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Strawberry Pretzel Salad

Strawberry pretzel salad is a three layered dessert that consists of a pretzel crust, a no-bake cheesecake filling, and a strawberry jello topping. Overview Skill Level: Beginner Components Used: No-Bake Cheesecake Filling If you...

Egg wash being brushed on a tray of scones with a pastry brush

Egg Wash for Baking

An egg wash is a mixture of egg and water that is used to brush on top of breads and pastries before baking to give them a shiny, golden brown finish. What is an...

Troubleshooting Sourdough Starter

Having trouble getting your new sourdough starter going? This troubleshooting guide should help answer all of your questions!  The popularity of baking sourdough bread is growing bigger each and every day. This makes me...

Understanding the Sourdough Bread Process

  Understanding the sourdough process is extremely important to becoming a confident bread baker. This article will review baker’s percentages, sourdough formulas, and the whole sourdough process.    Overview Learning to make sourdough is...