sauces

How To Make Your Own Big Mac Sauce

How To Make Your Own Big Mac Sauce

The recipe for McDonald’s Big Mac sauce was allegedly leaked online last year. It is – as most mass-produced sauces are – a long list of oil, corn syrup, stabilisers, emulsifiers, flavourings and preservatives. It’s (kind of) interesting, but not exactly helpful for those who want to replicate the sweet…

Cornstarch Does Its Best Work When It’s Hot

Cornstarch Does Its Best Work When It’s Hot

When talking about cornstarch, a lot of emphasis is place on the importance of creating a slurry. Swirling and suspending the starch in water or milk (or some other liquid) keeps it from clumping up in your sauce and ensures everything thickens up all nice and even like. Slurries are…