"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > Recipes & Ingredients > Breads, Pizza & Sandwiches
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 04-23-2004, 10:00 PM   #1
Senior Cook
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Posts: 375
Why did my brioche taste like cardboard?

Ok, maybe that's an exaggeration, but still, I expected much more from such a rich bread. I used a recipe I got from the King Arthur Flour website, and I pretty much followed it to the letter. (I am fastidious about making perfect measurement for ingredients by weight, so it's not like I used too much or too little of anything) I should mention that the bread failed to rise much (I suspect the dough was too dense, possibly due to overkneading) but still, a failure to rise does not explain why the bread came out so tasteless! I have never tasted brioche before, but I refuse to believe that bricohe is supposed to be so bland. What could have gone wrong?

__________________
jasonr is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
None

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
What does sushi taste like? nicole General Cooking 46 05-15-2016 08:31 PM
What does Asparagus taste like? faire_raven Vegetables 30 06-04-2009 08:17 AM
The taste of fish.... rjpotts Fish & Seafood 15 04-05-2005 03:25 PM
Two great Tastes, taste great together Chief Longwind Of The North Brownies & Dessert Bars 6 12-14-2004 06:58 AM
Cardboard Meringue!!!!!!!!!!!!! HELP!!!!!!! CookinBlondie Pies & Pastries 17 11-15-2004 05:33 PM


» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:57 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.