Category Archives: bread

Poorly Executed

I made bread dough Friday. It was doomed to fail. To start with, I added too much water.  I was on the phone and distracted and forgot to measure it out.  So I added a little more flour hoping I … Continue reading

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Please Do Try This at Home

If, like me, you’ve ever tried to bake bread at home and found it either too time consuming, too complicated, or too much trouble then this post is for you. Of course, even if you are a bread baking diva, … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Bread Books

My recent success making bread has fueled my obsession with creating crusty, artisan bread at home.  It’s become something of a “gateway” bread – you know…the bread that opens the door to experimentation with other breads. I tried a couple … Continue reading

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If at first you don’t succeed…

…get pissed off, pitch a hissy fit, throw it in the trash, and wait 6 months before you try it again. For me, baking the perfect loaf of bread (specifically crusty, artisan bread) has been as elusive as size four skinny jeans. … Continue reading

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