I did it! I did it!

I did it! I did it!

I made sourdough. Yes, it’s a funny shape but it tastes delicious and now that I have my own working starter there’s no going back.

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I followed a recipe from Rachel Mulligan’s Ferment book. The starter took 5 days to make and this loaf another day but most of that was it just sitting in the fridge overnight before going into the oven.

5 responses to “I did it! I did it!”

  1. Okay, so I know nothing about bread-making, but my sister is a great experimenter with food, and is always picking up tips and tricks, which she insists on sharing with me. I think she just likes talking about it, rather than thinking that I am going to enthusiastically join her in culinary adventures. Anyway, she talked about flouring the side of the pan, so the dough has something to ‘climb’ up on, on its journey to the top. Just thought I’d mention this, in case the peak on your loaf has something to do with the sides not getting enough of a grip, or something πŸ™‚

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