Tips and Tricks: Ingredient Substitutes

Have you ever been half way through a recipe and realised that you are missing a crucial ingredient. Here’s a great list of common ingredient substitutes. Allspice – 1 tsp 1/2 tsp cinnamon plus 1/2 tsp ground cloves. Baking Powder … Continue reading

Tips and Tricks: Whipped Cream in a Jar

Fill a jar with a lid about halfway with heavy cream (and, if you have it, a little sugar and vanilla) and shake for about three minutes or until it’s the consistency you want.

This is a great idea, I’ve often been at a friends place wanting to whip cream for a pavlova and find they don’t have any beaters, plus this is a great arm workout and less dishes! Continue reading