Tagged with Sourdough

Bread Battles…

Bread Battles…

Despite my fantabulous breadmaking day at River Cottage and excellent tuition from the lovely Aidan of The Phoenix Bakery, bread is still proving to be my nemesis. And if I’m honest, it’s starting to really annoy me… After the breadmaking day, I was full of enthusiasm, and crazy ideas for starting breadmaking lessons in schools, … Continue reading

Little Ken

Little Ken

Kenneth, my sourdough starter, has spawned Little Ken, my very first sourdough loaf! If you have been inspired to give Sourdough a go, and have started your starter, then this is the recipe from Aidan Chapman at The Phoenix Bakery that we were given at the River Cottage Bread Day,so you can have make your very … Continue reading

Introducing Kenneth

Introducing Kenneth

Following on from my day at River Cottage learning how to make bread, and my attempts at a ‘Soulful White’ loaf, I decided to seize the bull by the horns and try and make my own Sourdough starter. I have read about Sourdough before (there is a great novel, can’t remember what it is called, … Continue reading