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Fun House: S2, Ep 5... Cardamom Butter Cookies & a visit with Yo!

Fun House: S2, Ep 5... Cardamom Butter Cookies & a visit with Yo!

Welcome to Muddy's Fun House: Super Fantastic At Home Bake-a-long and Variety Show... with your host, Kat from Muddy's!

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In S2; Ep 5, we have fun with spices! Learn to make cardamom butter cookies and meet a yogi who makes hospitality part of her yoga practice. We also share some tips for choosing your rolling pin soulmate.

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They make this show possible AND they get some fun perks too.

Without further ado... here's our episode!

Ingredient List for the Bake-a-long:

450 g (3 cup) all purpose flour
3⁄4 lb (1 1⁄2 cup) butter, softened/room temp
1⁄2 tsp ground cinnamon
2-3 Tbl ground cardamom
130 g (1 cup) powdered sugar
1⁄2 tsp salt
1 tsp vanilla extract
a little milk & raw sugar (optional)

Show Notes for this Episode:

  • Patreon supporters, be sure to snag your PDF of the recipe on our Patreon page.   Not a supporter yet? Become a patron here

  • Bake-a-long chapter begins at 1:37
    --Need flour, butter, and baking essentials... and more? Check out our kitchen provisions "order ahead pop up"
    --Learn loads more about spices & flavors with The Flavor Bible.
    --Tips for choosing a rolling pin at 22:32.  This is the one I like to use (I'm 5'9" with relatively broad shoulders) and this is a good one if you want some help rolling your dough to consistent thickness.
    --Hey Patrons, be sure to check the Patreon page for your PDF of the recipe AND some special bonus videos on ingredient prep :)
  • A Visit with Yo of Any Body Yoga begins at 35:56
    --hear a special story about travels to India and let Yo walk you through a relaxing deep breathing exercise
    --sign up for one of Yo's live zoom classes here

  • Wrap Up & Birthday Wishes at 47:04

  • Submit a question for a future "mail bag" portion! 
    Email kat(at) or send a real letter (yay!) to 
    Muddy's Bake Shop attn: Fun House 
    2497 Broad  Ave #101 Memphis, TN 38112

  • Participating while you watch?
    We'd LOOOOVE to see! Tag us @muddysbakeshop and/or use #muddysfunhouse

  • Special mad props to: 
    Kirby for always amazing end credits; Yo Clarke for recipe inspiration and sharing her techniques; and, of course, all our wonderful patrons on Patreon!

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