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The Winston Knot Series

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The Winston Knot Series

There is a basic sequence of steps for making the Winston Knot with scope for variations regarding the length of the braid and number of threads comprising it.

Here I present examples of it.

The insert shows the bread in dough form. The main picture presents the baked bread.

* From the book: "The Art of Braiding Bread"


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Lechem (not verified)

Intertwined different colour dough. Looks really nice. Perhaps a bit more of a darker crust all round by turning the dough during baking? My oven bakes unevenly too.