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Banneton Basket Prep and Care

Learn all about how to use a banneton basket for baking artisan style breads and sourdoughs. These baskets are what gives the beautiful spiral ring pattern on rustic breads.  What is a Banneton Basket?  ...

What is Sourdough?

Interested in learning to bake bread but asking yourself: What is Sourdough? Learn all the ins and outs of sourdough in this sourdough for beginners series!  This is the first installment of my sourdough...

New York Cheesecake

Authentic New York Cheesecake is a tall, dense, and incredibly creamy style of cheesecake made with sour cream. The technique for mixing and baking makes the best cheesecake that doesn’t crack, even without a...

Country White Sandwich Bread Recipe

This fluffy country white sandwich bread is the perfect soft white loaf. This homemade version of your favorite store bought white bread is so much better with fewer ingredients!  Country White Sandwich Bread Overview...

Classic Shortbread Cookies

This classic shortbread cookie recipe only calls for 4 ingredients that you likely already have on hand. These old-fashioned buttery cookies are perfect on their own, or they can be dipped in chocolate, or...

Soft Blueberry Cookies with Lemon Glaze

These blueberry cookies are soft, fluffy, and tender and are topped with a tangy lemon glaze! Perfect for summer gatherings!  Blueberry Cookies Overview Skill Level: Beginner Techniques Used: The Creaming Method for Cookies Components...