1-stage sourdough

Dried Pear Bread (Kletzenbrot)

This dried pear bread (Kletzenbrot) is a tender, dark-brown, sweetly spiced bread that can be made in rolls, loaves, or in a pan. Traditionally, dried fruits such as kletzen (dried pears) and plums and spices are added to the bread… weiterlesen

Rustic Samareiner Bread

The smell and taste of wheat and mixed wheat breads is primarily determined by the crust. It contains 80% of the aromatic substances. The crumb also has to convince in terms of taste, but unfortunately this aspect is very often… weiterlesen

Pane alle noci

With this recipe, the addition of walnuts, chestnut puree and candied fruits creates a perfect bread for the upcoming autumn days. The recipe can be varied in many ways and provides an ideal basis for different flavors. A slower dough… weiterlesen

Pane di vino

This recipe can be varied in many ways and offers a perfect basis for different flavors. A delicious bread can be conjured up with dried tomatoes, olives or roasted sunflower or pumpkin seeds. To give the bread a special flavor,… weiterlesen

Baden Landbrot

The mild rye sour and the fruity aroma of the wheat pre-dough result in a mixed wheat bread with a hearty crumb and rustic crust for summer evening barbecues. When I worked it up, I only folded the bread and… weiterlesen

Alpenlaib

Underripe or overripe sourdoughs almost always result in bread defects. It is important to only use sourdough with an optimal maturation. The following points should only be implemented individually, because several measures at the same time can lead to a… weiterlesen

Reine de Meule

Recently I have noticed that many readers have problems recognizing when wheat dough is fully kneaded. Reason enough to take a closer look at the mixing and kneading process. In addition to the raw ingredients used, the quality of the… weiterlesen

Pain Auvergnat

The shape of this bread was not originally planned and came about by chance. When dividing the bread, I had some dough leftover and instead of shaping it, I divided it further into small pieces. I rolled these small pieces… weiterlesen

Chestnut Bread

So I promised my readers a spelt stollen and what comes out of it – a “chestnut bread”. After the 3 unsuccessful attempts to produce an edible spelt stollen (2 of them got whiplash from being thrown across the bakery),… weiterlesen

Rosenstuten

Rosenstuten are mixed wheat breads that are made with a mix of wheat and rye flours (85% wheat: 15% rye). Since mixed wheat breads are usually eaten fresh, unfortunately too little attention is paid to their shelf life. Sourdough and… weiterlesen

Vinschgerl

This thin, small and flat bread specialty is native to the South Tyrolean Vinschgau. For generations in Vinschgau, two small pieces of dough have been put together and baked as “Paarl” (couples) or individually as “Vinschgerl”. The couple was supposed… weiterlesen

Black Forest Landbrot

The Black Forest Landbrot is a mixed wheat bread with a strong crust and a light and mildly sour taste. In order to get a strong and hearty crust, the bread was baked for the first 15 minutes at 250°C. weiterlesen