buttermilk basics

everyday basic recipes with detailed instructions and tips

The Best Lemon Curd

The Best Lemon Curd

Buttery and smooth, this lemon curd starts out sweet and then blasts your tastebuds with sharp lemon. An easy recipe (no egg tempering) that is perfect to use as a spread, in cookies, cakes and pies.

buttercream 101: how to make perfect buttercream

buttercream 101: how to make perfect buttercream

A guide to everything you need to know about making American-style buttercream. What ingredients to use and what to avoid and specific directions to guarantee a creamy texture. Included: a basic recipe along with a list of possible variations so you can make the best buttercream to your taste.