Jeff Potter

Jun. 26, 2015

Food Failures: I Scream, You Scream...When We Ruin Our Ice Cream

Jeff Potter, author of Cooking for Geeks returns to share homemade ice cream hacks.

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Apr. 03, 2015

Cracking the Egg

There’s a better way to make hard-boiled eggs—and it doesn’t involve boiling.

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Dec. 12, 2014

Food Failures: Cookie Science Secrets

In this episode, Cooking for Geeks author Jeff Potter gives home bakers tips on how to achieve cookie perfection using different sugars, fats, and flours.

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Nov. 22, 2013

How to Avoid ‘Food Failures’ This Thanksgiving

Jeff Potter, author of Cooking for Geeks, dishes up a few cooking hacks for Turkey Day.

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Aug. 06, 2010

Cooking for Geeks

Do you like to experiment with your food? We'll talk with the author of a new book about science, technology, and DIY hacks in the kitchen.

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