October 04, 2023Indulge in the heavenly aroma and irresistible taste of freshly baked Soft Sourdough Buns with this easy-to-follow recipe. To create these delightful dinner rolls, you'll need your trusty sourdough starter, some basic pantry ingredients, and a little bit of patience. The natural fermentation process of the sourdough starter adds depth and complexity to the flavor, while the carefully crafted dough results in a tender crumb that's perfect for holding all your favorite fillings. Bake this sourdough recipe same day, or if a deeper flavor is desired, place the dough into the fridge (for up to 24 hours) after the first proof has completed.
June 04, 2023Looking to add a unique twist to your cookie repertoire? Sourdough oatmeal cookies are here to delight your taste buds and bring a lively, wholesome flavor to your favorite sweet treat. These delightful cookies combine the hearty goodness of oats with the distinct tanginess of sourdough, resulting in a cookie experience like no other. To achieve the perfect batch of sourdough oatmeal cookies, it's essential to strike the right balance between the ingredients. The oats provide a satisfying chewiness and a hearty texture, while the sourdough starter brings that unmistakable tang. The addition of spices like cinnamon and nutmeg adds warmth and depth to the cookies, making them even more irresistible.
May 27, 2023
There's something irresistible about biting into a juicy burger nestled between two pillowy-soft buns. And when those buns are infused with the tangy, complex flavors of sourdough, it takes the burger experience to a whole new level. Sourdough hamburger buns, with their slightly tangy taste and airy texture, have become a staple for burger enthusiasts and home bakers alike.
But achieving the perfect sourdough hamburger bun is an art form that requires patience and a touch of finesse. Fortunately, I'm here to guide you through the process, ensuring that your homemade buns turn out to be the star of your next backyard barbecue. So, grab your apron, dust off your sourdough starter, and let's dive into this delightful recipe.
April 27, 2023Overfeeding a sourdough starter can be beneficial because it provides an abundance of food for the culture, which can increase it's activity and fermentation. Just like people, your sourdough starter can be extra hungry -- especially in times where there is higher fermentation rates. This is particularly helpful when you notice that your sourdough starter isn't as active as it once was. When you overfeed a starter, the culture will multiply more quickly, leading to a stronger and more active starter.
February 02, 2023
Sourdough bread has been enjoyed for centuries, and for good reason. Not only is it delicious, but it also offers a variety of health benefits. Here are just a few of the reasons why sourdough bread is good for you. Not only does it have a unique, tangy flavor, but it's also better for your health than commercial bread.
Plain and simple, sourdough bread is easier to digest. The fermentation process that occurs when making sourdough bread breaks down the gluten and phytic acid, making it easier for our bodies to digest. This is especially beneficial for those with gluten sensitivities.
January 25, 2023Sourdough starter is a fermented mixture of flour and water that is used as a natural leavening agent in bread baking. The type of flour used to maintain the starter can have a significant impact on the health and activity of the starter, as well as the final flavor and texture of the bread.