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Learning to bake bread with Virtuous Bread

Learning to bake bread with Virtuous Bread

Posted on 19. Dec, 2011 by .

It seems incredible that 2011 is nearly over.  Yesterday I taught the final class of the calendar year - a dinner party bread class - and the class felt like a dinner party, it went by so quickly with lots of chat and banter, good food and drink, and general lively cheer.  If anyone doubts […]

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Simple recipe for sweet buns

Simple recipe for sweet buns

Posted on 16. Oct, 2011 by .

What is is about buns?  Or, more precisely about bun dough?  Christmas bread, Easter bread, other festival, celebration, and holiday bread - it's all more or less made of the same thing - bun dough. The English are particularly good at buns:  Chelsea buns, Sally Lunns, rock cakes, bath buns - it's all going on […]

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Learn to bake bread rolls for a party!

Learn to bake bread rolls for a party!

Posted on 03. Sep, 2011 by .

Today is my friend Sue's 70th birthday party and yes, she and her husband of 87 are catering it themselves.  There promises to be the most amazing feast of coronation chicken, cooked ham, poached salmon, salads, mirangues, cream, strawberries and loads and loads of booze.  Not tea-total, not Sue and David! People are coming from […]

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Testamonials

Posted on 02. Sep, 2011 by .

"We met on a very sunny July day and set up at my friends house - we talked and kneaded on a very old oak table - heaven! I found the history of bread making very interesting and learnt facts about flour and yeast unknown before! Lunch was outside in the pretty garden with the […]

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Baking with Teen Camp at MLOVE 2011

Baking with Teen Camp at MLOVE 2011

Posted on 06. Jul, 2011 by .

The travelling bread oven loves to demonstrate the sense of wonder, enchantment and achievement that comes with baking bread.  Very little is more satisfying than teaching this to kids and teens.  There is a natural sense of achievement in seeing your dough double in size in the bowl and there is a huge sense of […]

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The world premiere of Baking a Basic Loaf

The world premiere of Baking a Basic Loaf

Posted on 02. Jun, 2011 by .

  While Jane is in Germany spreading the Virtuous Bread word (and eating plenty of  pumpernickel bread), I've had the honours to write about our latest project. The wonderful Shedlight Productions have helped us put together a nifty video tutorial, which makes it even easier to learn how to make bread. If you're already a […]

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Basic Bread Course

Posted on 20. Jan, 2011 by .

Learn to bake bread in London and around the UK We have bread baking courses in London and in lots of locations around the UK.  Click here to find a trainer by location or click here to search by course type or date. During the half day basic bread course, students will learn the practicalities and principles […]

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Baking courses in London and around the UK

Baking courses in London and around the UK

Posted on 21. Jun, 2010 by .

Learn to bake in London and around the UK Take control of your life and become extremely popular!  Learn to bake fantastic bread on one of our many bread baking courses around the UK.  All you need to do is enter your post code and the trainers will appear in order of their distance from you!  […]

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Virtuous Bread changes the world through bread

Posted on 16. Jun, 2010 by .

Virtuousbread.com is dedicated to changing the world through bread The Mission Founded by Jane Mason in 2010, Virtuousbread.com makes it fun and easy for people around the world to buy, make, learn about, share, and eat good bread and in so doing, creates the link between eating good bread and doing good things. “Bread is the staff of life." “Know […]

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