Tag Archives: bread

Kneading Conference 2013

It’s pretty inspiring to have a chance to be with a vibrant group of bakers (both professional and home), grain millers and grain growers for three days. We’re all speaking the same language – albeit from a different perspective. This … Continue reading

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White or Wheat

It used to be that the number one question I would get from my students is, “Do you watch Top Chef?” Thankfully, that question has taken a back seat to:  “Can I make this with whole wheat flour?”  This tell-tale … Continue reading

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Holiday Breads

After  a busy holiday, it’s time to recap a bit. Out of all of the wonderful treats I made this season (cookies, confections and things in between), I love my holiday breads best. They’re traditional which brings me back to … Continue reading

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Cooking Tools

I am not a gadget person.  I do, however, believe in great tools that are inexpensive – the ones I grab for every day and just can’t live without.  Some are a little sleek and sexy, most are not.  But … Continue reading

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Flour Power

It’s a cheesy title, I know.  But you have to get a little cheesy before you approach a baking topic as serious as flour.  One of the most often-asked questions I hear in Pastry Craft classes is, “Does it really … Continue reading

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