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King Ludwig Bread

King Ludwig Masterclass Spelt – an extraordinary grain? We reveal: Differences in taste from two different leavening processes: Spelt sourdough vs. Crowning discipline, Detmold three-stage rye sourdough Attention: Anyone who asks questions about spelt that have already been… weiterlesen

Squares

This post should show you how to make sourdough easier! Again and again I notice in baking courses that many people strictly adhere to sourdough production. It’s not wrong,, but every sourdough recipe can be adapted to your own daily… weiterlesen

Mixed Rye Bread

The new rye harvest of 2019 probably drew more notice from professional bakers than hobby bakers. Rye bread characteristics that stood out were: A lack of moisture and inadequate preservation of freshnessStale bread tasteOverly tight crumb Poor dough developmentDough that gets… weiterlesen

Mixed Wheat Bread

Sometimes the simplest recipes have the greatest potential for everyday bread. The strong rye sourdough and the portion of whole wheat give the bread a light tangy taste. The softened and roasted old bread gives the loaf more flavor and… weiterlesen

Gassenhauer (“Street Song”)

You can more easily steer aroma and activity level in breads made from two different sourdoughs. As in the last recipes, the foundation sour is used here solely for aromatic purposes! The foundation sour makes up around 10%, but if… weiterlesen

Emmer Bread

As a diversion, I baked a whole grain emmer bread for you. Emmer bread has an appetizing dark crumb color and a pleasantly tangy taste. The addition of a water-roux improves the shelf-life and at the same time increases the… weiterlesen

Pure Rye Bread

The last entry looked at how sourdough can be made with different types of flour. In order to delve deeper into everything using one recipe, I’ve chosen to look at a 100% rye bread.  The “Detmolder two-stage method” is perfect… weiterlesen

Light Farmer’s Bread

To wrap up the year, I have one final recipe for you all: The Heller Bauer, or “light farmer.” Like the previous recipes, this one also consists of a pre-dough and a sourdough.  The pre-dough is made by mixing wheat… weiterlesen

East German Style Scald Bread

Not too long ago I discovered an old recipe that quickly grabbed my attention! The unusual thing about it was that it called for making a main dough without any added liquid. Instead, the recipe called for all liquid to… weiterlesen

Bauernbrot with Spice Crust

The farmer’s bread with spiced crust is a mixed rye bread using rye flour type 960 and whole grain spelt flour. Since the farmer’s bread you find at outdoor markets always has a strong flavor, 50% of the rye flour… weiterlesen