Book recipe or own recipe?whenever i use book recipes to prepare a dish it just doesnt come out as explained in the book

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Book recipe or own recipe?whenever i use book recipes to prepare a dish it just doesnt come out as explained in the book

Post by slysande17 » 23 May 2018, 00:55

give better preferences.
I even prefer doing my own recipe provided i got all the required ingredients ,and it comes out perfectly.
Share with me your view on this.

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Post by sthe01 » 23 May 2018, 01:13

It depends on what I'm making if I'm cooking I don't really follow recipes but for baking I do.

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Post by Gmdiamzon 2 » 23 May 2018, 10:12

Most of the time i use book recipes because i am not really good at cooking.

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Post by Faithmwangi » 24 May 2018, 00:42

It depends on what am making.Most of the time i use my own recipe but also go for book recipes.

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Post by Seemamk 123 » 28 May 2018, 01:42

I prefer trying those recipes uploaded on YouTube videos whichever I feel interesting and if necessary make small changes accordingly.

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Post by thaservices1 » 28 May 2018, 16:00

I use book recipes for baking, that's a science and unless you bake A LOT it needs to be exact. I've made cookies of so many types over the years that I can pretty much toss stuff in a bowl and come out with a good cookie, but the classic chewy chocolate chip still needs exact measuring. Some complicated main dishes like chicken marsala have exact cooking steps to come out right and book recipes are good for learning the method. But I've found most dishes follow the same formulas and once you've mastered the techniques the book recipes just become a list of flavoring suggestions.
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