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29 October 2010

October 2010 blog entries

Friday, 29 October 2010
Broa Baking Buddies
summary: October 2010 Bread Baking Buddies

Saturday, 16 October 2010
Dragon Tail Baguettes (WBD/WFD)
summary: recipe for baguette with malt – based on Susan's (Wild Yeast) recipe for "Baguettes with Poolish"; information about YeastSpotting, World Bread Day and World Food Day
Broa – Portuguese Corn Bread (BBB October 2010)
summary: recipe for Broa – Portuguese Corn Bread; information about Bread Baking Babes, YeastSpotting, World Bread Day, World Food Day;

Event Announcement: World Food Day: 16 October 2010
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations ( - get involved

The theme of this year's observance is United against Hunger, chosen to recognize the efforts made in the fight against world hunger at national, regional and international levels. [...] [T]here have never been so many hungry people in the world.
empty bowl World Food Day is on October 16 to remind us that every day there are empty bowls and hunger world wide.

Let's make every day World Food Day.

For more information about World Food Day and aid organizations please read And of course, there is even more information about World Food Day on the UN Food and Agriculture Organization website:

Friday, 8 October 2010
mmmmuffins: spinach and cheese
summary: recipe for spinach & cheese muffins;

Wednesday, 6 October 2010
smoked penne and cheese (PPN #184)
summary: smoked penne and cheese; information about Presto Pasta Nights (PPN)

Friday, 1 October 2010
2 Kinds of Chutney: Pear and Coconut
summary: recipe for 2 chutneys: pear (made with pears from volunteering for "Not Far From the Tree") and coconut;