Starters & Levains

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 My starter is currently 2 weeks old after today and I'm still unsure on its progress. I have b... read more →

commented on 3 years ago

Throw it out??:(

by Goodbread
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My sourdough starter is 2+ weeks old.  Everything has been going beautifully and I've cooked with it daily for about 12 days now .  It is stored ... read more →

commented on 3 years ago
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Hi, I'm ken [ ĸen if the software recognises it, but I'm not holding out much hope of that ].  I've been making sourdoughs for a few years - initiall... read more →

commented on 4 years ago

Starter Blowout

by BackyardPermaculture
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 I'm preparing to bake my first sourdough this week; have been building a starter along the lin... read more →

commented on 4 years ago
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hello...i'm new to this website, and am so excited to learn more.....i was reading the book 'bread of three rivers' by sara mansfield taber, and it talks a... read more →

commented on 4 years ago
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I used to feed my starter every day and leave it out of the fridge but since I bake only once a week I think I'd better put it in the fridge.Is it ok if I ... read more →

commented on 4 years ago
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What kind of flour do you use to feed the starter? Lisette read more →

commented on 4 years ago

Sekowa Backferment

by gingerbreadgirl
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Does anybody have a definitive idea about what is different between sour dough and backferment.  They are made of slightly different things, I know.&n... read more →

posted 4 years ago
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I've had my starter for over a year now (I got it from breadtopia.com) and while I don't think it's dead, it's always been rather weak when it comes to the... read more →

commented on 4 years ago

Is my starter ready?

by ilovebread
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 Is the only indication that my starter is ready is its doubling in volume? And if I don't do anything with it at this time what will happen to i... read more →

commented on 4 years ago
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 I've found my unbleached flour....I'm sooooooo happy. It's gorgeous and creamy too. ...an... read more →

posted 4 years ago
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 Now the worst of the London winter has gone, and my radiators aren't scalding everything in sight in an attempt to keep my feet warm, my poor little ... read more →

commented on 4 years ago
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This was the simplest of starters: unbleached white flour, a little wheat flour, cumin and water.  I'd used and used it, nurtured it for months.&... read more →

commented on 4 years ago
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I am at day 4 of beginning my starter and by the end of each 24 hr period it appears to have a faint pinky colour to it. Is this OK, or should I toss ... read more →

commented on 4 years ago

going away

by rudehamster
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The quasi-starter has now gone, and I've managed to find unbleached flour (yipppeee!) so I've started to follow the instructions on making my own starter. ... read more →

commented on 4 years ago
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Hi there. I have finally got round to making my first sourdough starter.  I'm using the recipe from the 'Moro' cook book....Flour, Water and red ... read more →

commented on 4 years ago