Brilliant Bread – A book review

I am not a fan of the Great British Bake-off, to be honest, I don’t think I’ve ever seen a complete episode, maybe I should! But thanks to a Great British Bake-off lover, I did get my hands on the book Brilliant Bread, written by James Morton, participant of the …

Modernist Bread – Amazing Science

When writing my posts on baking: the history of oven, oven temperatures and on what happens during bread I got an e-mail. As you might know, I tend to follow quite a lot of blogs and websites, one of them is Modernist Cuisine. The other day I received an e-mail from …

Book tip: On Food and Cooking – Harold McGee

Food Science covers so many topics, from meat to apples, to marshmallow, to herbs, to chocolate milk. Everything you eat can somehow be analyzed from a scientific perspective as well. And that’s just exactly what makes this book so amazing. It covers just about any topic related to food science. …

My recipe database technique

I love cookbooks, I like flipping through them, looking at the beautiful photos and just wondering whether I should try the recipe. I find it so difficult to choose what to make though, it can take me ages to just decide what to try. Of course, I also look for …