Sunday, August 23, 2020

Why Natto?

(obligatory natto "money shot")


My latest Instagram project is #19DaysOfNatto.

What is nattō? Why natto? And why 19 days?


Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Sourdough Herb Crackers Update

 A while ago I wrote this:

http://feedmelikeyoumeanit.blogspot.com/2020/05/sourdough-discard-math-and-crackers.html

I've been refining my recipe since then.

Top points

  • I make these crackers in small batches, both because that suits my sourdough discard rhythm and because smaller batches cook more evenly in my oven. Use bigger batches if you like.
  • I use soaked flax seeds because they're delicious and they absorb my brine.
  • Use whatever (sourdough) starter and whatever seasonings you like. But don't be shy about the salt unless you have a reason to be.
  • Kimchi-brine crackers are fantastic.

Saturday, June 6, 2020

Cauliflower Purée Soup

Cauliflower is not my favorite vegetable. In fact, cauliflower and broccoli are near the bottom of my list.

So why would I post a cauliflower recipe on my blog?

The immediate answer is: I served some to a friend, and he asked me for the recipe. I figured I might as well share it here.

The more general answer is:

Friday, June 5, 2020

Ferments for Justice: Workshop to Benefit Atlanta Solidarity Fund and Black Visions Collective

 https://www.instagram.com/p/CA-qRS2pthn/

Be the change you want to ferment!

This Saturday (tomorrow!) at 9am PDT / noon EDT, 90 minutes total.

Proceeds benefit Atlanta Solidarity Fund and Black Visions Collective.

More details here:

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<-- multiple="" p="" pictures="" right="" scroll="">Ask if questions!

Monday, May 25, 2020

Sourdough Opportunity

Don't call it "sourdough discard". Call it "sourdough opportunity".