FSU Cooks: Mix and Bake Events

Spring 2019 Events

Mix and Bake IconFSU Cooks: Mix and Bake! 

FSU Cooks is baking up some fun in our kitchen.  Join colleagues, students, staff, and friends in this fRamily event.  Don’t know how to bake?  Don’t worry, we’re here to help!  Mix and Bake events are free but space is limited and signup is required. 


Friday, February 8th  – Choux Pastry:  Let's Choux in February together!

Choux (pronounced shoo) is actually a simple yet often intimidating pastry to make.  Join us as we walk through the steps to making eclairs and cream puffs sure to impress.  In addition, we’ll provide a few special demonstrations including how to make pastry cream that won’t make you weep.

  • Where:  HH209
  • When:  2:30 – 5:30

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Monday, March 11th  - Irish Soda Bread:  The Trick is to Mix it Quick!

The sweet cake-like Irish soda bread many of us are familiar with is really an Americanized version of traditional Irish soda bread.  Join us for a Mix and Bake that takes us back to (or at least closer to) a traditional Irish soda bread.  Learn what makes quick breads quick, why buttermilk and baking soda need each other, and what’s the difference between raisins and currants.

  • Where:  HH209
  • When:  4:00 - 5:30 pm (Please note the date and time - this is a quick Mix and Bake)

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Friday, April 26th (2:30 – 5:30) - Jelly Roll:  We're on a Roll

We are on a roll as we mix and bake a jelly roll.  Jelly rolls can be intimidating but this easy and impressive dessert is really all about the fold and roll.  Join us for a Mix and Bake event that will include some tips on folding egg whites and rolling a sponge cake.

  • Where:  HH209
  • When: 2:30 – 5:30 

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Friday, May 10th (2:30 – 5:30) - Corn Tortillas:  Let’s Guac and Roll out the Semester!

Let’s guac and roll out the semester as we make homemade corn tortillas.  Come learn about how to mix, roll, press, and bake these delicious corn treats.  We’ll also provide the fixings for a taco bar. 

  • Where:  HH209
  • When: 2:30 – 5:30