I have been baking sourdough bread for some time now and one thing I have discovered is the secret to a good sourdough loaf: a good, active starter. As I only bake once a week-at the weekend-I always refrigerate my starters (I have two) between bakes. And getting the starter to wake up, so to… Continue reading A standard operating procedure that works is an invaluable tool
I baked a new bread yesterday morning: a brown, honey loaf. It was supposed to be lavender and honey but Tesco in Edenderry or Kinnegad did not have lavender on a November Saturday morning so I had to do with honey only. However, I love honey and have no idea what sort of taste lavender… Continue reading Why would a solicitor spend time making a video about baking bread?