Each week, we’ll be sharing a comprehensive list of links to help you master something new in the kitchen. Culinary greatness, here you come..
Today: How to rise above the challenges of high-altitude baking.
Baking is an exact science. You meticulously measure ingredients, combine them in a specific order, place everything in a perfectly preheated oven, and hope for the best. For people living at high altitudes (2500 feet or more above sea level), the complex variables involved in baking are literally taken to new heights, as adjustments must be made for the significant changes in air pressure. If you're constantly pulling sunken cakes and dense loaves of bread from the oven, your troubles might be related to where you live. Need help baking high above sea level? Just read these links.