of the sugar. Continue whisking about 5 minutes Add egg yolks one at a time until mixture is smooth. Whisk in the milk and vanilla. Then sift in the flour, baking powder, and salt. Do not overwork. Add about seven drops of red food coloring and two drops of yellow food coloring to the batter.
of red and
1 1/2 +
1/4 cup sugar
A bowl of ice water or a candy thermometer
corn syrup (I just always add corn syrup to cooking sugar just in case so it doesn't crystallize)