How to Refresh and Maintain a Sourdough Starter

I’ve been baking sourdough bread since January, so in this series of posts, I’ll be sharing with you what I’ve learned over the last four months from baking my own. Slicing into a beautiful loaf of bread you’ve created yourself is really rewarding! In my first post, I gave you an overview of the process […]

Sourdough Bread Baking: Ingredients and Tools

This is my second post in a series of posts on how to make sourdough bread.  In my first post, I gave you an overview of the process, with a few perhaps somewhat  deflating truths: what to expect in general, and some things I think you should be prepared to deal with if you want to give this […]

How to Make Sourdough Bread: The Deflating Truth

At the risk of running many of you off in the first two seconds, I’m going to tell you a hard truth: making truly excellent sourdough bread at home is not for the faint of heart.  There are much, much easier ways to make great artisan bread at home. I’ve done it. I’ve shared one […]