Nothing beats a homemade cake in terms of taste, but it can be hard to achieve that perfect, shiny finish. To give your buttercream a glossy, glamorous look, you'll need to grab your hairdryer.
Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.
One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.
They say an apple a day keeps the doctor away. They're also a highly versatile ingredient that can make everything from crispy chips to all-American pies. Here are 10 cooking suggestions for your next apple harvest (or trip to the grocery store). We've even included some ideas for the leftover peel.
Flour is one of those seemingly simple ingredients that, upon closer inspection, can be downright mystifying. This harmless looking powder has much more going on that you would think, and even though it's in almost every recipe, it can be hard to know which variety to buy for the best pastries, breads and cakes. Let's examine this veritable bouquet, starting with the basics.