summary: Fourth try at making Wild Bread, based on a recipe in “All You Knead is Bread” by Jane Mason; adding the float test didn’t help; how to know when to shape; how we react under duress, continuing the search for not-sour sourdough but seriously contemplating conceding defeat; This is the sad and sordid account […] Continue reading »
dumm dmm dmm dmm DUMMMMMMMMMM We fed our new pet this morning and left it unattended in the dining room. It’s rather warm today…. Oooops!!!!
summary: Third try at making Wild Bread, based on a recipe in “All You Knead is Bread” by Jane Mason; training a new pet; search for not-sour Sourdough continues; hiding the evidence in the composter; Did I say we were getting closer to making not-sour sourdough bread? Well. I was wrong. Sourdough bread does not […] Continue reading »
summary: recipe for Fouace Nantaise, based on a recipe by Jamie Schler; orange blossom; yeast in the dead of winter; failure to learn from past mistakes; a Bread Baking Babes (BBB) project; (click on images to see larger views and more photos) Brrrrrr… it’s coooooold outside!! Bread Baking Babes’ Fouace Nantaise, January 2017 Adonc Marquet, […] Continue reading »
summary: recipe for Beet Challah; fear of sourdough and scary colours; expectations and realisations; a Bread Baking Babes project; (click on images to see larger views and more photos) Bread Baking Babes (BBB) December 2016: Beet Bread Oh the weather outside is frightful…. It snowed again last night. And I’m not ready for winter. I’m […] Continue reading »