Category Archives: bread

Italian Bread

2 cups lukewarm water (~100°F) 1 package active dry yeast ((2.25 teaspoons)) 5 cups flour 2 tablespoon light brown sugar 2 tablespoons olive oil 2½ teaspoons salt FOR THE TOPPING (OPTIONAL) 1 egg white (lightly beaten) 2 tablespoons sesame seeds … Continue reading

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Sourdough Bread starter

 I’m trying to make my own sourdough starter, I’ll try and document it here as I go along.Day two with the starter on top of the fridge in a Rubbermaid bowl with the cover on loosely. Day Three Day Four Rising A … Continue reading

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Vine Peach Melon Recipes

From Jul 4, 2012 Garden VINE PEACHCAKE INGREDIENTS4 eggs150g sugar6 vine peaches225g flour5g baking powder150g cooled melted butter1dl full fatmilk Make the cake. Mix the flour and the baking powder. Add the milk, eggs, the sugar and the melted butter. Mix … Continue reading

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No knead bread

I should have let it rise a bit more, I mixed the dough at 4PM Saturday and then at 6:30 AM Sunday pulled it out and rolled it in flour. I think it really needed that eighteen hours of rise … Continue reading

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