Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Zeb B, hillcountryredraider, duckbrx, yodasheet, Harddr672
60446 Registered Users
Top Posters
dogcatcher 77387
stxranchman 52092
RWH24 44568
rifleman 43783
BOBO the Clown 41089
BMD 40539
Big Orn 37484
txshntr 33684
bill oxner 32627
sig226fan (Rguns.com) 30570
facebook
Forum Stats
60446 Members
45 Forums
475837 Topics
6242361 Posts

Max Online: 16728 @ 03/25/12 08:51 AM
Topic Options
#5664241 - 03/22/15 07:45 PM Measuring and tasting
bill oxner Online   content
THF Celebrity

Registered: 11/03/09
Posts: 32627
Loc: Richmond
I seldom do either. How about you?
_________________________
Quail hunting is like walking into, and out of a beautiful painting all day long. Gene Hill




Top
#5664301 - 03/22/15 08:11 PM Re: Measuring and tasting [Re: bill oxner]
tthame1 Offline


Registered: 05/07/09
Posts: 322
Loc: Plano, TX
I taste like crazy after pretty much every step and adjust seasoning accordingly. I only measure when baking.

Top
#5664929 - 03/23/15 08:47 AM Re: Measuring and tasting [Re: bill oxner]
Tres Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 10/12/07
Posts: 8434
Loc: Houston
I never measure, but taste at different stages of cooking.
_________________________

"Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before."

Top
#5665002 - 03/23/15 09:28 AM Re: Measuring and tasting [Re: bill oxner]
redchevy Online   content
THF Celebrity

Registered: 10/25/04
Posts: 23407
Loc: Texas
Depends on what im making. We make crunchy and soft tacos about once a week for dinner. I can tell by the color/smell if seasoning is on or off. Other stuff I measure/taste more.
_________________________
It's hell eatin em live

Top
#5665029 - 03/23/15 09:42 AM Re: Measuring and tasting [Re: bill oxner]
kmon1 Online   content
junior

Registered: 09/27/06
Posts: 20290
Loc: Texas
Measure for baking only. Everything else will taste and add if something is needed, according to my taste.
_________________________
Guidelines / Rules of Conduct
http://www.texashuntingforum.com/rules.htm

RULES for using the TRADING POST
http://www.texashuntingforum.com/forum/u..._PO#Post1959111

Top
#5665158 - 03/23/15 11:04 AM Re: Measuring and tasting [Re: bill oxner]
PMK Offline
Extreme Tracker

Registered: 09/10/12
Posts: 4945
Loc: Central TX (Gtown/Austin)
I usually measure on the front end, mix and taste ... add a little this or that to suit me or whoever I'm cooking for (I like spicier). sometimes have to tone down depending on audience.
_________________________
"everyone that lives dies but not everyone who dies lived..."

~PMK~

Top
#5665170 - 03/23/15 11:11 AM Re: Measuring and tasting [Re: bill oxner]
Cast Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 12/14/08
Posts: 14901
Loc: North Texas - God's Country
Never measure, taste regularly.
_________________________
Cast



I have a short attention spa

Top
#5665180 - 03/23/15 11:20 AM Re: Measuring and tasting [Re: bill oxner]
BradyBuck Online   content
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 10/18/07
Posts: 5125
Loc: Abilene, TX
Like others I taste frequently but I only measure when trying out something new.

If you are using ingredients you've never used before measuring is a must.

Top
#5665236 - 03/23/15 11:54 AM Re: Measuring and tasting [Re: bill oxner]
driedmeat Offline
Tracker

Registered: 10/25/10
Posts: 640
Loc: Hondo, TX
for new recipes, I taste in order to adjust.

for things I make often, I taste because I can't wait to eat.

Top
#5665288 - 03/23/15 12:17 PM Re: Measuring and tasting [Re: bill oxner]
QuitShootinYoungBucks Online   content
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 11/01/12
Posts: 6466
Loc: Lubbock, TX
If I have a recipe I'm measuring it out. Chances are it's something I've eaten somewhere else and I want it to be as close to the original as possible.
_________________________

Top
#5685022 - 04/05/15 10:05 AM Re: Measuring and tasting [Re: bill oxner]
HMK Offline


Registered: 01/23/09
Posts: 7312
measuring is for baking, tasting is for cooking.

unless you're baking bread or biscuits. Those need to be done by feeling the dough.

Top
#5686338 - 04/06/15 09:52 AM Re: Measuring and tasting [Re: Cast]
BuckRage Online   happy
THF Celebrity

Registered: 10/25/10
Posts: 20512
Originally Posted By: Cast
Never measure, taste regularly.
_________________________
You gotta pay to play
-Chip


Top



© 2004-2016 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide