Category Archives: Bread

Sourdough Surprises: Cranberry Orange Hot Cross Buns (Whole Wheat)

It was a happy coincidence that Sourdough Surprises picked hot cross buns this month as the challenge as I had already planned to make them for Easter!  I love hot cross buns, though not the buns of my youth that … Continue reading

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Sourdough Surprises: Za’atar Soda Bread

When Sourdough Surprises announced that we were making soda bread this month, I knew it would be an easy challenge for me.   Soda bread is one of my favorite ways of using up my discard when I feed my starter.  … Continue reading

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Daring Bakers’ February, 2014 Challenge: Beautiful Bread

Blog-­checking lines: Beauty surrounded the Daring Bakers this month as our host, Sawsan, of chef in disguise, challenged us to make beautiful, filled breads. Who knew breads could look as great as they taste?  I’ve been making bread since my … Continue reading

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Sourdough Surprises: Buttery Herb Pull-Apart Bread

I was delighted when Sourdough Surprises announced that this month’s challenge would be monkey bread or pull-apart bread as those are always so fun to eat.  Since we’re still recovering from Christmas sweets and Valentine’s day was just around the … Continue reading

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