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Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 03-31-2011, 03:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,209
Posted By retroworx
There has been healthy skepticism of these for...

There has been healthy skepticism of these for years on this forum:

http://www.lowcarbfriends.com/bbs/main-lowcarb-lobby/497868-i-need-some-help-your-opinion-eat-rite-products.html
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Forum: Recipe Forum Sticky Threads 03-31-2011, 03:06 PM
Replies: 341
Views: 89,044
Posted By retroworx
Posted this several years ago. Hopefully still...

Posted this several years ago. Hopefully still relevant. ;)

Konjac (Shirataki) Noodles 101

1. While there may be some debate here on the boards as to whether the noodles when first opened...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 03-14-2011, 09:38 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,905
Posted By retroworx
:laugh: Yes, I'm sure that's it!

:laugh: Yes, I'm sure that's it!
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 03-14-2011, 09:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,821
Posted By retroworx
I used to get packets of pre-made roasted Nori...

I used to get packets of pre-made roasted Nori sheets at the asian grocer. Just olive oil, nori, and salt. They were satisfyingly crunchy from the oil and I ate them by themselves as snacks. Perhaps...
Forum: Recipe Forum Sticky Threads 03-14-2011, 10:30 AM
Replies: 1,191
Views: 433,577
Posted By retroworx
I don't think the tortilla ones could be used to...

I don't think the tortilla ones could be used to make filled "dumplings" because i think they would be too rubbery to "seal."

Over the years I think I have tried all the shapes and cuts of...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 03-14-2011, 10:22 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,905
Posted By retroworx
Ann, that is a bummer. I don't get it, this is...

Ann, that is a bummer. I don't get it, this is from their FAQ:

2. How do I return my empty carbonator?

First, make an order for an exchange carbonator. Once your order is confirmed, you will...
Forum: Recipe Forum Sticky Threads 03-10-2011, 08:12 AM
Replies: 1,191
Views: 433,577
Posted By retroworx
Yes, this is really an under-regulated industry,...

Yes, this is really an under-regulated industry, in my opinion, and for those of us whose lives depend on supplementation for medical necessity, very troubling. :down:
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 03-10-2011, 08:09 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,035
Posted By retroworx
Hmmm, it doesn't seem to me that my Kindle DX...

Hmmm, it doesn't seem to me that my Kindle DX (first edition) would make a great recipe reader -- it isn't the best for reading PDF files, which i suspect would be the format that would be best for...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 03-09-2011, 06:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,531
Posted By retroworx
Secrets of the crazy low-carb baker: Try a...

Secrets of the crazy low-carb baker:

Try a teaspoon or so in some of your low carb baked goods -- gives cakes and muffins a nice spongy texture -- I swear it enhances rise -- and in just the right...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 03-09-2011, 06:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,255
Posted By retroworx
My two cents: I have never ever gotten anything...

My two cents: I have never ever gotten anything with any substantial amount of oat fiber to "crisp up."
Forum: Recipe Forum Sticky Threads 03-09-2011, 03:46 PM
Replies: 1,191
Views: 433,577
Posted By retroworx
So true! A vitamin a day may do more harm...

So true!

A vitamin a day may do more harm than good - Health - Diet and nutrition - msnbc.com (http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/16655168/ns/health-diet_and_nutrition/)

I've often thought of...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 03-09-2011, 02:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,078
Posted By retroworx
Hi Carrie: Not sure if you are trying to...

Hi Carrie:

Not sure if you are trying to save the calories from the butter, or eliminate the dairy altogether, but some egg yolk might be a fair replacement for the butter if calories are not what...
Forum: Recipe Forum Sticky Threads 03-09-2011, 02:31 PM
Replies: 1,191
Views: 433,577
Posted By retroworx
Makes ya wonder about the vitamins we take, too,...

Makes ya wonder about the vitamins we take, too, doesn't it. ;)
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 03-09-2011, 08:00 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,905
Posted By retroworx
Great, let us know how that goes -- I'm curious...

Great, let us know how that goes -- I'm curious (and self-interested, lol).
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 03-08-2011, 02:41 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,905
Posted By retroworx
Ann, I thought that Sodastream had a pickup/drop...

Ann, I thought that Sodastream had a pickup/drop off service in areas that don't have the retail refills. That is how they handle it for me -- they send a courier service, no charge to me. It was my...
Forum: Recipe Forum Sticky Threads 03-08-2011, 10:17 AM
Replies: 1,191
Views: 433,577
Posted By retroworx
No worries, thanks for the welcome. :hiya:

No worries, thanks for the welcome. :hiya:
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 03-07-2011, 03:13 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,934
Posted By retroworx
BTW, you can make these brownies in bulk. Since...

BTW, you can make these brownies in bulk. Since there's no actual food in them to spoil, they seem to last forever in the fridge. :rofl:
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 03-07-2011, 03:11 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,934
Posted By retroworx
I never, ever, had any success with oat fiber in...

I never, ever, had any success with oat fiber in traditional baking (couldn't get a good rise, the centers would remain wet, etc), which is why I developed these with the nuker. Something about the...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 03-07-2011, 12:26 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,934
Posted By retroworx
Just for giggles, here is a shot from the Faux...

Just for giggles, here is a shot from the Faux Factory:

http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5178/5506471913_c537a3c148.jpg

That's practically a football field of brownies! :stars:
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 03-07-2011, 10:17 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,086
Posted By retroworx
I have veritable TUBS of it in my basement, lol. ...

I have veritable TUBS of it in my basement, lol.

