bread – yeasted & unyeasted
summary: recipe for Ciambella Mandorlata (Italian Easter Bread); substitutions – of course there are substitutions; using commercial yeast; how not to plan ahead; attempts to replace the word “so”; information about Bread Baking Babes; …for better than never is late; Never to thrive, were too long a date. Bread Baking Babes (BBB): Ciambella Mandorlata When […] Continue reading »
One of these things is not like the other; one of these things just isn’t the same!
summary: recipe for Ksra (do as I say, not as I did) to go with Moroccan Tagine; reading difficulties – again…; commercial yeast? we don’ need no stinkin’ commercial yeast! information about Bread Baking Babes; Bread Baking Babes (BBB): Ksra There is really no single Moroccan bread, but there are countless variations on a theme […] Continue reading »
summary: What to do with extra wild yeast starter; we treasure our Taylor Forbes cast-iron waffle iron; thank you, Mum! Don’t forget to have shroves today! Instead of making pancakes, we served our shroves in the form of waffles, adding some of our wild yeast starter to the batter. Of course we did! And we […] Continue reading »
summary: recipe for BBB Chelsea Buns (sort of); brief history of Chelsea Buns; shape/recipe shifting; BBB’s 11th anniversary; information about Bread Baking Babes; Let’s Keep Baking! Bread Baking Babes (BBB): 11th Anniversary Chelsea Buns [It’s] the best of all buns, on account of their melting buttery sweetness, and the fun of uncoiling them as you […] Continue reading »