BAKING HACK

Use These Emergency Substitutions For All Your Noche Buena Preps

Avoid a cooking or baking failure with these easy ingredient hacks!
For those times when you can't go far to find a supermarket or grocery, but instead, find a sari-sari store around the corner, try these easy ingredient substitutes for what you need:1 buttermilk = 1 tablespoon vinegar + 1/2 cup evaporated milk ...

Want Soft, Fluffy Cakes? Add This Ingredient To Your Flour!

You’ll wonder why you never did it before!
While flour will always be useful, you still want cakes that are soft, fluffy and have a fine crumb so it not only tastes great, it can melt in your mouth because it’s so tender. One of the ways to do that ...

How To Make Leche Flan Using Flavored Milk

Add flavor with this easy leche flan hack.
Leche flan is a decadent, rich, and silky dessert. It only takes 3 ingredients to make this addicting dessert: milk, eggs, and sugar. Two kinds of milk—condensed milk and evaporated milk— make it especially delicious. It’s so delicious that you can probably eat ...

This Is Why You Should Be Chilling Your Cookie Dough Overnight

You’ll be surprised what a difference it makes!
Did you know that chilling cookie dough before baking makes a big difference? It is standard procedure when making cookies, especially when making crinkles, sugar cookies, and chocolate chip cookies. Chilling solidifies the butter or shortening used in the dough so the consistency of ...

Did You Know You Can Easily Make Frosting By Using Marshmallows?

Here's how you can make easy snow-white frosting.
If you've ever eaten or seen a classic Devil's Food cake, you'll notice that the cake is covered in a snowy white, fluffy frosting. It's quite unlike any other buttercream icing you've ever encountered before, but that's because it's not a buttercream ...

Your Morning Needs This No-Knead Crusty Bread Recipe

This is the only bread recipe that requires no kneading.
We love bread— from pandesal to Spanish bread— no Filipino breakfast is without bread. And while we aspire to make bread at home, the work and effort that it takes to make homemade bread is just too much for one to tackle every day.But ...

Sweet Cheats for Making Fuss-Free Desserts

Who said desserts had to be difficult?
We get it: desserts, in all their perfectly frosted-ness and fluffy cakey-ness, can be intimidating if you are a novice home cook or baker. However, there are a lot of hacks out there that make desserts easier to whip up—and quite a ...

The Ice Cream Scoop Is the Baking Tool You Never Thought You Needed

Be resourceful in the kitchen and use an ice cream scoop for your baking needs!
Home bakers know that baking hacks are often very useful time-savers—if you have a limited amount of resources when it comes to baking tools, it’s good to know that there is no need to buy unnecessary equipment on top of what you ...

You Can Make Fudgy Cookies from Boxed Brownie Mix

Who knew that you could hack your way into fudgy cookies?
Sometimes, a quick fix for rich chocolate desserts is all you want after a long day. This baking hack is exactly that: you can make chewy chocolate cookies from brownie mix! There is no butter-sugar beating or stacks of bowls and equipment to ...

The Best Baking Hack to Fix a Dry Cake

Learn how to cake it! This baking hack can save a dry cake in minutes.
Uh oh! Did your cake come out more dry than expected? Don’t throw it out—you can still save it and transform it into a delicious, moist cake. The secret is in a simple cake soak. Here’s how to make one:½ cup simple ...

The Simple Trick to Baking Large Batches of Cookies

This simple baking hack will save you lots of time in the kitchen!
With the holiday season coming upon us, your kitchen will be churning out dozens and dozens of cookies very soon! Be prepared for the holiday mayhem: there is a simple baking hack that you can use to bake large batches of cookies, ...

Cookie Baking 101: 9 Essential Tools to Bake Perfect Cookies

Learn the tools of the cookie trade!
To churn out crisp-on-the-outside, chewy-on-the-inside chocolate chips or a batch of snappy, buttery shortbread, one must be prepared with the essential cookie baking gear. If you’re a humble home baker switching on that oven for the first time, these are the perfect ...

WATCH: 6 Baking Hacks You Need to Know

Make baking easier and more fun with these easy hacks!
Learn how to test if your baking powder is still active, make evenly-sized cookies, and more simple hacks to make baking easier and more fun!CLICK HERE for more BAKING TIPS & TRICKS  ...

WATCH: How to Make a Piping Bag Out of a Zip Lock Bag

No piping bag? No problem!
Make a DIY pastry piping bag with a zip lock bag! Tape a section of the corner, fill it with frosting, snip, and pipe your way into pastry bliss. Use this simple technique to decorate cakes, cupcakes, and other pastries. CLICK HERE to ...
Load More
Close