Tag Archives: Challah

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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Chocolate and Pistachio Marble Challah

I hate humidity.  I hate muggy.  I don’t hate it because it makes me feel sluggish, sticky and sweaty.  I don’t hate it because it transforms my hair into a limp, Medusa like ‘do’ of curly rat tails, or frizzes … Continue reading

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Bread Baking Day #47 Round-Up! Bread With Chocolate!

 I’m thrilled to bring you the round-up of Bread Baking Day #47 –  Bread with Chocolate.  I was stunned at the number of submissions I received from all over the world (some even made two or three breads with chocolate!), but more importantly, I was … Continue reading

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Salted Caramel Apple Sourdough Challah

This Salted Caramel Apple Sourdough Challah is loaded with fluffy, sourdough pockets of gooey, salted caramel apples.  I think it’s one of my favorite challah creations ever! Remember back in ’09 I told you all about Herbie, my then almost … Continue reading

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A Unique Twist on Challah

When I injured my knee (tore my ACL, MCL, ABCDEFG – CL, meniscus etc), and broke my fibula, I went through over a month of hell – pain, immobility, inabilities galore, wheelchair, walker, etc. To add insult to injury (pun intended) tack … Continue reading

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