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cooking with bruce and mark


Join us as we cook through a new recipe in almost every episode of our podcast, straight from our kitchen to yours. And look for the smaller bonus episodes in which we take down cooking myths or work through some of the common cooking mistakes. We'll make your laugh. Promise.

Aug 9, 2017

If you bake, you know that the standard recipe calls for large eggs. If you only have medium eggs, or extra large, or jumbo, you're adding either too little liquid and protein to your batter or too much. Doing so will make a cake denser and gummier. When cookbook authors develop recipes, we try to use standardized ingredients that are available everywhere so that home cooks can have the same results we do. But a lot of people don't even look at what it says on their carton of eggs.