My wife baked sour dough bread from scratch

My wife is a talented woman! This last weekend she baked sour dough bread for us that went really well with her home-made chicken soup. If you are into baking, take a look at her post titled “A lesson in patience“:

A lesson in patience

What impressed me was that she grew the yeast she used to make the bread. I didn’t think about documenting that process before but I’ll make sure I do for next time. As I understand it, she grew the initial yeast, used some of it for the bread she baked over the weekend and left the rest of the yeast to continue growing. I forgot the term she used for it (I want to say “culture” but it’s not that).

Of course I took a few photos of the baking process (my roles are usually taking photos of her culinary process and enjoying it afterwards).

2016-01-16 Gina made sour dough bread






6 responses to “My wife baked sour dough bread from scratch

  1. Gina avatar

    Its called a starter or a culture 🙂

  2. Paul avatar

    “Culture” sounds very biohazard … 😛

  3. Gina Jacobson avatar

    RT @pauljacobson: My wife, @gnatj, baked #sourdough bread from scratch and it was terrific!

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  5. Gina Jacobson avatar,2013:688658623573000193_favorited_by_19149096

    Gina Jacobson

  6. Nathan Jeffery avatar

    Fresh bread with cheese or simply even butter is awesome!

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