[Sca-cooks] ground powder sugar
Pixel, Goddess and Queen
pixel at hundred-acre-wood.com
Thu Jan 26 14:35:20 PST 2012
On Thu, 26 Jan 2012, Johnna Holloway wrote:
> I use bread or raw rice in my dedicated spice grinder.
> Spice Grinder Cleaning? http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/381909
> There's a warning here not to grind cloves or allspice in a grinder with
> plastic parts.
I can corroborate that--my dedicated spice grinder (as opposed to my
dedicated mustard grinder) has a clouded lid due to cloves. If you grind
dry rice in it a couple of times it helps remove a bit of the clove oil so
that other spices don't end up with an air of cloves about them, but it is
In my defense I didn't know that cloves would do that, otherwise I would
have ground them in the stone mortar.
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