Sourdough Starter – Day 8

January 30th, 2012  | Category: Bread

Sourdough Starter - Day 8

Look at that! Very exciting. There’s quite a significant rise today.

The sourdough starter rose by approximately an inch and a half.

If I get a similar result tomorrow, I’ll bake my first sourdough bread.

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Sourdough Starter – Day 7

January 29th, 2012  | Category: Bread

Sourdough Starter - Day 7

Yet another uneventful day. The sourdough starter looks pretty much the same as yesterday.

The starter has to ferment predictably (rising and falling after each feeding) before preparing the leaven.

Needless to say, this much of rise is not enough.

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