Whether it’s your mother’s pancakes, your uncle’s apple pie, or your grandma’s cheesecake, you are an absolute fan of their homey and nourishing meals. Ever since you were a kid, you couldn’t wait to visit them as they would make your favorite dish. Nowadays, you are probably miles away from them, and you are trying to figure out how to cook them for yourself. Then, you decide to call your mom and ask her to share her secret recipe with you.
One woman found herself in a similar situation and tried to ask for the recipe from her mother. Her mother’s response was hilarious and confused Krista Ball even more on what she needed to do.
This Newfoundland mother is the ultimate savior of the good old-fashioned methods of cooking, but her daughter is not aware of them. These methods require you to feel the bake, and rely on your instincts. Watching this kind of old-school knowledge getting passed on over Twitter is more than hilarious.
This is how it started. Twitter user Krista D. Ball decided to share her conversation with Newfoundland mom with the Twitter community, based on the phone call they had. Read the full conversation below and see if you could bake a successful homemade bread from this recipe.
Krista just wanted to make her favorite Newfoundland bread that reminded her of her childhood so much, as shared by BoredPanda.
Apparently, the bread is a real delicacy and none of the kids know how to make it anymore.
Here’s what her mother told her.
They start discussing the flour and it already starts to get complicated.
It’s clearly not an exact science…
Here comes the final secret of cooking. You need to know “when” it’ ready, and you need your instincts to help you.
People started relating all too well to this kind of situation. Have you been in a similar one?
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