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The travelling bread oven takes up chicken sitting – with mixed success

Virtuousbread.com’s travelling bread oven arrived in Firle, East Sussex yesterday to hold three days of baking classes at The Vicarage, thanks to my friend Pete the vicar who is away at the moment on his book tour.  In exchange for the run of the house and the fantastic oven, I was asked to feed the …

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The world’s first sourdough hotel? You have got to be kidding…

I am laughing fit to burst.  The world’s first sourdough hotel has opened up in Stockholm, Sweden.  You pay to have your dough fed!  Go on holiday: they feed your dough.  Go away for the week end:  they feed your dough.  Cannot be bothered:  they feed your dough. Scared it will die:  they feed your …

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Teens love baking – it’s official – it’s “sick” (that’s a good thing…)

What to do with teens over a week end at the end of school holidays.  Been there, done that – nothing exciting to do ever again.  Mope Mope Mope Mope Mope – is anyone familiar with this story or is it just us? Last week end teen terrors were at their zenith – as were …

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Seventh from The Italian Bread Project – Sourdough pane di Genzano

The Italian Baker by Carol Field just keeps on giving.  I have had a break from the Italian Bread Project for a few weeks but have come back to it after a discombobulating Easter and Royal Wedding double bill. Sourdough pane di Genzano is sensational.  Like all these bread recipes it turns out an incredible …

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Feeding the 400 at the Weston A Price Foundation conference

Last saturday, 400 people gathered at the Kensington Town Hall for the annual Weston A Price Foundation conference.  WAPF is an American organisation set up decades ago to teach people about the benefits of traditional nutrition.  Simply put, traditional nutrition is the nutrition traditionally enjoyed by people with no access to processed food and no …

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