Jamie Oliver var noskimwords = 'true';

Bäcker Süpkes Schwarzwälder Kruste

JUN 16 @ 18:41

by Anna

This is the first attempt at baking using a sourdough/pre-ferment.  I'm really rather impressed!  The fierce heat of the oven made our (ridiculously sensitive) fire alarm go off, causing a minor panic as I realized I'm about a foot too short to switch it off... But all's well that ends well!

It's not a complicated recipe despite the length.  I was nowhere near as exact with the measurements: my scales are from 1908 and a little vague.  I had to add an extra spoonful of flour as the dough was a little sticky but that will be my imprecise measurements rather than a fault with the recipe.  I paid no attention to the temperature requirements (eg proving the bread at 24C etc).

I would absolutely, highly recommend this to anyone.  It was my first try at a "proper" bread recipe and it was dead simple and apparently foolproof.  Finally, I used butter in place of lard as we have vegetarians round this weekend - and I rarely (if ever) have lard in the house.

Original recipe (in German):
http://baeckersuepke.wordpress.com/2009 … er-kruste/

English translation of the recipe here:
http://kochtopf.twoday.net/stories/baec … rust-loaf/

0 replies

Login or register to make a comment

Pages: 1
var signup = { alphapopper: '#popup1', thanks_gift_image: 'gift-card-wine-generic.png', ignore_cookie: false, is_logged_in: false, is_carl:false, is_allowed: true, is_dormant: false }
$(document).ready(function(){ if ( /Android|webOS|iPhone|iPod|BlackBerry|IEMobile|Opera Mini/i.test(navigator.userAgent) ) { //do nothing }else{ if (typeof $.cookie('frd_roadblock8') === "undefined"){ // => "the_value" theimage = ''; $.fancybox( theimage, { 'autoDimensions' : false, 'height' : 'auto', 'width' : 'auto', 'transitionIn' : 'none', 'transitionOut' : 'none', 'overlayOpacity' : 0.8, 'beforeShow': function() { $('.fancybox-skin').css('background','none'); $('.fancybox-close').css('width','80px'); }, 'afterShow': function() { $('.fancybox-overlay').css('background','url(http://www.jamieoliver.com/_beta/images/background.png)'); $('.fancybox-wrap').removeClass('fancybox-opened'); $('.fancybox-close').css('top','10px'); $('.fancybox-close').css('right','0px'); $('.fancybox-close').css('background','url(http://www.jamieoliver.com/_beta/images/ghost-close.png) no-repeat'); $('.fancybox-close').css('width','80px'); } } ); $.cookie('frd_roadblock8', '1', { expires: 30, path: '/' }); } } }); // Jo ROADBLOCK section 2 end