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ahmee Nov 2, 2011 01:00 PM

Does anyone know where I can get cake enhancer or bread improver in Calgary?

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    kritafo Nov 9, 2011 01:59 PM

    Did you ever find any in Calgary?

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      ahmee Nov 9, 2011 02:14 PM

      No, can't find it - tha'ts why I was asking if anybody knows where can I get it in Calgary? and I was told that bread improver will do the same job as well.

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        kritafo Nov 9, 2011 03:49 PM

        I read that as well, where do you get bread improver? I just wondered if you did find any since it has been a few days. I may order from the states. Let me know if you come across any please and thankyou

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          ahmee Nov 9, 2011 07:10 PM

          I checked with a bakery today and they said they don't use bread improver so I believe can't find this one too here. Bread improver makes the bread or brioche softer. Do you know how much it cost to order from the states ? Thanks !

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            kritafo Nov 12, 2011 09:51 AM

            http://www.kingarthurflour.com/shop/i...

            ships to Canada 7.95

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              graemejw Nov 12, 2011 10:06 AM

              You'd probably be better incorporating a small amount of cake margarine into your cakes - check the products on the supermarket shelf - they usually contain Polyglcerol Esters & Mono & Di-Glycerides.

              The difference between these & the powdered product in your link kritafo is that the emulsifiers (prehydrated & in the right crystalline form) in the margarine are going to be much more active & efficient in doing their job compared to the powdered product.

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                ahmee Nov 14, 2011 02:33 PM

                thanks ! I will check this site

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