Jamie Oliver var noskimwords = 'true';

And the money shot

JUN 16 @ 19:10

by Anna

I was keen to recreate the flavour, crumb and crust of Swiss loaves - I miss bread from home terribly.  And I think I've succeeded!

5 replies

Login or register to make a comment

JUN 17 @ 00:10

by frizz1974

Wow Anna - that looks amazing... well done!

What are you going to eat with it? Soup, pasta, salad... looks like it will make fab toast too...

JUN 17 @ 00:13

by JoyYamDaisy

O yum! Lovely loaf! Congratulations! Delicious and nostalgic too!

JUN 17 @ 00:14

by Anna

Frizz, this is a great little recipe: http://www.guardian.co.uk/lifeandstyle/ … ttingstall (The top one, open-faced croque madames).  I think this bread will be perfect for it.

Thanks Joy, I was really rather proud of myself.  smile

JUN 18 @ 07:19

by Luvmegrub

Wonderful job Anna, that looks fab.  I'd love a big doorstep of that slathered with Heinz Sandwich Spread.

My youngest daughter has just started work at a lovely bakery that makes all kinds of proper bread so hopefully before long she'll be allowed to bring home some treats.  I've heard that the staff are allowed to take $5 worth after each shift which will be very nice, fingers crossed there'll be a Ploughman's Sourdough left at the end of the day!

AUG 02 @ 23:52

by john_lee

That looks fab - I'm guessing it's a sourdough? I'm just eating a big slice of my warm sourdough now with butter and raspberry jam. Yum! Here's mine:

http://www.jamieoliver.com/bloggers/vie … p?id=63746

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