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Cook ingredients that you are used to cooking by other techniques, such as fish, chicken, or hamburgers. In other words be comfortable with the ingredients you are using.
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Thursday, April 08, 2010

Kitchen Quick Tips - Baking

kitchen quick tips
Have you ever wondered why some recipes call for both baking powder and baking soda? Baking powder causes the batter to rise while baking soda keeps the baked goods soft.

2 food lovers commented:

Momsy Katsy said...

nice! thanks for letting us know. :) anything different with how they affect taste?

Garden Gnome said...

You're welcome. I haven't noticed a difference in taste.