Ages 5+
Ages 5+

Science of Cooking: Bread & Butter


What you get

Discover the delectable science of cooking while making your very own baked goods and buttery spreads — from fluffy dinner rolls to cinnamon swirl loaves to tasty garlic butter! Learn how yeast makes bread rise (and shine). Conduct an experiment with globs of gluten, and explore how this elastic goo gives bread its chew. Read all about emulsion, and how cream transforms into butter. Ready to sink your teeth into kitchen chemistry?

Project does not include any food ingredients.

As seen on: domino magazine

the Crate Challenge




From the desk of the product designer:

Behind the design

“Who knew there was so much science involved in cooking? This crate was a blast to create!”
- The KiwiCo Product Design team

By the numbers

Recipe variations tested: 18

Loaves of bread eaten by the team: Dozens!

Bags of flour destroyed by pets: 2

Additional details