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Old 03-04-2013, 08:53 PM   #10
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Originally Posted by Houseofcurls View Post
So, you add the gelatin to water, then add that to already prepared fsg? How much gelatin? How much water?
For the corn starch or the gelatin, I dissolve them in about equal parts water, or maybe a tiny bit more water.

If I used 2t of starch, I'd use probably 3-4t water. Gelatin I'd use 1T, and mix it with probably 2T water. I don't really measure the water, tho - just put enough to dissolve it and the I mix it into the FSG.

ETA: I add the starch or the gelatin to the already strained gel, but while it's back in the pot and over the heat. Both ingredients need to cook slightly.
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