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Easy sun dried tomato bread

Past weekend we had some friends over and I thought it would be nice to bake something more fancy looking 🙂 I ended up baking a very easy sun dried tomato bread that requires only 4 ingredients, but tastes great! First of all, I have researched the web for some inspiration and ended up finding… Continue reading Easy sun dried tomato bread

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Classic country bread made with poolish

To bring an artisan bread making to bread machine I made a simple white bread using polish. Poolish is starter used in bread making process. The primary difference between making bread with a starter and making bread with the direct or straight yeast method is that starter breads require much more time to prepare, but… Continue reading Classic country bread made with poolish

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Keeping your homemade bread fresh

Baking bread and well cooking in general is very relaxing for me. On top of that homemade bread has a lot of advantages: starting from health (no preservatives and additives), the cost is lower than buying bread in the supermarket and taste is just great! Never the less, homemade bread also grows stale quickly because… Continue reading Keeping your homemade bread fresh

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Quick and easy multigrain whole wheat bread

This time I tried something a lit bit more healthy – multigrain whole wheat bread. There are quite a few recipes online for this type of bread: http://www.jennycancook.com/recipes/simple-whole-wheat-bread/ http://www.lovefoodeat.com/easiest-bread-recipe-ever/ My recipe again is very simple and straight forward: 1 cup of warm water 1 ½ tsp of instant yeast 2 tbsp of honey 1 tsp… Continue reading Quick and easy multigrain whole wheat bread

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Sweet cinnamon and cranberry bread

Basic bread recipe can be very versatile. Just a couple of additions can make the bread sweet or savory. This time I took a simple white bread recipe added sugar, cinnamon and cranberries and made a sweet and simple bread. I got some inspiration from: http://thepioneerwoman.com/cooking/homemade-cinnamon-bread/  – a beautiful loaf of bread; to make a… Continue reading Sweet cinnamon and cranberry bread

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Healthy carrot bread

Lately I have been making quite a lot of juice and carrots is one of the main ingredients that I use. It is truly a shame to waste all the remaining pulp of carrots. So, I baked bread with it! In most of the cases carrot breads are sweet. For example: Carrot apple bread: http://www.averiecooks.com/2014/11/carrot-apple-bread.html… Continue reading Healthy carrot bread