Baking
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A standard cake will usually cool down to room temperature within three hours. After removing it from the oven, let the cake sit on a kitchen counter for 10 minutes before transferring it to a wire cooling rack.

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As the wise Stephanie from LazyTown once sang, ♪ It’s a piece of cake to bake a pretty cake. ♪ But for total kitchen newbs, is it really? One of the biggest kitchen conundrums greenhorn bakers experience is deciding what temperature to preheat their ovens to before baking a cake.

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No one likes a stuck pizza. Unfortunately, not every home cook has the same level of experience when it comes to oven-fresh pies. We’ve come up with several foolproof ways to prevent your pizza from sticking to the pan, so you can get on with enjoying your flavorful creation!

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Although various factors determine the right temperature to bake your lasagna, the dependable temperature is 350 degrees Fahrenheit. At that temperature, the oven is hot enough to heat the sauce, cook the noodles, and melt the cheese while maintaining the integrity of your condiments.

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If your cookie sheet is made of cast iron, cast aluminum, or stainless steel, then it should be safe to place it underneath a broiler. Avoid using cookie sheets with non-stick surfaces and specialized handles as the 550°F can damage them.

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The temperature you should set your oven to when baking cookies depends on the desired texture. For a chewy cookie, set the oven to 375°F and bake for 12-15 minutes. For a crispy cookie, crank the oven to 425°F and bake for 8-10 minutes.

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¾ of a teaspoon is equal to 0.125 fluid ounces or 3.7 milliliters. You can estimate ¾ of a teaspoon by adding six pinches of a dry ingredient. Alternatively, you can add three ¼ teaspoons of a dry or wet ingredient to come up with ¾ of a teaspoon.

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A single packet of baker’s yeast will contain 2-1/4 teaspoons or 7 grams of yeast.

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Many restaurants serve their baked potatoes in foil because the foil traps the heat, which helps to ensure they stay warm for longer once they are removed from the oven. Foil can also serve the purpose of preserving the look of baked potatoes if you don’t plan to serve them immediately.