Category Archives: Breads

Vanilla Bean Brown Butter Cinnamon Swirl Challah Twist: A Guest Post for ‘Baking with Heritage’ at Food Wanderings

A few months ago, Shulie, from the beautiful blog, Food Wanderings, asked me to write a post for her Baking with Heritage series.  I couldn’t have been more flattered, not to mention excited, since this would allow me to journey … Continue reading

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Six-Seed Garlic Onion Poolish Rolls

These Six-Seed Garlic Onion Poolish Rolls are so loaded with healthy and yummy seeds, that you might not want to eat them outdoors since the birds may go batty! I had the strangest thought the other day.  Actually, it’s not … Continue reading

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Maple Brined Ancho-Scallion Boneless Turkey Breast Roulade with Apple-Butter Pecan Stuffing

Damn, I thought Thanksgiving was the 29th because Thanksgiving is usually the last Thursday in November. Oh, boy, this is the trick of the trick or treat for real – the ultimate “Ha ha…you better get your ass in gear!” … Continue reading

Posted in Breads, Daring Cooks, Dinner, Holiday, Poultry, Vegetables | 61 Comments

The BEST Egg Salad and Honey Oatmeal Walnut Bread with Poppy Seeds

OK, OK…the best egg salad IF you like medium to soft-boiled eggs and Asian hot chile sauce! So World Bread Day was two days ago.  Does it count since I put my post up two days late? Of course not, … Continue reading

Posted in Breads, Lunch, Salads, Sandwiches, Twelve Loaves, Yeastspotting | 79 Comments

Homemade Goat Cheese, Cheeseballs, and Cheese filled Turkish Flatbread

How to Make Goat Cheese – without a goat. Bah-dump-bump. Today I’m making cheese – goat cheese. Chevre to be exact.  Valerie from A Canadian Foodie has challenged a bunch of us to start making cheese from scratch with her … Continue reading

Posted in Appetizers, Breads, Middle Eastern, Twelve Loaves, Vegetarian, Yeastspotting | 52 Comments