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How to Make a Sourdough Starter (in Stick Drawings)

I taught a sourdough starter workshop last month and I really could have used some graphics to outline the process. Creating a starter from scratch may sound complicated ( 74 more words

Zero Waste

A note about collectivism

The collective voice of the catering sector could hold great sway over suppliers: one small eatery may not be able to afford to switch to cage-free eggs, but imagine if several restaurants in the area collectivised to ask for a better price on high welfare ingredients; how much power might they have? 183 more words


Basic White Bread Recipe (from which you can make a variety of other breads)

500g Strong White Bread Flour
1 1/4 teasp salt (disperse in the flour)
1 1/2 teasp sugar
2 tablesp. extra virgin olive oil
15g fresh yeast or 7g sachet of fast action yeast… 582 more words


Bread - The Sad Story

It is a reflection on living standards in much of the Western hemisphere that we should have to go to a speciality store or farmers’ market to buy bread that is honest, well made and unadulterated.Countries with a traditional high regard for their food forbid their flour to be tampered with.  222 more words


Bread: Do You Know What You're Eating?

Did you know that an amino acid used as an additive in bread is sometimes manufactured from human hair?  The substance is called L-Cysteine or E920. 239 more words


Wholemeal Sourdough Loaf

When you see the timeline on this recipe, you are going to laugh and say who has 3 days to make a loaf of bread?! The truth is that you barely spend any time on it yourself – the wild yeast is doing all the work for you. 1,176 more words


My journey of starting a Micro Bakery

Tomorrow is the day i start my Journey. A journey that i know very little about, a journey that excites me but also scares me to death. 1,588 more words