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No pastry bag - filling eclairs?

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Got any tips or alternate methods? (I know - they are a bit more golden than I would have liked.)
Thanks

asked by AndyFL almost 6 years ago

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Kristen Miglore
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added almost 6 years ago

Beautiful! I always use a Ziploc bag and snip off the corner for piping.

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AndyFL
added almost 6 years ago

Yeah - though I was imagining needing a stiff/metal tip to poke into the shell.

Kristen Miglore
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added almost 6 years ago

How about an ice pick (or cake tester or thermometer) to get you started?

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HalfPint
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added almost 6 years ago

You can also use a chopstick or straw.

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AndyFL
added almost 6 years ago

Thanks for the tips

AndyFL
added almost 6 years ago

Thanks all. Used a meat thermometer to poke hole and ziplock bag with corner cut off worked ok to fill.

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