded  Caucus
Feb
4
comment What does gluten “do” in baking?
You're absolutely right regarding the chewiness ... I've recently taken up baking bread rolls, and on the current batch I must have overdone the kneading ... I've never had rolls that chewy before ;-)
Feb
2
awarded  Notable Question
Jan
13
awarded  Notable Question
Dec
20
comment How can I make whole grains stick to the top of bread?
Does the cornstarch wash need to be hot, or should you let it cool before brushing it on?
Dec
20
comment Topping bread with poppy seeds or sesame seeds
It seems using boiled cornstarch wash is another option.
Nov
22
awarded  Electorate
Nov
20
answered What varieties of potato would be good for chips / french fries?
Nov
8
reviewed Reviewed How should I cook bacon in an oven?
Nov
7
awarded  Popular Question
Oct
21
awarded  Civic Duty