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Does the oven temperature for a lasagna really matter?

Yes, the oven temperature matters. It takes time for the oven's heat to reach the center of the lasagna, so depending on the oven temperature, the temperature gradient inside will vary. I never cover ...
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Does the oven temperature for a lasagna really matter?

My guess: Heating of the center of the lasagna should be determined by a diffusion behavior, i.e. the energy flow is roughly proportional to the temperature difference of outside and center. The ...
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Does the oven temperature for a lasagna really matter?

The short answer to your question is "yes", you can use a low oven and broil the top. That is my preferred method...lower oven temp, covered lasagna, remove foil and broil. The physics is ...
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Does the oven temperature for a lasagna really matter?

While the core temperature will be capped at or around boiling, adding additional heat will increase the rate of boiling, if not the overall temperature while it cooks. Water takes ~40 kJ/mol to ...
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What ratio in grams makes a "complete protein" when combining lentils and rice?

There is no answer to this question. This was a bad question. USDA Link 1 USDA Link 2 Wikipedia: Essential amino acid These lead to ratios of roughly 18% and 9% and both lentils and rice have double ...
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Light vs Dark Brown Sugar

White sugar carmelizes at much higher temperature than brown sugar and so in cooking the resulting flavors will can be very different.
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What exactly is beef bone extract, beef extract, beef fat (all powdered form) and where can I find it?

Rest assured that most scientific providers (that I know of) won't sell or ship to you, so you are unlikely to be able to actually purchase it in the first place. Foods for animal consumption are not ...
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