And don't even ask me how many cases of Splenda Quick Paks I spirited away when those went under. I don't even use them!
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 03-07-2011, 10:09 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,086
Posted By retroworx
Too funny, Magna. Well, now that you folks...

Too funny, Magna.

Well, now that you folks are all tweaking with Z-Trim subs, and oat fiber seems to have caught on, there may be life in these old recipes yet. ;)
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 03-07-2011, 10:03 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,934
Posted By retroworx
I still make these almost exactly as written...

I still make these almost exactly as written (gotta work my way thru all that Z-Trim that I hoarded, donch' know ;)) but I have cut back on the sweetness - I don't bother with the liquid splenda...
Forum: Recipe Forum Sticky Threads 03-07-2011, 09:52 AM
Replies: 1,191
Views: 433,577
Posted By retroworx
Is there a low/low thread on the Recipe Forum?...

Is there a low/low thread on the Recipe Forum? Where you all have perhaps compiled some of the craziest, lowest calories/lowest carb experiments?
Forum: Recipe Forum Sticky Threads 03-07-2011, 09:51 AM
Replies: 1,191
Views: 433,577
Posted By retroworx
Oh, yes, the truffle oil really makes all the...

Oh, yes, the truffle oil really makes all the difference. And adds so few calories because just the tiniest drop is so flavorful/pungent. The flavor may not be everyone's cup of tea, tho. :dunno:...
Forum: Recipe Forum Sticky Threads 03-06-2011, 09:05 PM
Replies: 1,191
Views: 433,577
Posted By retroworx
Quite possible, Ouis. I remember folks used to...

Quite possible, Ouis. I remember folks used to say the same thing about PolyD adaptation. Alas, wasn't true for me. Might give it another whirl, tho, just so I can say I'm keeping up with all you...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 03-06-2011, 06:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,360
Posted By retroworx
The only silicone muffin top pans I have ever...

The only silicone muffin top pans I have ever found for sale are sold by Vitalicious, the folks who make Vitamuffins, and are available under the "Bakeware" section of their website. I have used my...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 03-06-2011, 03:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,485
Posted By retroworx
For what it's worth, I am sensitive to PolyD --...

For what it's worth, I am sensitive to PolyD -- could never use it in my baking -- but the Nevada Manna chips do not bother me. Might be worth a try? :dunno:
Forum: Recipe Forum Sticky Threads 03-06-2011, 03:40 PM
Replies: 1,191
Views: 433,577
Posted By retroworx
I skimmed the thread, so forgive me if this has...

I skimmed the thread, so forgive me if this has already been mentioned, but anyone else get terrible stomach pains from this stuff? I used to make some puddings from the Konjac foods brand powder...
Forum: Recipe Forum Sticky Threads 03-05-2011, 08:31 PM
Replies: 1,191
Views: 433,577
Posted By retroworx
Look at you, Ouis, you have a FACE! lol

Look at you, Ouis, you have a FACE! lol
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 03-05-2011, 07:15 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,050
Posted By retroworx
Go Tweakers, go!

Go Tweakers, go!
Forum: Recipe Forum Sticky Threads 03-05-2011, 06:54 PM
Replies: 1,191
Views: 433,577
Posted By retroworx
OMG, I've been gone for over a year and when I...

OMG, I've been gone for over a year and when I come back I see that you have all "jumped the shark!" A six page GLUC thread? Whoever would have thought? :up:
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 07-12-2010, 06:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,383
Posted By retroworx
I never had much success using peanut flour in...

I never had much success using peanut flour in baking -- even mixed with other "flours" it inhibited rise and made the baked goods very dense.

Better use is in sauces, or a lower calorie/carb faux...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 01-14-2010, 09:32 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,934
Posted By retroworx
'Cause I bought it all to hoard in my basement??...

'Cause I bought it all to hoard in my basement?? :blush:
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 01-14-2010, 09:29 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,934
Posted By retroworx
Oh, I'm so glad! I'll head over there and check...

Oh, I'm so glad! I'll head over there and check you guys out. . . .
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 01-14-2010, 06:34 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,934
Posted By retroworx
Hey, Guys, I must have heard you all talkin'...

Hey, Guys, I must have heard you all talkin' about me cause I came onto LCF for the first time in FOREVER and found these cool posts about my brownies. Makes me feel all fuzzy and warm inside to know...
Forum: Memorial to Kevinpa: His Best Recipes 05-28-2009, 07:22 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 14,869
Posted By retroworx
You are so sweet! Thank you!

You are so sweet! Thank you!
Forum: Memorial to Kevinpa: His Best Recipes 05-26-2009, 01:53 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 14,869
Posted By retroworx
Hi Kevin: I have these in the oven now --...

Hi Kevin:

I have these in the oven now -- can't wait to see how they turn out. :cool:

You know by now how I tend to micromanage my calories, etc. :rolleyes: Do you think you could help me...
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 05-26-2009, 11:21 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,793
Posted By retroworx
If you want orzo size without committing to a...

If you want orzo size without committing to a whole order of them, just put your regular shirataki noodles in a Magic Bullet or food processor and blend a bit. :)

(FYI: "Shirataki" is not a brand....
Forum: Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions 05-25-2009, 09:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,793
Posted By retroworx
Been eating them for over 4 years and I'm still...

Been eating them for over 4 years and I'm still alive, if that's any consolation. :laugh:
Forum: Memorial to Kevinpa: His Best Recipes 05-18-2009, 03:58 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 14,869
Posted By retroworx
No problem! Thanks for the new method -- I still...

No problem! Thanks for the new method -- I still have bags of cranberries in the freezer from the last time. :rolleyes:
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