How To Prove Bread

How To Prove Bread

How To Prove Bread Proving (also known as proofing) bread is probably the most important part of making homemade bread.  Well, devouring warm, fresh bread straight out of the oven is definitely the most important part of making bread, but proving it comes as a close...
Why Let Dough Rest?

Why Let Dough Rest?

Why Let Dough Rest? Is it necessary? Bread is simple yet so complex at the same time. You can easily pick up a loaf of bread at your local bakery, or you can spend hours, if not days, trying to create the best sourdough loaf you’ve ever made.  For something that is...
Is My Yeast Active?

Is My Yeast Active?

    Is My Yeast Active? Or is it dead? Have you had your yeast sitting in the fridge or in your pantry for longer than you can remember?  I still remember that time I attempted to make pizza dough with active dry yeast that had been opened for a while and kept in the...