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Can any KitchenAid stand mixer attachments be used to make peanut butter?

KitchenAid meat grinder WOO HOO!The answer is yes. Having read a number of homemade peanut butter posts, and coming to the conclusion that no one was brave enough to take a chance ruining their mixer ...
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How to make nut butter without a food processor?

There usually is no good way to do this, since most home appliances in an average kitchen are simply not suited for making nut butters. If you really want to do it, the preferable tool would be a ...
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My hazelnut praline paste became liquid

Hazelnuts have a lot of oil in them. Grinding the hazelnuts released that oil, resulting in a gloopy mixture. The good news is, given a day or two some of the oil will separate out (at room ...
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How to make nut butter without a food processor?

There are a few recipes for nut butters on the Internet, which use a food processor. They recommend using raw, unsalted nuts, without skins. Begin by lightly roasting the nuts, then, placing them in ...
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Hazelnut spread preservation

what causes the bacteria growth (is it caused by the water/moisture level) ? Each of these foods on their own are preserved by having too little moisture for bacteria or molds to live in. So in your ...
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Hazelnut spread preservation

You put it in a sterilised jar but it doesn't sound like you even pasteurised it before it went in (or presumably use sterilised tools). So that's probably how it got contaminated; trace levels of ...
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Why does this sunflower butter exude green liquid?

I agree that any oil in containers exposed to high alkaline value will develop a green residue. My vegetable oil container is stainless steel and kept in a cool dry cabinet. It is wiped clean of drips ...
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