Category Archives for "Sourdough Baking"

Un-Boxing and Demo – Kitchen Aid Mixer 6000 HD Professional

I received my new Kitchen Aid Mixer in the mail. I un-boxed it on video so you can all see what it looks like and how it works. Amazon had a one day sale and I got it for almost half price. It’s the one horsepower motor mixer and I really like it. Without further ado, here it is: Continue reading

75% Hydration, Easy Autumn White Sourdough Bread

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I’ve been having fun with some higher hydration loaves. This particular formula is easy because it uses up a lot of your sourdough starter and the high inoculation rate of starter in the dough is like a built in autolyse. After all, what did you think the sourdough starter was doing while you slept? Continue reading

Sourdough Baking Techniques 3 – Assorted Baking Techniques

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This is the third and last post in a series where I put together some collections of Sourdough Baking Technique videos. This post will cover Assorted Baking Techniques.  I thought it would be a good idea to have a list of videos and resources  in one post so that you can bookmark it or share it with a new baker. However, one post would be too long, so I am breaking it up into three posts. Continue reading

Sourdough Baking Techniques 2 – Baking Equipment Ideas

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This is the second post in a series where I put together some collections of Sourdough Baking Technique videos. This post will cover Baking Equipment Ideas.  I thought it would be a good idea to have a list of videos and resources  in one post so that you can bookmark it or share it with a new baker. However, one post would be too long, so I am breaking it up into three posts. Continue reading

Sourdough Baking Techniques 1 – The Dough

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Here are a collection of  Sourdough Baking Technique videos about “The Dough,”  all in one place. I thought it would be a good idea to have a list of videos and resources for baking techniques in one post so that you can bookmark it or share it with a new baker. However, one post would be too long, so I am breaking it up into three posts. This post will deal with techniques for The Dough. I will do a second post for Baking Equipment Ideas and a third post for Assorted Baking Techniques.Continue reading

Baking Course 2 – Images and Discount Code

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 “Learn to Bake Classic Bread, Artisan Sourdough.” (Course 2)

This new sourdough baking course is the second course in the series of sourdough baking courses hosted on Udemy.com. These courses are at your own pace, online and accessible for your lifetime. You will get a certificate upon completion.Continue reading

Pre-Launch of My New Baking Course – Friday, August 21st!

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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, Artisan Sourdough,” Continue reading

How to get Blisters on Your Bread Crust

I have been called the queen of blisters…. ha ha ha! I love it! Now if you are from those countries where bread crust blisters are considered a fault, then go off and hide in the corner because this post isn’t for you.  Here in the USA we love blistered crust, Continue reading

Review for Brod and Taylor Dough Proofer

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I’ve been working off and on with my Brod and Taylor dough proofer as I put together my courses. I’ve added the new optional second shelf to extend my use of the proofer. I’ve used this proofer since it first came out in  and was actually a beta tester for the company. I jumped right onboard and Continue reading