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Spring-Cleaning: Spring-Cleaning the Kitchen - Martha Stewart. Chemistry of Cast Iron Seasoning: A Science-Based How-To. The post after this one on “black rust” describes why you should heat the pan before applying oil for seasoning.

Chemistry of Cast Iron Seasoning: A Science-Based How-To

This helps the seasoning to adhere and makes the pan pleasantly black. In a previous post, I illustrated how I cleaned and reseasoned an antique cast iron popover pan. This was my first attempt, and my seasoning technique was somewhat haphazard because I couldn’t find consistent, science-based advice. I used a combination of organic avocado oil and strained drippings from organic bacon. Cookbook9. Here are some ways to help your boxed cake mix : For a fluffier cake, add 1 tablespoon of meringue powder Instead of water called for on the box use other liquids for added flavor: Use milk instead of the water called for on the cake mix box.


It makes a denser cake and it adds nutrition. Common Ingredient Substitutions Article.