The perfect way to make your own starter culture and the biggest mistakes that make you fail

The perfect way to make your own starter  culture and the biggest mistakes that make you fail

I see people struggle with the creation of their own starter and this makes me so sad, I've been through this period in my career too, and it was frustrating. But eventually I bought the right book and before understanding the art of sourdough I grasped the basics concepts of fermentation. People!!! Listen, if you [...]

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Sourdough starter 1.0

Sourdough starter 1.0

Here we go again, with something very important, that I love from the bottom of my heart. My grand father was a baker, and I think all his knowledge passed into my veins. I have no idea. I've never met him, he died before I had the chance  to ask him anything. One incredible thing [...]

Rye sourdough, the most successful recipe.

Rye sourdough, the most successful recipe.

I have been practising this recipe for a while now. I came to the conclusion that Rye is a very tasty bread. It is healthy and it has a very long shelf life. So for my bread you will need 2 days st least, First day, to be done in the morning . Ingredients: 1000 [...]

Sourdough for dummies

Do you want to start baking your first sourdough, and be successful straight away? Yes off course, I want- you are probably saying. I'm sick of baking bread that comes out doughy and super dense. So the only tip you need is to try the following recipe that I have developed in years of practises [...]

10 tips for your sourdough, part 2.

10 tips for your sourdough, part 2.

We are back with the last 2 tips, number 7 And number 8, plus I want to give you an extra Tip because you showed me that you are loyal and you came back to read this. 7. Your bread burns mainly for two reasons, your temperature is too high or the actual recipe has [...]

Sourdough vegan pancakes

Sourdough vegan pancakes

My son woke me up very early the other day, was still dark and the stars where still flashing sparks of light in the blue sky. He said : " Dad pancakes" So I said : Ok Pantry empty, no cow milk. Just coconut milk. No eggs, just psyllium husk powder. Only wholemeal flour. Ingredients: [...]

Beetroot sourdough

Beetroot sourdough

Why not to be fancy sometimes? Ingredients : 495 gr Beetroot purée 330 gr sourdough 175 gr water 15 gr salt 1000 g bakers flour 1 gr dry yeast ( not essential just for boosting) 50 gr olive oil Preparation First step to do is to feed the starter: Mix 330 gr of starter with [...]