Baking a Pecan Pie

Baking a Pecan Pie

Questions and Answers – Baking a Pecan Pie   Question: Sometimes my pecan pie “sets” and other times it comes very “runny.”  I use the same recipe, same oven, and … Continued

Baking Dish and Pan Size Conversions

How To Measure Pan Sizes:   Measure Dimensions:  To determine the pan’s dimensions always measure inside edge to inside edge of the pan so that you do not include the … Continued

Baking Powder

Baking Powder

How Baking Powder Works – Types of Baking Powder – How To Test Baking Powder   Baking Powder is a leavening agent that contains a combination of baking soda, cream of tartar, … Continued

Balsamic Vinegar

The BEST Balsamic Vinegars have nothing else added to them – Only The Grapes   There is a lot of confusion about balsamic vinegar.  On the grocery shelves you will find … Continued

Basic Baking Rules

Basic Baking Skills and Tips

  Great Bakers Are Not Born Great – They Are Made Great Through Skill and Practice It does not take having a special gift or a magic touch to work … Continued

Cooking Dried Beans

Basic Bean Recipe for Cooking Dried Beans

Stove Top – Slow Cooker – Pressure Cooker (Instant Pot) Instructions I do not think there are many people out there who have children that haven’t heard the crude rhyme they come … Continued

Basic Whipped Cream

Basic Whipped Cream Recipe

  How To Make Perfect Whipped Cream   Real whipped cream is rich and decadent and it’s flavor is very superior to that of its artificial counterparts.  There is nothing … Continued

Basil - Ocimum Basilicum

Basil – Ocimim Basilicum

  The Greek name for basil means “king”, which shows how highly it has been regarded throughout the ages.  Sweet basil (Ocimum basilicum) is a sun-loving annual with highly aromatic … Continued

Basil-Infused Vinaigrette Recipe

Basil-Infused Vinaigrette Recipe

  Low fat, Low calorie – Low carbohydrate recipe   This Basil-Infused Vinaigrette recipe is excellent served on vine-ripened tomatoes from your home garden.  There is nothing like the smell of … Continued

Beau Monde Seasoning Salt

Beau Monde Seasoning Salt

 Questions and Answers – What is Beau Monde Seasoning Salt   Question: My grocery store makes a spinach dip that I absolutely love!  If I am going to continue to … Continued

Beef Tri Tip Roast

  Question: My recipe calls for 1 package (2 pounds) fully-cooked beef tri-tip roast.  What is this and where can I find it.  The grocery stores in my town do … Continued

Barbecued Turkey

Best Barbecued Whole Turkey Recipe

Best Barbecued Whole Turkey Recipe Outdoor barbecuing or grilling is a very easy and a efficient way to cook your Thanksgiving turkey.   No mess in your oven or the … Continued

Cheese Platters

Best Fruit and Cheese Platters

 How To Make Fruit and Cheese Platters Best Fruit and Cheese Platters – Entertaining frequently includes some kind of cheese tray, often with fruit or vegetables or meat or a combination … Continued

Angelina Hot Chocolate

Best Hot Chocolate Recipes

Hot Chocolate Recipes  The Secrets of Making Hot Chocolate like a Professional   Anybody can make a cup of hot cocoa, but did you know that everyone can also make … Continued

Beurre Monte Butter

Beurre Monte Butter Recipe

  Beurre Monte Butter is a techniques of keeping melted butter in an emulsified state between 180 degrees F.  and 190 degrees F., which is sufficient to poach meats or … Continued