Archive for December, 2017

lummi island wine tasting dec 29 ’17 New Year’s weekend

(note: some photos will enlarge when clicked) New Year’s Breads Cinnamon Raisin – Made with a nice mix of bread flour, freshly milled whole wheat and rolled oats. Some honey for sweetness, a little milk for a tender crumb and loaded with raisins and a healthy dose of cinnamon. No swirl of cinnamon sugar in […]

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lummi island wine tasting december 22 ’17

(note: some photos will enlarge when clicked) Christmas Breads Cranberry Walnut Braid – A yeast bread enriched with buttermilk, eggs, sugar, butter and lemon. Then stuffed full of dried cranberries and toasted walnuts. This bread has a soft, tender crumb and is bursting with flavor, a great addition to your Christmas table -or Christmas morning […]

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lummi island wine tasting december 15 ’17

(note: some photos will enlarge when clicked) Bread Friday 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 develop […]

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lummi island wine tasting december 8 ’17

(note: some photos will enlarge when clicked) No Bread this week With apologies to Our Faithful, your Baker is Away this week. She will be in touch with the mailing list on Sunday about next week’s bread offerings. If you haven’t saved any in the freezer, you might (gasp!) have to buy a commercial loaf […]

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