3 Different kinds of yeasts and how to use them

When baking bread products, you have a choice of three kinds of yeasts to use. Different bakers have their own preferences and no one choice is better than the other. White Bread (Courtesy: timetocleanse.com) Bakers can also use what is easily available, for example, in Nairobi; Active Dry yeast & Instant yeast are more easily … More 3 Different kinds of yeasts and how to use them

5 essential Bake-wear items required in your Bakery Kitchen

So we’ve decided to share some fashion tips on your home baking project days or in your home-baking business (if you’ve decided to start one, or already have) ^_^ Here are 5 essential items you should have to be safe, comfortable and professional in your kitchen. 1. Apron One very mandatory piece of clothing to … More 5 essential Bake-wear items required in your Bakery Kitchen

5 Important Tips on Measuring Ingredients while baking at home

For our Tips on  Tuesday feature, which was supposed to be for yesterday (oops ^_^), we’ll be sharing tips on measuring your ingredients when preparing to mix your batter for baking. We hope this will be helpful while baking at home.  1. Remember to level off when measuring dry ingredients. Leveling off flour (courtesy: thecookinggeek.com) … More 5 Important Tips on Measuring Ingredients while baking at home

Measuring Tools used for baking – Baking Equipment In Kenya Explained

For our ‘Tips on Tuesday’ feature today we’re going to share our fifth post on the Baking Equipment In Kenya Explained Series. Today the post is on equipment used to measure ingredients to start mixing the batter. You can also check out our other posts if you haven’t already on; Ovens, Baking pans, Mixing Equipment … More Measuring Tools used for baking – Baking Equipment In Kenya Explained

All About Coconuts

We want to share a bit of information on this versatile fruit called a coconut (which is also a seed). Coconut Water Coconut water is refreshing and many people enjoy drinking it; it has become quite popular in places like the United States for its healthy properties and many people now drink coconut water daily … More All About Coconuts

4 helpful tips when baking with Chocolate and Cocoa Powder

For our “Tips on Tuesday” feature today, we’re sharing 4 tips to use while baking with cooking chocolate and/ or cocoa powder. These are great tips for your chocolate recipes. CHOCOLATE 1. Melting Chocolate Chocolate scorches easily, so it should be melted carefully and gently. It should be melted over hot water using a double-boiler … More 4 helpful tips when baking with Chocolate and Cocoa Powder

7 Helpful tips to use while mixing ingredients for cake batter

For our “Tips on Tuesday” feature today, we’re going to share helpful tips on the process of mixing batter in preparation for baking a cake or cupcakes. These tips will come in handy while cake mixing to avoid some common troubles that occur while baking. 1. Measure out all your ingredients before starting to mix. … More 7 Helpful tips to use while mixing ingredients for cake batter

Chocolate Buttercream Frosting Recipe for Flavor Friday

Today is Flavor Friday so we’re going to share a recipe with Chocolate in it since it’s our flavor of the month this March. ^_^ Today we’re sharing a Chocolate butter cream frosting recipe, it can be used on cakes or cupcakes.   Chocolate Butter cream Frosting Ingredients: * 11/2C Icing Sugar * 1/8 C … More Chocolate Buttercream Frosting Recipe for Flavor Friday