Monthly Archives: February 2009

Ciabatta

Week Six: Italian Breads This, my friends, is it.  This is one of those bread recipes you wait your whole life for.  This is a bread recipe to take home to meet your parents.  I’m not even joking.  This bread … Continue reading

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Rosemary Bread

Week Six: Italian Breads Okay, so this bread isn’t exactly 100% traditionally Italian, at least in the way that pugliese, ciabatta, and focaccia are.  But there can hardly be a more Italian herb than rosemary, so who’s to say this … Continue reading

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Pugliese

Week Six: Italian Breads Pugliese is Italy’s answer to France’s Pain Rustique.  I’m sure that doesn’t mean much to most of you, but they are rather similar.  Both use a pre-ferment, both contain whole-grain flour (of any various type), both … Continue reading

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Sicilian Scroll

Week Six: Italian Breads   Oh, the breads of Italy.  Somehow, not quite as famous as their French cousins, yet every bit as delicious – and sometimes, I’d even give an Italian bread the edge.  (Mind you, I’m not referring … Continue reading

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