Table cream is often commonly called light cream or coffee cream, which gives you a good idea of what the dairy product is used for: coffee and other hot drinks. In the UK, table cream is commonly referred to as single cream. Table cream usually has a milk fat percentage of 18%, but different brands […]
Treacle and molasses are similar, but they’re not exactly the same. ‘Molasses’ is a more common term in the USA, while ‘treacle’ is more common in the UK. Both molasses and treacle are sugar cane juice by-products. Although similar, there are a few differences between them including taste, sweetness, and how the sugar product behaves
If you look at the dictionary definitions of the two dinner favourites, you’ll notice that there’s very little difference between the humble casserole and the warming stew. Casserole is defined as “a dish in which food may be baked and served” and “food cooked and served in a casserole.” Stew is defined as “fish or
Different types of sugar offer different properties in baking. Icing sugar and caster sugar are different types of sugar, used in different parts of the baking process. It is not advisable to use icing sugar instead of caster sugar. That’s because the two have different coarsenesses, and because icing sugar has an extra little ingredient
Tuna pasta bake is an easy dish to make in large quantities, and it can often be created in a single pot. You can add a whole host of twists to it, by adding or removing certain ingredients, making it one of the most versatile dishes to feed busy families. But, what about the leftovers?
Baking beans, also known as pie-weights, can come in many forms, but are usually made from metal or ceramic. They are small, tiny beads that are used in a cooking process called pre-baking or blind-baking. During this process, the base or crust of a pie is cooked without the filling, using the beans to keep
Cheesecake is too good a food to let go to waste, but just how long can you keep a homemade cheesecake after you’ve made it, and why is the length of time different to that of a store-purchased cheesecake? Let’s take a closer look. How Long Does Homemade Cheesecake Last in the Fridge? Homemade cheesecake