Tag Archives: Yeast

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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Focaccia with Bacon, Cheddar and ‘Eggs in Wells’

There’s a new bread challenge in town.  It’s called the Bread Baking Society (Twitter handle @Breaking_Bread – hashtag #BreakingBread), – founded by Lora from Cake Duchess and Shulie from  Food Wanderings.  This month the bread they asked everyone to bake is focaccia and of … Continue reading

Posted in Appetizers, Breads, Breakfast, Lunch, Rainbow, Vegetables, Yeastspotting | 46 Comments

Amazing One Pot Tabbouleh Bread

Back in 2009, I watched Jacques Pepin mix, proof and bake a bread in one pot on one of his shows on Create TV – which I recorded and saved on DVR.  I idolize the man..he’s an absolute demigod in the … Continue reading

Posted in BBD, Breads, Healthy, Middle Eastern, Salads, Sandwiches, Vegetables, Vegetarian, Yeastspotting | 140 Comments

Black Forest Chocolate Chunk Cherry Bread for BBD #47

If you recall, I mentioned last time that I’m this month’s host for Bread Baking Day #47, Bread with Chocolate.  Of course, the host takes part too, so I’m submitting a fantastically deep, dark chocolate bread with dried cherries that … Continue reading

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When Life Gives You Yeasted Meringue Coffee Cake, Make Chocolate Meringue Cinnamon Rolls

Many years ago, in the Pillsbury Bake-Off contest, a marshmallow wrapped in crescent dough won the Grand Prize. Who woulda’ thunk it? I’ve never been a huge fan of yeasted coffee cakes.  You know the cakey part of a NY style crumb … Continue reading

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