Category Archives: bread

Sweet Potato Zucchini Bread

Adapted from 2 cups whole wheat pastry flour (scant measure, pour from the bag into the cup, don’t press it down) 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon allspice 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon baking powder 1 cup sugar 1 cup oil 1/2 cup unsweetened applesauce 3 large eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla [...]

Wayyyyyy Easy Biscuits

Yay, Leslie! Biscuits exist for people like us who otherwise won’t make them because they’re too complicated! 2 1/2 cups flour (I used 1 1/2 cups whole wheat, 1 cup all-purpose) 1 Tablespoon baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon sugar 2 cups chilled heavy cream Preheat oven to 400 with rack in middle. Put [...]

Whole Wheat Zucchini Bread

3/4 cup brown sugar, sucanat or rapadura 1/2 cup unsweetened applesauce 2 eggs 2 tablespoons canola or coconut oil 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 1/2 cups whole wheat flour 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda pinch of nutmeg and/or 2 oz. finely chopped unsweetened chocolate (optional) 1 – [...]

Pumpkin Bread Pudding

5 cups 1-inch cubes day-old baguette or other crusty bread 3/4 stick unsalted butter, melted 1 cup heavy whipping cream 3/4 cup canned pumpkin 1/2 cup whole milk 1/2 cup sugar 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon ginger 1/8 allspice pinch cloves 2 eggs plus 1 egg yolk Preheat oven to 350. Toss [...]

Pizza with Cilantro Jalapeno Pesto and Roma Tomatoes

For Pizza: 1 lb. fresh pizza dough 1/2 cup cornmeal 4 ripe Roma tomatoes, thinly sliced 8 oz. pepper jack cheese, shredded Cilantro Pesto (recipe follows) This was originally intended for the grill, but I it’s great in the oven, too. Here’s directions for both methods: On Grill: Prepare a hot fire in the grill. [...]