January 2015 posts
Saturday, 31 January 2015
1st time scoring with a lame; baguettes; links to helpful videos;
Friday, 30 January 2015
Chapati BBBuddies (January 2015)
summary: January 2015 Bread Baking Buddies; Chapatis gallery; about the BBBabes
Wednesday, 21 January 2015
Which Atta Should We Buy? What a dilemma!
summary: reasonably priced atta WITHOUT additives in Toronto; comparison of various brands; chapatis made with atta are fabulous; is there really a need for Canada to be importing wheat?
[rant-alert]Yup. It's about flour again. This time the excessive ranting and raving is about how ludicrous it is to be buying "no additives" Atta (as good as it is) that comes all the way from India, when wheat is a major product of Canada.[/rant-alert]
Sunday, 18 January 2015
Not-quite-Wordless Not-quite-Wednesday: Have lame, now what?
summary: home-made bread lame handle, using the silver handled nail cleaner from my grandmother's vanity set; link to Ciril Hitz's YouTube video "Proper scoring of a baguette"
Friday, 16 January 2015
Puff! Puff! Puff!! Chapatis (BBB January 2015)
summary: recipe for Chapatis, based on a recipe in "A Taste of India" by Madhur Jaffery; cooking on an electric stove, including a how-to video; a Bread Baking Babes project;
Thursday, 1 January 2015
Wordless Not-Wednesday: what to do with extra bread
summary: Mionetto Prosecco; cheese fondue; Happy New Year!