Stretch and Fold

When working with your dough, the last thing you want to do is work it too much. When working with natural yeast you have to work more at protecting what the yeast are creating instead of doing the work yourself. Continue reading

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Welcome to Sourdough

My goal here is to convince you to give homemade sourdough bread a try. Not to do it forever, just one try.

What is sourdough? Sourdough is fermented bread. Most of us are familiar with commercial yeast. These are the yeast packets you can buy that allow a person to make some type of bread in a matter of hours. The yeast is cheap, it works and they are sold everywhere.    Continue reading