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

Sourdough Blueberry Muffins

I just hate throwing that sourdough discard away because I worked so hard to get that sourdough starter going strong so I’m always on the lookout for easy discard recipes and this one is a keeper! 1 1/2 cups flour 3/4 cup sugar 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/3 cup oil 1 egg … Continue reading

Sourdough Pretzels

Sourdough Pretzels from top to bottom: Everything Bagel Seasoning Cinnamon and Sugar Kosher Salt And they were delicious! Another great way to use some of that sourdough discard. They weren’t hard to make, just a little bit time consuming. PRETZEL DOUGH 1 cup milk, warmed 2 tablespoons butter, room temperature 1 tablespoon sugar 1 1/2 … Continue reading

Sourdough Pepperoni Pizza Muffins

I’m always on the lookout for quick and easy sourdough discard recipes and this one fit the bill. I tweeked it a bit for us and they were delicious. I served them with some spaghetti sauce for dipping. I think kids would love them! All the big kids here sure loved them! 2 eggs 1 … Continue reading

Fudgy Sourdough Brownies

Oh the things you can do with your sourdough discard. You can make almost anything! These were super fudgy! 9 ounces bittersweet or semisweet chocolate, chopped 2 sticks butter, cut into pieces 1 cup sugar 1/2 cup brown sugar 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 tablespoon vanilla 3 eggs 1 cup sourdough discard 1/2 – 1 cup … Continue reading

Sourdough Coffee Cake

This is by far the easiest and least time consuming thing that I’ve made with my sourdough discard and it tastes amazing! Give it a go! Cake 1 cup sourdough starter 1/3 cup vegetable oil 1 egg, slightly beaten 1 cup flour 3/4 cup sugar 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon cinnamon … Continue reading