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 Post subject: vegan bake-off at the bell house (brooklyn), february 10
PostPosted: Wed Jan 16, 2013 3:22 pm 
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details at the website. you can enter as a contestant until february 1, or you can buy a ticket ($12) and just eat all the things. i wish the idea of preparing enough food for 250 tasting samples weren't so overwhelming to me; this would be such a great way to break in my cakepop pans.

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 Post subject: Re: vegan bake-off at the bell house (brooklyn), february 10
PostPosted: Wed Jan 16, 2013 3:27 pm 
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I entered. Now I'm going to go hide in the corner and throw up.


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 Post subject: Re: vegan bake-off at the bell house (brooklyn), february 10
PostPosted: Wed Jan 16, 2013 3:29 pm 
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i'll try to bribe some judges for you. if nothing else, it'll give me an excuse to say hey to myq kaplan.

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 Post subject: Re: vegan bake-off at the bell house (brooklyn), february 10
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HAHA! Thanks! He's the one judge I don't know :P


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 Post subject: Re: vegan bake-off at the bell house (brooklyn), february 10
PostPosted: Wed Jan 16, 2013 3:41 pm 
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250 samples is a lot to make! It sounds fun though! Good luck, SSD!

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 Post subject: Re: vegan bake-off at the bell house (brooklyn), february 10
PostPosted: Wed Jan 16, 2013 3:41 pm 
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Oh, man. But I'm trying to lose the baby weight!

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 Post subject: Re: vegan bake-off at the bell house (brooklyn), february 10
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I know! Gah! Thanks, ijdi! I think I'm scared enough to not be bummed if I'm not accepted.


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 Post subject: Re: vegan bake-off at the bell house (brooklyn), february 10
PostPosted: Tue Jan 22, 2013 2:58 pm 
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I was accepted. Eep! Has anyone else from the PPK entered?


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 Post subject: Re: vegan bake-off at the bell house (brooklyn), february 10
PostPosted: Tue Jan 22, 2013 4:35 pm 
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i'm not baking, but i'll be there to cheer for you! i promise to make extra-loud yummy noises near your table.

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 Post subject: Re: vegan bake-off at the bell house (brooklyn), february 10
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I'm thinking about entering. But I'd have to get off from work in order to do it. Also, when they say 250 samples, does that mean 250 of whatever item or you could you cut things into pieces to make 250 samples, because I think that will help me decide if i should try it or not.

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 Post subject: Re: vegan bake-off at the bell house (brooklyn), february 10
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I'm sure it's 250 samples, so if you wanted to make cakes you would just have to make sure you baked enough to end up with 250 tasting pieces. Unless I come by the booth, in which case it meant an entire cake per person. Thanks!


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 Post subject: Re: vegan bake-off at the bell house (brooklyn), february 10
PostPosted: Wed Jan 23, 2013 2:29 pm 
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SSD, what are you making??

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 Post subject: Re: vegan bake-off at the bell house (brooklyn), february 10
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Thanks, acr!

I agree. If you make one big cake, you can cut it into 250 pieces, but it may be weird to give each person half a cookie.

I'm not 100% sure yet, joyfulgirl. Are you going?


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 Post subject: Re: vegan bake-off at the bell house (brooklyn), february 10
PostPosted: Wed Jan 23, 2013 3:46 pm 
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i dont think giving a half cookie is weird. or even a quarter cookie. if it's supposed to be a sample, then i dont think anyone would expect whole stuff. but mini cookies might also be an option.

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 Post subject: Re: vegan bake-off at the bell house (brooklyn), february 10
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Can't you just make the cookies smaller if it's cookies?
I haven't decided if I'm going yet. but I really want to!

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 Post subject: Re: vegan bake-off at the bell house (brooklyn), february 10
PostPosted: Wed Jan 23, 2013 4:17 pm 
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I hope to see you there!

Yeah, for presentation, I'd try to go with smaller cookies as long as they aren't so small they'd burn in three minutes.


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 Post subject: Re: vegan bake-off at the bell house (brooklyn), february 10
PostPosted: Sun Feb 03, 2013 8:28 pm 
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Oooh I want to go to this and eat all the things! Go SSD! Did anyone else register?

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 Post subject: Re: vegan bake-off at the bell house (brooklyn), february 10
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My boyfriend and I are going to go, but only to eat. No cooking for us!


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 Post subject: Re: vegan bake-off at the bell house (brooklyn), february 10
PostPosted: Mon Feb 04, 2013 12:21 am 
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I registered but never heard back. I'm ok with that though, cause as much fun as it would have been, I was worried about the expense of making that many samples. I'll just be working instead.

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 Post subject: Re: vegan bake-off at the bell house (brooklyn), february 10
PostPosted: Sat Feb 09, 2013 7:11 pm 
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GAH IT'S TOMORROW I'M FREAKING OUT A LITTLE


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 Post subject: Re: vegan bake-off at the bell house (brooklyn), february 10
PostPosted: Sat Feb 09, 2013 7:13 pm 
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is it still going on after the snowstorm?

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 Post subject: Re: vegan bake-off at the bell house (brooklyn), february 10
PostPosted: Sat Feb 09, 2013 7:25 pm 
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I assume so. Nothing really got shut down today. I went to the vegan shop up today and dunwell, so vegan stuff is still happening!

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 Post subject: Re: vegan bake-off at the bell house (brooklyn), february 10
PostPosted: Sat Feb 09, 2013 7:28 pm 
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Yep. Ah! https://www.facebook.com/events/5234918 ... 626110133/


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 Post subject: Re: vegan bake-off at the bell house (brooklyn), february 10
PostPosted: Mon Feb 11, 2013 9:44 am 
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Update: I made raspberry hazelnut brownies and did not win, but received enough positive feedback to feel like I wasn't totally stupid for entering and would do it again. And I saw acr! Was anyone else from the PPK there? What did you all think of the entries?


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 Post subject: Re: vegan bake-off at the bell house (brooklyn), february 10
PostPosted: Mon Feb 11, 2013 9:48 am 
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aw man! I wish I could've been there! I was planning on spending the weekend in brooklyn, but I got snowed in out here in LI. boo :(

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