What is a Substitute For Alum?
Food ingredients

What is a Substitute For Alum?

Alum, also known as aluminum potassium sulphate, is a chemical agent with several culinary uses. You can use it in baking to leaven dough, keep pickles firm, and make bread spongy and crispy. Besides its culinary uses, alum has several uses in leather tanning, skin products, vaccines, water purification, and styptic pencils. Alum is a…

Substitute For Grapefruit Juice
Substitutes

Substitute For Grapefruit Juice

Grapefruit belongs to the citrus family. It is a cross between the sweet orange and pomelo. Usually, it grows in clusters on trees the same way grapes do, hence its name. It is considered one of the healthiest citrus fruits because of its nutritional content. There are different varieties of grapefruit available, and they come…

How to fix a cheesecake that didn’t set
Food ingredients

How to fix a cheesecake that didn’t set

Cheesecake is a tasty dessert whose main layer consists of cream cheese, ricotta/cottage cheese, eggs, and sugar. Its base often consists of a layer of sponge cake or crushed biscuits. Making cheesecake is relatively easy, and the chances are it will turn out great. However, if you are new to baking, you may run into…

How to Clean a Panini Press
Kitchen equipment

How to Clean a Panini Press

The Panini press is an easy-to-use home gadget. Unfortunately, it tends to get greasy. You will often notice cheesy residues stuck on the appliance’s non-stick surface. If you own a Panini press, I bet you know how difficult it can be to clean, especially if unfamiliar with the cleaning process. Although most models have non-stick…