Category Archives: Baking Ingredients

How To Tell If Your Eggs Are Fresh

When I teach cooking classes I always try to throw out bits of wisdom.  I have found that Eggs are one of the ingredients that cause much confusion.  [..]

Baking Ingredients, Real Food Musings

Home Made Corn Free/Grain Free Baking Powder

Yesterday I was involved in an exchange on-line that made me realize that many people are not aware that most store bought Baking Powder contains cornstarch.  While not [..]

Baking Ingredients

Replacing C12H22O11: Sweeteners, Natural Alternatives

Pictured in back row, left to right:  Raw Honey, Coconut Nectar, Liquid Stevia, and Yacon Syrup.  Pictured in bowls clockwise from top:  Coconut Crystals, Maple Sugar, Maple Syrup, [..]

Baking Ingredients