making sourdough bread

Your Questions About Making Sourdough Bread In A Bread Machine

James asks… Why does the bread I bake come out grainy? Whether I use a bread machine or make the dough by hand and bake in an oven, my bread always comes out grainy and crumbly, and gets worse by the day. This happens with both basic white bread or sourdough. Any suggestions for making […]

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Your Questions About Making Sourdough Bread More Sour

Mary asks… What makes sourdough bread sour? Why is sourdough bread sour? sourdough answers: Lactobacillus bacteria… Sourdough is a combination of yeast and bacteria. The bacteria creates lactic acid (similar to yogurt) which sours the bread. George asks… What food should I buy to get started out? My friend and I just moved into our […]

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Your Questions About Making Sourdough Bread Starter

Robert asks… Rye Bread Recipe for Bread Machine? We’re having great success making French Bread dough in our bread machine and then baking it in the oven. I want to do the same with a Rye Bread (dough in machine and bake in oven) but I can’t find a recipe. Any help would be appreciated. […]

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Your Questions About Making Sourdough Bread Recipe

Michael asks… Can I let dough rise too long? I’m making pita bread and the recipe always asks me to let the dough rise 2-3 hours, which I usually do. I’m not going to be able to cook the dough for 5 hours, is that too long to let the dough rise? sourdough answers: The […]

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Your Questions About Making Sourdough Bread Without Yeast

Laura asks… how to make bread without yeast? how do u make bread without yeast? i dont have any yeast but i want to make bread what is something that will replace it? will it be bad if i dont use yeast at all? sourdough answers: It depends…a cake is simply a sweet bread that […]

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