A new spin on using active yeast

Most of the recipes (including the one in bread making manual) just says that you have to put ingredients in a correct order to achieve the best result. From my experience, putting dry yeast will not yield the best result. My way of doing it would be putting dry yeast in the warm water (mixing…

Strawberry and pineapple jam

The next jam project was strawberry and pineapple jam. I wanted to use strawberries that were left from strawberry jam that I have made last week. Also, bought some pineapple from Costco ($2.99 a piece). Thus, the cost of this jam should have been lower. The ingredients: – 1 cup of cut strawberries – 1…