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Cranberry Nut Yeast Rolls ... Just In Time For Your Holiday Dinner

Do you find yourself shying away from recipes that call for “kneading” the dough?  I used to watch my mother and grandmother while growing up and thought it looked easy.  211 more words


Homemade Poppy Seed Rolls ... A Bit of Nostalgia During This Holiday Season

You know it’s the holidays when you savor the familiar aromas from your kitchen, especially those that remind you of family.  Growing up in a Hungarian family, I would sit at the kitchen table and watch my grandmother and mother bake delicious breads and yeast doughs.  293 more words


Christstollen and Butter-Haiku

A German fellow I have been working with was thrilled when I brought in my latest loaf—stollen, er, “sch-tollen.” He regaled me with the history of the bread, how in Dresden, large stollen loaves would be prepared sometimes weeks in advance of the Advent season and then stored outside under shelters where the elements kept them refrigerated. 1,126 more words

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Wild Rice Wheat Bread

It is a jalapeño Christmas tree kind of year. I’m waiting for two little jalapeños to finish growing, and figured, if this thing is going to take up space in my living room, the little peppers might as well keep festive company with the holiday ornaments. 209 more words

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Tuesdays with Dorie BWJ: Mixed-Starter Bread & Walnut Bread

Two things you need to have before making Steve Sullivan’s Mixed-Starter Bread are a piece of leftover bread dough and plenty of time.  The “old dough” can be just a little hunk of raw dough saved from last night’s pizza party.   337 more words


Whole Wheat Sweet Potato Knot Rolls

These rolls were a fun, slightly healthier spin of our usual dinner roll at our Thanksgiving table this year. They were also a cinch to make! 1,415 more words


Sour Cream Pumpkin Bundt Cake and The Giver

I think if I watch The Giver movie several more times I’ll have the secret of life. What a well-wrought tale, and beautifully filmed this year. 671 more words

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