Archive for August, 2017

lummi island wine tasting labor day weekend sept 1-3 ’17 artists studio tour

(note: some photos will enlarge when clicked) Bread this week Spelt Levain –Spelt is an ancient grain similar to wheat and has a nutty, slightly sweet flavor. It has gluten but it isn’t as strong as the gluten in traditional wheat. This bread is made with a levain, or sourdough, traditional bread flour and about […]

Wine Tasting

lummi island wine tasting august 25 ’17

Bread this week Cinnamon Raisin – Made with a nice mix of bread flour and freshly milled whole wheat as well as rolled oats. Some honey for sweetness, a little milk for a tender crumb and loaded with raisins and a healthy dose of cinnamon. This is not a rich sweet bread with a swirl […]

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lummi island wine tasting august 18 ’17

(note: some photos will enlarge when clicked) Bread this week Pain au Levain – Made with a nice mix of bread flour and freshly milled whole wheat and rye flours. After building the sourdough and mixing the final dough it gets a long cool overnight ferment in the refrigerator. This really allows the flavor to […]

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lummi island wine tasting august 11 ’17

(note: some photos will enlarge when clicked) Bread this week Dried Cranberry Walnut – Made with a nice mix of bread flour and freshly milled buckwheat and whole wheat flours. Orange juice and olive oil are a unique combination in this bread that add flavor and keep a soft crumb, then loaded up with dried […]

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