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Postby earthmaiden » December 5th, 2018, 11:08 am

When I have tried to create caster sugar from granulated I have always found it quite hard to get the consistency right. I find it too easy to end up with a more powdery sugar which I think affects the sweetness of what I'm making. It's useful in an emergency but I prefer to keep caster sugar in the cupboard - it lasts years ;) .
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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby dennispc » December 28th, 2018, 4:41 pm

scullion, thank you so much for giving the details of old dough sour dough.

Here’s my first attempt, but did measure flour and water. Used DL’s minimum knead method.

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Overnight rise - 12 hours - three hour prove, think that should’ve been longer - next time …

Bread is fine but was nearly a disaster. Used casserole with lid plus muslin; dough stuck to muslin when tipping out and deflated, so didn’t slash.

Lump of old dough is kept in the freezer - easier as don’t make that much bread.
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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby aero280 » December 28th, 2018, 5:39 pm

Must try that soon.

but I haven't baked anything for weeks. The cooker is barely accessible! :( The problem with the flat roof meant that we had to decant the contents of the utility room into the kitchen at a moments notice. It can't go back until the utility has been plastered and painted. :o That won't be for a couple of weeks at least. We've been living of shop bread for a fortnight... :(
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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby Herbidacious » January 13th, 2019, 6:55 pm

A pear and mincemeat crumble cake. Not sure why, but I did.

I had difficulty with the cooking times. But tastes nice with custard, and the texture may not be what it should be. I added Lebkuchen spice to it.


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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby KC2 » January 13th, 2019, 11:05 pm

Looks fab!!! Yum!!
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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby Herbidacious » January 14th, 2019, 11:38 am

My husband got all excited when I sent him the photo, as he thought it was a big savoury pie!
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Postby Zosherooney » January 17th, 2019, 6:56 pm

Today the sun was out so my oven went on...... Braised beef with root veg, a casserole with ckx. bones and water for stock, balanced 4 dumplings on top and steamed them to go with the braised beef later on. Baked bottom of BNS with 2 red onions in the cup. Baked jam roll (he had a piece with custard after lunch). Casseroled cubed aubergine, needed using up with stock, herbs, onion and garlic. Meatballs with half a walnut inside, I will make a S&S sauce and serve it with pasta - there are enough for 4 ptns. 4 baked potatoes, 2 baked onions. And finally at 1.15pm two small portions of chips and some haddock goujons warmed in the oven for lunch. We have enough to be going on with for the next few days. :chef:

Pie looks scrum Herb. :chops:

Aero, most of the contents of my cupboards of my utility are in the front porch, the radiator is turned off and it doubles up as a very cool larder. We have been doing this since 29th October, before too long I have to move everything out of the porch but to god knows where !!! It will then have the window removed and changed to a door - life at the moment is a bit like a rubic cube !!!!
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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby Herbidacious » January 17th, 2019, 7:31 pm

It's a cake Zosh :D It is rather moreish.
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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby Zosherooney » February 10th, 2019, 2:23 pm

Sun is out, oven is on. It is full with braised beef, onions, garlic, tomato and thyme. 2 trays of biscuits - tangerine and mixed spice. The rind from some pork for crackling, warming up some baked tatos and a gigantic 'pastie' with chicken and m'room for lunch. A casserole of shredded savoy cabbage and bacon to accompany.
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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby suffolk » February 23rd, 2019, 1:12 pm

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A white milk loaf ... very pleased with that :chops:
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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby KC2 » February 23rd, 2019, 4:46 pm

It looks lovely, Suffs!

I made these blueberry muffins this morning as OH picked up a huge bag of blueberries at the market yesterday: https://www.bbc.com/food/recipes/blueberrymuffins_67846

Left the mix in the fridge overnight as he suggests. They were delicious straight out of the oven for breakfast!

Edited to say that the recipe only said put blueberries on the top but I mixed them in and left them overnight. Not sure if that was a mistake on Paul Hollywood's part or that was his recipe ... I once sent an email to Nigel Slater after he published a recipe in the Observer for something with tomatoes and didn't mention them once, not even in the list of ingredients :lol:
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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby suffolk » February 24th, 2019, 2:51 pm

I Fahrenheit start Makkah blueberry muffins gif breakfast ... OB roulette want ghee every day.

The bread is sooo good ... and made fantastic toast to have with my dippy egg this morning :D
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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby earthmaiden » February 24th, 2019, 3:22 pm

The blueberry muffins sound delicious. I notice he says 'stud' the muffins with the berries which I would assume meant pressing them well in rather than just plonking on top.

Obviously if you have a nice bag of fresh blueberries this doesn't apply, but when I did quite a decent cookery course a few years ago it was suggested that we used frozen berries and added them by 'studding' just as the cakes were going into the oven. The idea was that they wouldn't release too much juice and make the cakes soggy and would stay whole. I have to say it worked well and is something I do when I add berries to cake now. I suspect his method is for similar reasons. You have done the complete opposite by adding fresh berries and leaving overnight and it sounds as though they made a lovely breakfast. It just shows that we worry too much I suspect!
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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby Zosherooney » February 24th, 2019, 5:05 pm

Sun out - Oven on ! Romanian Meatballs and a small meat loaf with the rest of the mince mix. Large Ckx. crown with Baharat spices under the skin, two large ckx legs done in a tandoori yoghurt marinade, roast 'snips, some previous veg re-heated in the oven. Finally two nice pork chops done the Greek way. Enough meat to see us through the rest of next week. :tu:
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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby WWordsworth » February 24th, 2019, 5:28 pm

I made a wholemeal loaf, for J's sandwiches for the next few days.
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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby suffolk » February 24th, 2019, 6:55 pm

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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby Rainbow » February 24th, 2019, 10:29 pm

Thanks for the translation :lol:
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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby karadekoolaid » February 26th, 2019, 1:04 am

:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
Happened to me the other day. I was recommending a chef buddy who makes the most amazing ceviches; so he´s called a " Cevichero" ( ceviche - maker) in Spanish. I wrote " he´s the best Cevichero in the world!", and my bloody smartphone ( can´t be that smart) wrote " He´s the best Cenicero ( "Ashtray") in the world" :terrified: :terrified: :terrified: :terrified: :lol:

Anyhow; I baked some wholemeal bread today; two small loaves. Points for presentation: 1/10. They looked as if a white rhinoceros had sat on them. Points for flavour; 10/10. I cut off a chunk straight out of the oven and slathered it with butter and Guava jam. Yum!
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Re: what have you baked today?

