Learn to Bake Sourdough
Ready to get started with sourdough?
It may feel overwhelming at first, but here are some straightforward tools and steps to get you started!
This 21-page guide describes what a sourdough starter is, benefits, how to care for one, step-by-step illustrations and photos for baking a rustic sourdough bread, timing cheat sheets, and more! It will give you the key terms, knowledge, and practical steps to get started.
I love teaching people how to bake sourdough. I break down the process and help bring clarity to even the most intimidated and overwhelmed students. Once you’ve taken a class from me (online or in-person), you can follow up with me to ask questions or get help with my most asked question: “Does my bread look right?” I look forward to helping you bake delicious sourdough bread!
What is a sourdough starter? Learn the basics or review how to refresh your starter (discard and feed):
Many people have an issue with caring for their sourdough starter. They don’t realize that their sourdough starter must be refreshed by use (or discard if the starter was not used while active) then feed. Feeding a starter repeatedly that hasn’t been used results in an unhealthy starter.
In this guide, I give you the step by step instructions for creating your own sourdough starter over 7-10 days.