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September 2008

Bread Breakfast Recipes Snacks

Pan Dulce

I was just thinking that this morning was one of those mornings where I feel like I’ve been struck by a train for no reason at all. I was just thinking that this morning was one of those mornings that…

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Bread Breakfast Recipes

Sourdough Pancakes

Praise the heavens! These pancakes were two weeks in the making. And it all started with.. well.. forgive me.. a starter. It turns out that a sourdough starter, a mixture of flour, water, bacteria and yeast, makes some pretty stellar…

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Bread Breakfast Recipes

Sourdough Pancakes Part One

This Sourdough Starter project is turning out to be an ordeal.  I don’t think it’s the starters fault.  It’s only a simple mixture of flour and water.  I think the ordeal came in when I became mostly obsessed with my…

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Sourdough Starter Day 4 and Day 5

We’re still talking sourdough starter! Need to catch up!?  Here’s Sourdough Starter Day 1 and Sourdough Starter Day 2 and 3! Mine seems to be happy and growing.  It might almost be time to preheat the griddle for those pancakes….

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Sourdough Starter Day 2 and Day 3

Now we’re cookin’!   Above is Day 2 of the sourdough starter.  You can see a layer of yellowish liquid running through the starter.  That’s the hooch.  I just stirred the starter well before its feeding.   Below is Day…

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Sourdough Starter Day 1

After a swift 24 hours of sitting on my counter with the lid ajar, here are the (less than exciting) photographic results of my sourdough starter.   This is the starter just before it’s first feeding.   I know this…

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