sourdough and wild yeast
summary: recipe for Filipino Spanish Bread Rolls; making substitutions; hazards of being an expert; Sourdough September; planning ahead; late again; information about Bread Baking Babes; why is it still so hot and humid? Bread Baking Babes (BBB): Filipino Spanish Bread Rolls There is nothing wrong with fresh or dried yeast (though please check dried yeast […] Continue reading »
summary: burnt bread doesn’t have to be a fail; so you think your grater is just for cheese…; not to mention that your file and rasp aren’t just for carpentry; how to rescue bread burned on the bottom; When we first started baking bread in our combo cooker and began to REALLY go for that […] Continue reading »
If it ain’t broke… N o o o o o $ ~ * * ( ! \ + – mmpfft….
summary: recipe for Pain au Levain with Lemon Juice and Sunflower Seeds, based on a recipe in “From the Wood-Fired Oven” by Richard Miscovich; taste transformations; justifying disobedience; information about Bread Baking Babes; Bread Baking Babes (BBB): Pain au Levain Making good bread is a matter of controlling variables; there is no one magic ingredient […] Continue reading »
summary: recipe for Red Pepper Coques; ice water and instant yeast?? I don’t think so…; solving the dilemma with wild yeast; making substitutions – as usual; information about Bread Baking Babes; Bread Baking Babes (BBB): Red Pepper Coques The snow has gone at last; the forsythia is just at the end of its blooming; the […] Continue reading »