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bio website manskirtbrewing.com
location New Jersey
age 39
visits member for 2 years, 11 months
seen Dec 18 at 20:14

An avid, ambitious homebrewer, I'm currently brewing on an all-electric system capable of 20+ gallon batches.


Dec
26
answered How to improve the taste of sour coffee beans?
Dec
23
awarded  Nice Answer
Dec
20
comment What is the best way to toast pecans?
Good question. I usually just toss them around in a big fry pan until they smell good.
Dec
20
comment How do I make a Leek foam from Agar or Egg Whites?
Hi Mike, welcome to the site. You'll need to provide a lot more information for folks to help you out. Tell us a bit about your procedure, recipe, equipment--the more information you can give, the better the answers you'll get.
Dec
20
comment How to avoid chicken getting too tender when cooking in a crock pot?
There seems to be a drive-by downvoter.
Dec
20
comment What is the difference between tomato puree, paste and sauce?
EVERYTHING! (&nbsp)
Dec
19
comment How to avoid chicken getting too tender when cooking in a crock pot?
That sounds like a pretty fine answer, @SAJ14SAJ :)
Dec
19
comment Mushroom replacement in Beef Wellington
+1 Chestnuts are a really good idea.
Dec
19
comment Mushroom replacement in Beef Wellington
Awww, don't hate mushrooms. I know one, and he's quite the fun guy!
Dec
18
reviewed Reviewed Suggestions for a substitute for almond paste in a cookie recipe?
Dec
18
comment Suggestions for a substitute for almond paste in a cookie recipe?
Can you tell us a little more about the cookie recipe? Might help folks come up with a suitable substitute.
Dec
18
reviewed Reviewed What would be an appropriate gluten-free substitute for breadcrumbs?
Dec
18
comment What would be an appropriate gluten-free substitute for breadcrumbs?
Be careful here--most brands of corn flakes are not gluten-free unless they specifically say so. This includes Kellog's
Dec
18
comment What is the best way to open a tightly fitted lid of a jar?
My wife uses the same one when I'm not around to be manly (read: she uses it when I can't open the jar). It works a treat.
Dec
18
reviewed No Action Needed Why do cauliflower or brussels sprouts sometimes taste bitter, and (how) can I avoid it?
Dec
18
reviewed No Action Needed Why do cauliflower or brussels sprouts sometimes taste bitter, and (how) can I avoid it?
Dec
18
revised Why is my toffee grainy in cracker-toffee “Crack”?
Descriptive title, capitalization
Dec
18
comment What causes the sugar to turn grainy after I have cooked it for a glaze or cooking it with butter for carmelizing?
Downvoter mind commenting so we can improve the answer?
Dec
17
suggested approved edit on Why is my toffee grainy in cracker-toffee “Crack”?
Dec
17
comment Why is my toffee grainy in cracker-toffee “Crack”?
You may want to take a look at this question I answered a while back. Possible duplicate?