The Fresh Loaf

News & Information for Amateur Bakers and Artisan Bread Enthusiasts

Summer Loaf, Monkeys, and Bats

Summer Loaf, Monkeys, and Bats

Summer Loaf 2005 is coming up in Portland, Oregon on August 6th. It is usually great fun for bakers. I will definitely go and post lots of pics here.

Anyone live near Providence, Rhode Island, looking for a job as an artisan baker?

The Travel Channel is starting a new show with Anthony Bourdain next Monday. I saw an advance copy of the show and it is quite good. He travels around Paris and visits a lot of food related locations, including a Boulangerie. It is worth watching, if you have cable.

One thing I can say about my home baked bread: it doesn't always come out perfect, but at least it is 100% rodent free.

Everyone likes Cinnamon Raisin Bread, even monkeys.

Recipe Scan: Herb Spiral Bread, Zucchini Bread.

Blog Scan: Baguettes Bizarre.