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Compared with flour, cornstarch has a higher gelatinization temperature, meaning that it requires a higher heat to start thickening.
Bring the sap to a boil and keep it boiling until it visibly thickens.
MAKE YOUR OWN MAPLE SYRUP WITHOUT HARMING THE TREESBY TIM MACWELCH/OUTDOOR LIFEFEBRUARY 7, 2021POPULAR SCIENCE
Reduce the heat to medium-low and simmer, uncovered, until thickened, about 10 minutes.
Sprinkle the flour on top and cook, stirring occasionally, until thickened, 4 to 5 minutes.
Overnight they’ll thicken a bit, perhaps to mostly cloudy at times.
Slowly add hot milk, stirring gently until milk is hot and the mixture has thickened.
Raise the heat to medium-high and bring to a boil, whisking constantly, until thickened, 3 to 5 minutes.
Add the eggs and whisk for a few minutes, or until the mixture thickens.
Return to the oven for 5 minutes more to thicken the mixture slightly.
“The darker the roux, the more flavor it has,” Becky Krystal wrote in her excellent guide to gravy last year, “but also the less it will thicken.”

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