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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby suffolk » February 26th, 2019, 2:25 pm

I remember a quiz question years ago ... on tv or radio I think ... you had to make sense of a sentence that appeared to be total gobbledygook ...
..it turned out that the sentence had been typed with the typist’s fingers moved over one key to the right ... some most competitors were trying to work out a clever code ... but one very clever person made the right connection :shock: :ugeek:
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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby Zosherooney » February 27th, 2019, 7:06 am

Sounds like a question on Only Connect ! That programme does make my brain hurt sometimes..... And what is it with Victoria Corren Mitchell..... she sometimes says some very strange things........ :?
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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby suffolk » February 27th, 2019, 7:57 am

Oh it was years ago ... when VCM was probably still a twinkle in Alan Coren’s eye :lol:
I love her off the wall random utterances ... real Absurdism :tu:

The question may have been on Round Britain Quiz ... I’ve been a fan
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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby wargarden » March 3rd, 2019, 7:06 am

my fav popovers
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Postby KC2 » March 17th, 2019, 3:23 pm

Nigella's lemon drizzle - delicious!
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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby slimpersoninside » March 17th, 2019, 4:18 pm

Millionaires shortbread.

Yet to be cut up and tasted.
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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby earthmaiden » March 17th, 2019, 5:26 pm

I think it's time to put the kettle on for a Wildie virtual tea party! :chops:
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Postby suffolk » March 23rd, 2019, 7:03 pm

:drool:

Best I’ve done today have been a crumble and a macaroni cheese ... sort of baking ;)
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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby aero280 » April 17th, 2019, 5:36 pm

Busy today. Baked bread. Baked spelt biscuits. Made a cauliflower cheese for supper.

Simnel Cake to bake tonight. Hot cross buns tomorrow to prove for Friday morning...
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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby earthmaiden » April 17th, 2019, 7:57 pm

Makes me tired just reading about it aero! :chops:
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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby KC2 » April 21st, 2019, 3:07 pm

Happy Easter everyone!
I made some Portuguese custard tarts yesterday for the first time for OH's birthday, using this recipe https://bit.ly/2VhsU3k which is very similar to one patpoyntz posted on the pastel de nata thread but with added cinnamon. I didn't have any orange rind.
I found them incredibly disappointing :( OH has said he likes them a lot, which is sweet of him. But for me the pastry was too thick and hard, and I definitely overcooked them as I thought the custard was also too solid :( I imagine I must have worked the pastry too much for it to be so hard. I also wondered if it would have been a good idea to pop the empty tarts in the fridge for a bit before filling them.

It took me ages as well. But then I'm hardly an experienced custard maker - I've always been wary of it, and specially bought a new non-stick saucepan recently as I wanted to acquire the skill.

Not sure if I'll try them again.
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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby Herbidacious » May 4th, 2019, 5:36 pm

Well not baked, because raw, but raw lemon date and nut bars. Very nice, but not much cheaper, I think to make, than buy, so if I make more the point must be to make interesting flavours.
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Postby Herbidacious » May 5th, 2019, 8:58 am

They are surprisingly good for something so simple. OH says better than the bought ones :) I might make some for my mother whom I am visiting (91st!) this week.
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Postby Herbidacious » May 5th, 2019, 8:58 am

They are surprisingly good for something so simple. OH says better than the bought ones :) I might even dare make some for my mother whom I am visiting (91st!) this week.
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Postby Zosherooney » May 7th, 2019, 9:39 pm

Sun was out, no prepped meals so the oven went on, baked sausages, roast parsnips, Romanian meatloaf, baked onion and a pizza for lunch :chops: Oh and also a couple of eggs in water in the oven (so HB eggs really) for sarnies later in the week.
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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby liketocook » May 9th, 2019, 6:16 pm

Sourdough mark 2 baked earlier. The crust is darker than I would have liked (and not as dark as the picture makes it look) but I think that might be as I upped the proportion of rye flour rather than it's overdone. I'll know better when I slice it tomorrow.
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Postby earthmaiden » May 9th, 2019, 6:49 pm

When I eventually get to visit your neck of the woods, I'm going to call in and try some! :D
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Postby liketocook » May 10th, 2019, 8:52 am

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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby Zosherooney » May 13th, 2019, 8:24 am

Yesterday as the sun was out and we were nearly out of bread and cake decided to use my bread maker. Made a cherry and almond (essence) cake which stuck a bit. It was a M'sons cake mix and I chucked in the cherries and AE. Then when that had cooked made a wholemeal loaf, a slice each for supper.... :chops:
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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby KC2 » May 15th, 2019, 8:30 pm

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Re: what have you baked today?

Postby scullion » October 27th, 2019, 3:35 pm

as the sun was out, i baked a tube of jusrol croissants and a small batch of sultana scones, in one of the solar cookers, before a thin veil of cloud came over. maybe i'll but some pics up later.
i had a fleeting visit from our son so a couple of the scones, strawberry jam and clotted were consumed.
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