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How To Make Cupcakes Rise Perfectly

How To Make Cupcakes Rise Perfectly

Ahh, cupcakes. What wonderful little confections. It’s got all the components that make a full-size cake great: frosting, fluffy spongy cake-y goodness, toppings, maybe a filling even! Sharing is all good and dandy, but what’s not to love about a tiny cake you can...

Can you make bread with self rising flour?

Can you make bread with self rising flour?

Can you make bread with self rising flour? It is, however, important to note that self-rising flours tend to have a slightly lower gluten content than plain or bread flour, so it’s not suited to use in recipes requiring a flour with high gluten content. Therefore, it’s not an ideal flour for making bread. Bread with self-rising flour will result in a very crumbly, dense loaf with little height. 

Is Bread Maker Bread Healthier?

Is Bread Maker Bread Healthier?

There are only a few things that are better than freshly baked bread, and a bread maker can get one ready for you in a few hours. The only thing you need to do is gather your ingredients, pop them in the bread pan, press the start button and off it goes. Bread makers...

How To Make Bread With Just Flour And Water

How To Make Bread With Just Flour And Water

There is nothing that I love more than tucking into warm, doughy, fluffy, homemade bread in the morning. But there are days where I don't have the patience to knead dough or have the right ingredients. But is it possible to make a quick loaf of bread with just flour...

Can You Make Bread Without Salt

Can You Make Bread Without Salt

Mmm bread...I can’t live without it. It’s doughy, soft, fluffy and totally irresistible. I know you feel the same about bread too! It’s a staple in everyone’s diet. We make our favourite sandwiches with it, we make doughy pizza with it and we even spread it with some...

Can You Make Bread Without Sugar?

Can You Make Bread Without Sugar?

Have you ever wondered, “Can you make bread without sugar?” Sugar can play quite an important role in your bread, but it is not absolutely necessary either. Let’s find out if it is possible to make bread without sugar and what the benefits of adding it to your bread...

How do Bread Makers Work?

How do Bread Makers Work?

Bread makers are a godsend if you want fresh bread but don’t have the time to knead the dough and make the loaf by hand. Fresh, homemade bread is far superior to store-bought bread and much healthier too. Once you start using your bread maker you’ll be wondering why...

Are Bread Makers Worth It?

Are Bread Makers Worth It?

Bread makers have been around for a while now, and although they are not a necessity in the kitchen, they certainly make the process of creating your deliciously doughy loaf effortlessly. They are ridiculously easy to use and they do all the hard work for you, it's no...

How to Stop a Cake from Doming

How to Stop a Cake from Doming

The main reason why your cake domes in the middle is because your oven is too hot. When you place your cake batter in the oven, it starts to cook at different speeds.
The outer edge of the cake begins to cook first, with the middle of the cake having more time to bake and rise. By the time the whole cake has baked, the outer edges are burnt and the centre has domed.