Chocolate Friendship Bread

This was really delicious but also really dense. I forgot to put the ganache on which probably would have made it a lot better. Plus I used my sourdough starter instead of the Amish Friendship Bread starter that she used so that might have something to do with it too. BREAD 1 cup oil 3 … Continue reading

Sourdough Chocolate Chip Muffins

Three of my favorite things in one little package – chocolate, sourdough, and muffins! Another really easy way to use your sourdough discard. 1 1/4 cups flour 3/4 cup sugar 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/3 cup vegetable oil or melted butter 1 egg 3 tablespoons milk 1/2 cup sourdough starter 1 cup … Continue reading

Natural Yeast Sandwich Bread

Still working on my bread making skills. This tasted great but was pretty dense. I think I added too much flour even though I added what the recipe called for. I’ll give it a go again with less flour and see how that turns out. 2 cups sourdough starter, that has been fed in the … Continue reading

Sourdough Chocolate Cake

This was really good. The recipe came with a cream cheese frosting which I’ve included but I decided to use a streusel topping instead, recipe here and also included in the recipe. CAKE 1 cup flour 1 1/2 cups sugar 3/4 cup cocoa 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon salt 1 cup sourdough starter 2 … Continue reading

Sourdough Coffee Cake with Cinnamon Streusel

More fun with sourdough discard, this one was a big hit and almost completely gone the day it was made. Look at those two beautiful layers of cinnamon streusel! CAKE 1/2 cup butter, softened 1 cup sugar 2 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon … Continue reading

Sourdough Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

Another great recipe for using up both your sourdough discard and your overripe bananas. It was yummy! 2 cups flour 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup oil 1/2 cup brown sugar 2 eggs 3/4 cup sourdough discard 3 very ripe bananas, mashed 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 cup chocolate chips 1 Preheat oven … Continue reading

Double Chocolate Sourdough Bread

Combining two of my favorite things – chocolate and sourdough! Alas I can’t tell you how it tasted because I took it to my neighbor Chelsea for her birthday. It smelled amazing! Guess I’ll just have to make another loaf! 1 1/2 cups flour 1/2 cup cocoa 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 … Continue reading

Sourdough Blueberry Crumb Cake

This one was a big hit, it will be made again for sure. Another good recipe for sourdough discard. Could be breakfast but also could be dessert, or how bout both? CRUMBLE TOPPING 1/4 cup sugar 1/2 cup brown sugar 1 1/2 cups flour pinch of salt 1 stick (8 tablespoons) cold butter, cut into … Continue reading