Bake with Honey... successfully!
When I first tried baking with honey I did not make the necessary adjustments. Mistake!
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Cake Curdles? We don't want that.
Problem: My cake mixture doesn't get smooth! I cream together the butters and sugars and they look combined, but when I add the liquids the whole thing turns into a sloppy mess. What’s happening?
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Baking is Science: Crème Fraîche
Crème Fraîche is not heavy cream. Sometimes recipes will have you substitute one in for the other if you only have one available, but they’re actually different in a few, key ways that it’s important to know as a baker.
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Make Your Own Cake Stencils
Want to jazz up your cake but low on supplies and time? Try using a homemade stencil and some sprinkles to give your dessert that extra pizzazz!
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Fondant Fixes FAST
Much like spackle for fondant, GUNGE (yes, that is the technical term!) is a concoction made up of fondant and water that fixes even the worst nail scrapes, dents, and patches of elephant skin. It’s easy to make with the supplies you already have on hand and it can save you from many a cake disaster with minimal hassle.
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How to tell If Baking Powder Expired
Generally speaking, if your canister of baking powder still has its seal it can last for years on the shelf. Once that seal has been broken, however, you’re exposing the acids to moisture which can cause them to react and clump and make them useless.
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Help! My Fondant is Sticking!
Sometimes, fondant can stick to your rolling pin, work surface, and cutters when you don't want it to. There are three solutions to solve this sticky situation!
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Get Flawless Cake Slices~3 ways
There are three ways to get flawless cake slices. See which one will work best for you.
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Is it really 350° F in my oven?
Successful baking depends on so many variables. Temperature plays a major role. Just because you set the dial to 350° F. doesn't mean that is your oven temperature.
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Brown Butter In 4 Quick Steps
Brown butter (also called beurre noisette) has a rich, nutty flavor that can transform a basic chocolate chip cookie recipe to something heavenly. Also works well with vegetables or chicken.
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