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Posted in thread: Homemade Bread Thread on 12-09-2016 at 08:23 PM
379972Very slow sourdough. With oats and kosher salt.
Posted in thread: Scoby - what do I do with old? on 12-09-2016 at 12:50 PM
Definitely peel them apart. It takes up more space in the fermenter, which means less finished
booch. I peel them off, put the bottom layer in a "hotel," and use the top layer for the next
Posted in thread: Homemade Bread Thread on 12-09-2016 at 02:03 AM
Nice! Do yours separate into pockets ok? Mine don't make the pockets like the store bought
versions have.I think if you bake them instead of pan frying, they will puff into pockets. I
think. I pan fry...
Posted in thread: What did I cook this weekend..... on 12-07-2016 at 11:50 PM
379733My wife made this orange beef from a NY Times recipe that tastes just like takeout. I
think the secret is that the beef is cooked with egg white and corn starch coating.
Posted in thread: What's in your soup kettle? on 12-05-2016 at 01:21 PM
Speaking of stock, we had some shrimp in the freezer that got freezer burned, so rather than
throw it out, I put it in a pot of water with salt & pepper plus an onion and boiled it for
about an hour, ...
Posted in thread: What's in your soup kettle? on 12-05-2016 at 01:18 PM
Here's my turkey gumbo recipe. I never follow it exactly; I improvise based on what I have
available. You should be able to substitute leftover turkey and store bought chicken
stock.Also, lately I've ...
Posted in thread: What did I cook this weekend..... on 12-05-2016 at 01:13 PM
379481379482I got some fish the other day, but wasn't sure what it was. Might have been cobia.
Salt and pepper and seared it in a pan. We had it with roasted potatoes (homegrown) and a
tarragon sauce ...
Posted in thread: Kombucha Smells Like Farts!!! :( on 12-05-2016 at 12:47 PM
Sometimes things get sulfury when you ferment. I usually think it has to do with the particular
yeast you have growing, but I could be wrong about that. Is your process to ferment it, pour to
a new ve...
Posted in thread: Kombucha Smells Like Farts!!! :( on 12-01-2016 at 08:15 PM
Did it taste ok when you bottled it?
Posted in thread: Reducing vinegary smell in house on 12-01-2016 at 08:14 PM
That's good to know about. We have a litterbox in the basement, and I made an exhaust fan from
an old computer fan stuck into a length of dryer vent hose. The fan sits right above the
litterbox (on th...