episodes: October 2011 Archives
Tuesday October 4, 2011
We are celebrating biscuits on MainstreetPEI.**
CBC PEI Weatherman Boomer Gallant loves to cook and often shares his biscuits, muffins, jam and pickles with the Mainstreet crew. He won’t share his biscuit recipe … that’s OK because we know there are lots of great biscuit makers on PEI.
*Here’s what you ‘knead’ to know *
*Who Can Enter *
Nominate a biscuit maker or submit your own recipe Deadline - Submit entry by 6 pm (end of Mainstreet) *Thursday October 13 * Live show and judging - *Friday October 21 4-6pm * *Cafeteria - Culinary Institute of Canada *
Traditional - white flour soft quick bread using a leavening (rising) agent (not cheese biscuits not whole wheat) Anything goes - variety of flours or gluten free; alternative leavening agents and/or liquids Diversity - bannock, galette, naan - your alternative biscuit
Irene Davison - Home Economist and Exhibition Judge Chef Michael Smith - Food Network-Award winning cookbook author Chef Blair Zinck - Culinary Institute of Canada - teaches breadmaking
Gloating Rights!! Cookbooks; Gift certificates; Good Eats to spread on biscuits; Utensils; Aprons; Tea!!
*How to Enter *
We’re looking for nominations *of great biscuit makers (Name/phone #/e-mail) or send us a *recipe for great biscuits!
e-mail - firstname.lastname@example.org Talkback - 1-800-680-1898 (to nominate someone else - no recipes thanks) hard copy - drop off to CBC 430 University Ave Charlottetown
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