This is How Lecithin Affects Bread Dough

This is How Lecithin Affects Bread Dough

Soya lecithin is a common ingredient in factory made bread. It is an emulsifier. An emulsifier stabilizes and helps combine two substances that would not mix otherwise. Most notably fat and water. In large bread productions the dough is made in a very different way...
This Cold Fermented Pita is So Easy and Tasty!

This Cold Fermented Pita is So Easy and Tasty!

Pita was one of the first breads I made on this channel, and I thought it was about time to revisit it. This time I have simplified it so much that I doubt it is even possible to make it any easier than this. If you can come up with a simpler method, then I would love...
This is How Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid) Affects Bread Dough

This is How Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid) Affects Bread Dough

Ascorbic acid (vitamin C) is essential for our well-being. But what role does it play in bread making? It is commonly used in large bread productions as an improver or dough conditioner. Using ascorbic acid can strengthen the gluten structure of bread dough enabling...
Try This Next Time You Make Focaccia

Try This Next Time You Make Focaccia

Fermenting bread dough in the fridge for a long time can add heaps of flavour to the final loaf. It is also super convenient because there is no need to look after the dough as it is rising. You can find a full video about the principles of cold bulk fermentation on...
Sourdough Starter and Leaven. Are They The Same Thing?

Sourdough Starter and Leaven. Are They The Same Thing?

Levain, leaven, sourdough starter. They can be the same thing, but not always. Levain is a noun in the French language. By definition a ‘sourdough culture’. Leaven is an English word. It can be a noun meaning the same as above. It can also be used as a verb defining...
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