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How to Cook Sesame Scallion Bread (Bing Zi)

Yields: 1 bread Preparation time: 20 mins + 1 hour (inactive) Cooking time: 15 mins Ingredients needed to make Sesame Scallion Bread: 3 cups all purpose flour 1 packet instant yeast 1 bunch scallions, chopped 1 cup warm water (1/2 cup boiling + ½ cup cold) Small handful of sesame seeds Oil, as required Salt to taste Cooking instructions for Sesame Scallion ... Read More »

How to Cook Mango Bread

Yields: 1 loaf Preparation time: 20 mins Cooking time: 40 mins Ingredients needed to make Mango Bread: 1 big ripe mango, peeled, stoned and roughly chopped 1 cup all purpose flour ¼ cup plain yogurt 1 tsp baking powder ½ tsp baking soda ½ cup fine semolina Pinch of salt ¾ cup granulated sugar 2 tbsp walnuts, chopped 2 tbsp olive ... Read More »

How to Cook Pav Bhaji

Serves: 2 Preparation time: 20 mins Cooking time: 1 hour Ingredients needed to make Pav Bhaji: For the pav or Indian buns: 4 cups all purpose flour 1 ½ cups warm water 1 tsp salt 1 tbsp active dry yeast 1 tbsp unsalted butter, softened 2 tbsp peanut oil 1 tbsp sugar For the bhaji or gravy: 2 potatoes, peeled and ... Read More »

How to Make Antipasti

Serves: 8 Preparation time: 10 mins Cooking time: 5 mins Ingredients needed to make Antipasti: 20 prosciutto slices One handful cherry tomatoes, halved 1 garlic clove, halved 280 gm artichokes in olive oil, drained and oil set aside 1 red chili, deseeded and finely chopped 290 gm balsamic sundried peppers in oil, drained and oil set aside 290 gm sundried tomatoes ... Read More »

How to Bake Grape Foccacia

Serves: 12 Preparation time: 2 hours Cooking time: 40 mins Ingredients needed to make Grape Foccacia: 3 cups all purpose flour 2 lb red grapes 2 tbsp Moscata grappa ¼ cup+ 1 tbsp granulated sugar 1 cup lukewarm whole milk 2 tsp kosher salt 2 packets (1/4 oz each) active dry yeast 2 tbsp unsalted butter, melted Cooking instructions for Grape Foccacia: ... Read More »

How to Bake Olive Fougasse

Yields: 2 loaves Preparation time: over 10 hours Cooking time: 20 mins Ingredients needed to make Olive Fougasse: 13 oz strong white flour, plus more for dusting Semolina flour, for dusting 3 ½ oz whole green olives, pitted 3 ½ oz whole black olives, pitted 9 oz sourdough starter 4-6 fl oz tepid water 1 tbsp dried oregano 7 gm salt ... Read More »

How to Cook Kartoffelbrot (Potato Bread)

Yields: 1 loaf Preparation time: Over 2 hours Cooking time: 1 hour Ingredients needed to make Kartoffelbrot: 13 oz potatoes, peeled and chopped into even chunks 10 ½ oz strong white flour, plus more for dusting Strong whole-meal flour, for dusting 1 tsp dried instant yeast 1 tsp onion seeds 1 tsp fine salt 1 tsp caster sugar 1 tbsp vegetable ... Read More »

How to Bake Pumpernickel Bread

Makes: 1 loaf Preparation time: 2 hours 40 mins Cooking time: 40 mins Ingredients needed to make Pumpernickel Bread: 2 ½ cups bread flour 2 ¾ tsp active dry yeast 1/3 cup raisins 1 cup rye flour 3 tbsp molasses ½ tsp instant coffee 1 egg white 1 egg 3 tbsp instant potato flakes 2 tbsp butter 2 ½ tsp unsweetened ... Read More »

How to Cook Almond Soup with Garlic and Bread

Serves: 6 Preparation time: 5 mins Cooking time: 30 mins Ingredients needed to make Almond Soup with Garlic and Bread: 1 large ciabatta loaf 150 gm whole almonds, blanched and toasted in an oven 1 white onion, peeled and finely chopped 3 large garlic bulbs, broken up and unpeeled 3 oranges, peeled and segmented Handful of fresh mint, leaves picked Handful ... Read More »

How to Bake Orange Yogurt Bread

Serves: one 9’’ loaf Preparation time: 20 mins Cooking time: 1 hour Ingredients needed to make Orange Yogurt Bread: 2 ½ cups all purpose flour 1/2 tsp salt ½ tsp baking soda ½ tsp baking powder 1 ¼ cups sugar ½ cup plain yogurt 1 tbsp orange peel, grated 2 eggs ½ cup orange juice 2/3 cup butter, softened For the ... Read More »