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5 Best Affordable Hand Mixers for Smart Spenders

Handheld mixers are typically a more affordable option than stand mixers and take up less space. This becomes an important consideration if you have a small kitchen. Whether you want to pull it out for a quick job, such as creaming eggs and sugar, or plan on whipping up a meringue for a show stopping pavlova, a hand mixer is …

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5 Best Baking Stones for Perfect Bread

You may well have questioned why your efforts at homemade bread or pizza do not come out the same as the one from the pizzeria or bakery. Well, there is a fairly simple reason to that- it is something called a baking stone. A baking stone is a portable natural stone surface used to bake goods. It is intended to …

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5 Best Hand Mixers for Cookie Dough

Before there were any mixers, whether hand or stand, all mixing and beating was done by hand. And even today, if you don’t have an electric mixer of any sort, you can still follow a recipe all the way. However, electric mixers have made the job of mixing dough a lot quicker and easier. There are a few different types …

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4 Must Have KitchenAid Mixer Attachments and Their Uses

When most of us think of KitchenAid stand mixers, we envision the process of making that perfect cookie batter, icing, or bread dough. While these are definitely some of my favorite ways to use my mixer, over the years, I’ve also begun to appreciate some of its other amazing capabilities. There are some optional attachments which can transform your stand …

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5 Best Dough Kneading Machines for Home Bread Bakers

If you’re searching for the best bread maker available online for kneading dough, you’ve come to the right place. But before I get into my recommendations, let’s learn a little about the process and what you should look for when choosing a bread maker. If you prefer, jump straight to my top picks. Kneading bread dough has a long history …

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5 Best Bread Machines (for Making Pizza Dough)

When most people hear “bread machine” they think freshly baked, homemade bread and not much else. However, the bread machine can do so much more than simply bake bread. In fact, it is one of the most versatile appliances to have in the kitchen that can not only bake you bread but also give you perfectly prepared pizza dough. The …

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Top 3 Stand Mixers (with Attachments)

Not all stand mixers are built the same. Some are basic and only come equipped with a standard whisk, while others have all sorts of interchangeable attachments for various applications. If you’re looking for the latter, you’ve come to the right place. Among the pricier kitchen appliances, stand mixers with attachments are purchases that most of us don’t take lightly. …

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5 Best Dutch Ovens for Unique Bread Baking (with Great Results)

Who doesn’t love a freshly baked loaf of bread? Especially one that comes straight out of your oven. But if you are wondering about all the time and effort that goes into bread baking, there is an easier and more interesting way of doing so with very little effort and great results. It’s called baking bread in a Dutch oven! …