Summer Recipes

Easy Sourdough Rhubarb Muffins

Easy Sourdough Rhubarb Muffins

In a month's time, it will be St. John's Day and the rhubarb season here in Germany will come to an end. But until then, I still have one or two rhubarb recipes that I really want to share with you. Today I'm making fluffy rhubarb muffins with sourdough. The batter is...

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Easy Sourdough Fougasse Overnight

Easy Sourdough Fougasse Overnight

Did you know that foccacia and fougasse are distant cousins? The word fougasse comes from the Old Occitan word fogatza. And this word originated from the Latin word focacia, which means “baked in the oven”. Fougasse originally comes from Provence and is the French...

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How to Make Simple Sourdough Baguettes

How to Make Simple Sourdough Baguettes

To be honest, I struggled with sourdough baguettes for a long time, longer than with sourdough croissants. Either the baguettes turned out flat or were dry, hard and sometimes even burnt on the worst days. But after a lot of fiddling and testing, today I have this...

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The Best Sourdough Ciabatta Rolls with Spelt

The Best Sourdough Ciabatta Rolls with Spelt

Maybe it's the bad weather or the fact that our central heating has been down for three days, but few things make me as happy as golden ciabatta fresh from the oven. It immediately makes you feel like you're on holiday! After the wheat version, today I have crispy...

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How to make Sourdough Ciabatta Rolls

How to make Sourdough Ciabatta Rolls

These sourdough ciabattas have been an integral part of our Sunday breakfast ever since I first baked them. They have an intense aroma, an open crumb, a crispy crust and bring back memories of our last vacation in Italy. If you want to bring summer into your kitchen,...

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How to Make Easy Sourdough Thumbprint Cookies

How to Make Easy Sourdough Thumbprint Cookies

Thumbprint cookies are one of my favorite cookie recipes because they not only taste sweet and buttery, but also have a fruity and tart jam center. In Germany, the cookies are also known as Husarenkrapfen, Husarenknöpfchen or Engelsaugen. The name Thumbprint Cookie...

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Almond Blackberry Tartelettes with Sourdough Pie Crust

Almond Blackberry Tartelettes with Sourdough Pie Crust

I love tarts in all shapes and colours: flaky pie crust with a creamy and sweet filling and fresh fruit. But I love tartelettes even more. That means you have a little cake all to yourself. My current favourite combination is these French tartelettes with blackberries...

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