Benefits of Weighing Sourdough Ingredients: Why Not To Use Cups When Baking Sourdough
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Benefits of Weighing Sourdough Ingredients: Why Not To Use Cups When Baking Sourdough

Why is it better to weigh your measurements than use cups and spoons? This is a question I often get asked, particularly when people are not used to using a scale (or if they ask for a cup/spoon conversion of my simple sourdough recipe). Here are the benefits of weighing sourdough ingredients rather than measuring…

Baking Timelines for Sourdough Bread: Creating a Sourdough Baking Schedule
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Baking Timelines for Sourdough Bread: Creating a Sourdough Baking Schedule

Baking timelines for sourdough bread – Creating the right baking timeline for your lifestyle is essential to successful sourdough baking. Many people want shortcuts, but in truth, shortcuts will often sacrifice the quality of your bread. What you need is patience – and a sourdough baking schedule! Creating a baking timeline is all about making…

Sourdough Hydration: What You Need To Know
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Sourdough Hydration: What You Need To Know

Confused about sourdough hydration and sourdough hydration percentages in your sourdough baking process? Here you’ll find an easy explanation of sourdough hydration as well as the benefits to increasing or decreasing the hydration in your loaves. What is Sourdough Hydration and Why is it Important? Sourdough hydration refers to the percentage of water to flour….

Understanding Baker’s Math & Baker’s Percentages in Sourdough Bread Baking
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Understanding Baker’s Math & Baker’s Percentages in Sourdough Bread Baking

Confused about baker’s math and baker’s percentages in the sourdough baking process? Sometimes you’ll see a recipe expressed as a percentage – it can be a little confusing, but once you understand the basics, you’ll be able to follow these recipes with ease. Baker’s Math / Baking Percentages in Sourdough Baking Baker’s Math is a…

10 Products That Make Sourdough Baking Easier
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10 Products That Make Sourdough Baking Easier

While you don’t need any fancy equipment to make sourdough bread, sometimes, there are things that really do make your sourdough baking easier – and with life getting busier all the time – easier is always a good thing, right? Here are 10 products that make sourdough baking easier. Straight Sided Cambro Containers If you…

How to Get A Thinner Crust on Sourdough Bread And Make It Softer & Less Chewy
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How to Get A Thinner Crust on Sourdough Bread And Make It Softer & Less Chewy

How to get a thinner crust on sourdough bread – it’s easier than you might think! While many people love the crunchy, chewy texture of sourdough crust, there are many people out there who enjoy a softer, thinner or more delicate crust, especially if you like to toast your sourdough bread. You don’t have to…