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Caramel problems

by LNAWalters 10 months ago

I've made candy before, successfully, including caramels, toffee, marshmallows, and fudge. But it's been a few years....


ShannonKasal commented 1 hour ago

Bulk Chocolate Online

by maccrogenoff 1 hour ago

Do any of you have a favorite online bulk chocolate retailer? As Surfas in Los Angeles has (sadly) closed, I need a p...

Weekly Menu Plans – October 2017

by MidwesternerTT 28 days ago

Let’s use this thread to share concise weekly dinner menus for each week in October. Time to make our favorite Fall r...

mebby commented 2 hours ago

Halloween dinner party

by vanessa7 3 hours ago

Planning a Halloween dinner party and wanted to get input on my menu. Appetizers: Barely Buzzed lavender espr...

Mashed potatoes=glue?

by gothictranquility 10 hours ago

I’ve never had this happen before and I’ve made a lot of mashers using the hand mixer. My usual method- strain, pour ...


MikeG commented 3 hours ago

How to culture buttermilk

by Skip2 7 hours ago

I was to be able to make small quantities of cultured buttermilk to then use to make creme fraiche. I have buttermilk...


MikeG commented 3 hours ago

What's for Dinner #408 (October 2017) - The Spooky Edition

by ChristinaMason 21 days ago

October already! A month for ghosts, ghouls, and other frights. What's bubbling in your dinner cauldron tonight? Phot...

EllenCooks commented 3 hours ago

No syrup after macerating

by defndnature 18 hours ago

Hello, i tried to make this jam and syrup recipe and the next morning there was no syrup, the sugar was only very lig...

Ttrockwood commented 4 hours ago

November 2017 COTM: Voting Thread

by MelMM 6 days ago

While we had a healthy number of nominations for November, there were really only two strong contenders, both of whic...


hirsheys commented 7 hours ago

What Cookbooks Have You Bought Lately, or Are You Lusting After? October 2017 edition

by buttertart 22 days ago

So here we are in one of the best months of the year, for weather as well as for...cookbook releases! I recently g...

MmeFleiss commented 7 hours ago

OCTOBER 2017 COTM: Six Seasons - Early Summer, Midsummer, Late Summer

by MelMM 22 days ago

Use this thread to post your recipe reports from the following chapters of Six Seasons: Early Summer - pp. 127 - 1...

MmeFleiss commented 7 hours ago

What are you baking these days? October, 2017 edition!

by buttertart 22 days ago

So...I did get the Swedish gingersnaps from Milk Street Kitchen and the lemon-apple tart from Baking Chez Moi done th...


sallyt commented 7 hours ago

Ebook Deals of the Minute II

by MmeFleiss 7 months ago

As promised, here's a new thread for the ebook deals. These deals seem to go by so fast, so just a reminder the sale ...

MmeFleiss commented 8 hours ago

Home Cooking Dish of the Month: Nominations for November 2017

by L.Nightshade 3 days ago

It’s getting chilly around here! November is approaching. It's time to think about what we'll be cooking together nex...

MelMM commented 8 hours ago

OCTOBER 2017 COTM: Six Seasons - Fall, Winter

by MelMM 22 days ago

Use this thread to post your recipe reports from the following chapters of Six Seasons: Fall - pp. 275-326 Winter...


Madrid commented 11 hours ago

Crack chicken

by pumpkinspice 3 days ago

My bff mentioned she saw a recipe for crack chicken, basically it is chicken breast, dry ranch seasoning, cream chees...


Foxeyblue commented 12 hours ago

Instant Pot Techniques and Recipes

by Brawny 2 months ago

I have looking through the cooking methods to find nothing listed for Instant Pot. I believe that would be a great ...

KitchenBarbarian commented 13 hours ago

Peach crisp with frozen slices?

by nofunlatte 1 day ago

This summer's peach crop in central Indiana was superb, a marked change from the past few years (including one where ...


pine time commented 13 hours ago

VEGETABLE FRITTERS/CROQUETTES – Dish of the Month, October 2017

by LulusMom 22 days ago

Welcome to the Dish of the Month (DOTM) reporting thread for October 2017. This month we’ve chosen to make Vegetable ...


Foxeyblue commented 13 hours ago

Elusive toffee layer cake

by nami54 21 days ago

We are just back from ten days in the UK. At Holyrood House in Edinburgh, we had a toffee layer cake that was to die ...


Jimisi commented 14 hours ago