How To Make Fortune Cookies

How to make your own fortune cookies. This was the first time I tried making these and they are easy once you get the hang of the baking process and get the timing right. If you are making these for an event, I would try a batch before hand to get some practice at it too see how they turn out for you. Music: Jason Shaw You Tube user/audionautix www.youtube.com The most important thing about making these cookies is to spread the batter out enough so that it is very thin. Thin cookies will be very crisp and dry when cool. If the cookies are too thick, they won’t crisp up when cool and the fortunes inside may stick to the cookie. This is where I found the recipe: chinesefood.about.com 2 large egg whites 1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon pure almond extract 3 tablespoons vegetable oil 8 tablespoons all-purpose flour 1 1/2 teaspoons cornstarch 1/4 teaspoon salt 8 tablespoons granulated sugar 3 teaspoons water Preparation: 1. Write fortunes on pieces of paper that are 3 1/2 inches long and 1/2 inch wide. Preheat oven to 300 degrees Fahrenheit. Grease 2 9-X-13 inch baking sheets. 2. In a medium bowl, lightly beat the egg white, vanilla extract, almond extract and vegetable oil until frothy, but not stiff. 3. Sift the flour, cornstarch, salt and sugar into a separate bowl. Stir the water into the flour mixture. 4. Add the flour into the egg white mixture and stir until you have a smooth batter. The batter should not be runny, but should drop easily off a wooden spoon

Expand the description and view the text of the steps for this how-to video. Check out Howcast for other do-it-yourself videos from vinzfeller and more videos in the Chinese Cooking category. You can contribute too! Create your own DIY guide at www.howcast.com or produce your own Howcast spots with the Howcast Filmmakers Program at www.howcast.com Making homemade fortune cookies is a snap, and your loved ones will get a kick out of their personalized predictions. To complete this How-To you will need: Paper Scissors A nontoxic pen A cookie sheet Butter or nonstick cooking spray 2 large egg whites 1/2 c. all-purpose flour 1/2 c. sugar 1 tsp. almond extract Wax paper Measuring cup Muffin tins Step 1: Create messages Cut six pieces of paper into 16 2- by ½-inch strips and write a fortune on each with a nontoxic pen. Step 2: Preheat oven Preheat the oven to 375 degrees and grease a baking sheet with butter or nonstick cooking spray. Step 3: Whisk egg whites Whisk egg whites in a medium-size bowl until they’re just foamy. Step 4: Add remaining ingredients Add the flour, sugar, and almond extract to the egg whites and beat until the mixture is smooth. Step 5: Drop the batter Drop four separate tablespoons of batter onto the cookie sheet, spaced far apart. You have enough batter for about 16 cookies, but don’t attempt to bake more than four cookies per sheet—they need room to spread. Step 6: Spread the batter Use a butter knife or the back of a spoon to spread the dropped batter
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  1. bjppta says:

    ha ha what if the girl said no.

  2. OurWoozPlaceInfo says:

    I think it was cute how the fortune was a marriage proposal. ♥

  3. mangirdas9 says:

    that isnt a girl fool. its alien!!! mutant alien i tell you mutant alien!!!! just kidding your not a fool.

  4. ahmed47489 says:

    why being sooo mean???? hello???? uploader didn’t even ask u to watch his video… it’s YOUR choice to click on this one!!! at least the person knows how to make use if his skills much better than bulliying people

  5. renardy7 says:

    i did not know i had 2 legs and if u have nothing nice to say then dont say it

  6. yuyul umilah says:

    that doesnt look like fortune cookie… u should look at yoyomax12

  7. DavidHerror says:

    jajaja q gonorreas de galletas

  8. mason bravo says:

    LOL YEAH RITE IMPOSSIBLE TO RE OPEN…I have a better way..I used my method to ask a chick to prom lol it was cheesy but it worked…buy a bag of fortune cookies it may take a few times to get it rite but trust me it works…if you put the cookie in the microwave for about 10-15 seconds maby less time it opens be fast because it will get hard agin but it stays soft long enough for you to put your note in it

  9. MrHomeJack says:

    This is a much easier way.
    You want fortune cookies? Its much faster and easier!

    1. Buy a fortune cookie, its cheap and is much faster and easier.
    2. Enjoy your fortune cookie!

    Did u know humans got 2 legs?

  10. squashdudes says:

    i tried using this recipe and it worked….kinda. Mine were chewy, not crunchy and they taste a lot like almonds

  11. iGubbyProductions says:

    Kiss your hand 5 times and then post this on 3 more videos and there will be a pink ipad under your pillow.

  12. heyitshkgirl says:

    Wait  no they look like burned tacos way to go how cast

  13. heyitshkgirl says:

    My name is nini i was raped before i diedi used to enjoy pain and i know i inflict it upon people.i was tortured and raped until i could no longer breath.those meanies now sufferand die and those who do not repost this to 5 other vids you will die 2.i hate it 2 but i do belive that at the strike of 12 am those who did not repost this will die at a horrible death after a seeinga bloody face coverd wirh long dark hair those who do repost will get a kiss by there crush

  14. heyitshkgirl says:

    Hell na they dont look like fortune cookies the look lile burned stones

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