Hot water is the secret to great tortillas. Now that I’ve piqued your curiosity I will go on… I have a member in my family that has issues with wheat. The individual has a skin condition made worse by consuming wheat products. However, the longer fermented sourdough baked goods don’t seem to be a problem. So […]
Hello everyone! I’ve posted two new sets of videos on Youtube. One is another modification of Basic White (can you ever have enough of those?) with the formula at the end of every video.
Hello Everyone! I’ve had a lot of interest in my new course and am excited for this Friday to arrive. Friday morning I will be sending out the Pre-Launch notice to all of the people on my Early Bird list. Not only do they get early entrance to my new course, “Learn to Bake Classic Bread, […]
I’ve had a lot of people asking me about my dough trough I use in my videos. I kept telling people they are 1/4 size Cambro Translucent food pans with lid (it’s what they were called when I purchased them, only it may have been wrong). I gave out links but then there seemed […]
I had a lot of fun baking this bread and making this video. There’s an overnight sourdough bread formula in my book, but this one is different. The dough has whole wheat, rye and bread flour and is very sticky with a high hydration. You will see how to handle a very sticky dough.
Times running out to get your copy of my four volume book, “Discovering Sourdough,” for the lowest price ever offered.
Hello everyone! As the new year draws to a close and a brand new year is just about to begin, I’ve decided to reopen my blog and continue on with my newest book, “100% Sourdough.” The last several years have been devastating for me. I fled an abusive marriage which lasted 30 years. I thought […]
For World Bread Day today, I decided to bake up some Ciabatta. I had completely forgotten it was WBD until I saw postings on FaceBook and I thought I had better do something quick. Well, quick doesn’t work too well for sourdough…
San Juan Island area is a beautiful place to live. The locals are very friendly, it has been fun to meet new people. I attended a transportation meeting to see about road safety and bike trails. I joined a prayer group from the church I attend and I was able to help out at the […]
Those of you who like to bake without thinking about what’s behind it… might want to skip this post…. This is a follow up experiment to the post Experiments with Autolyse #1 (length of autolyse) To autolyse means to give your dough a rest period after mixing and before adding the salt to the dough. […]