Tag: herby

Baking Recipes, Bread-making, From the books, Go With the Flo, My favourite things, Yeasted breads

The awesome pull-apart bread in Herb & Cheese style

Among the homemade yeasted breads I’ve made thus far, I think the pull-apart bread is quickly making its way to the top of my heart. Fortunately, all the recipes I have tried for this particular type of bread have been nothing short of stellar. While my favourite remains to be Flo Braker’s heavenly Lemon-Scented Pull-Apart …

Baking Recipes, Bread-making, Experiments & experiences, The Breakfast Bin, Yeasted breads

Stormy day blues and bread

Today is probably one of the worst days my city has encountered in recent years. The rain has not stopped falling for two weeks straight, and the rains these past two days have not only been continuous, but also heavy. Lightning fills the sky in frightening shocks, followed by the crashing thunder. It is a …

Baking Recipes, Bread-making, The Breakfast Bin, Yeasted breads

Herbed Dinner Rolls for any meal of the day

If someone ever asked me to list down what I thought were the best things in life, I reckon ‘baking bread from scratch’ would be in my top ten. If I could, I would bake a different kind of yeast bread every single day. There’s just something about it that I find so soothing. Maybe …

Baking Recipes, Cookies, From the books, Must-Makes from Martha

A sprinkle of rosemary for Eri: Act I

Months ago, I asked my friends for suggestions as to what they would like me to bake next. My friend Eri immediately requested something with rosemary. Being that I have never made anything with rosemary, let alone know much about this particular herb, I immediately took it as a challenge. I was fairly excited to …

Baking Recipes, Bread-making, Yeasted breads

Soft Garlic Knots and the joy of knotting

When I first saw this recipe, I was immediately drawn to how intricate the breads looked. Now usually, intricate would mean hard work, but if there’s anything I learned in the world of baking it’s that there is so much more than meets the eye: a simple recipe could produce something marvelous that looks like …