Easy Everyday Sourdough Bread

If you love to bake, Sourdough is something you need to master. WHOot Contributor Gemma is in the house to show you how!
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If you loved the 4 ingredient Peasant Bread or the 5-minute Artisan Bread, this Easy Everyday Sourdough Bread Recipe is another that you will be keen to make. Gemma Stafford of Bigger Bolder Baking is behind this recipe and it’s completely beginner-friendly.

Unlike traditional white bread, Sourdough is a more filling and healthier alternative. The benefit of making your own at home is that you know exactly what ingredients you are consuming.

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What Ingredient Makes Sourdough Bread Sour?

According to Wikipedia “Sourdough is a stable culture of lactic acid bacteria and yeast in a mixture of flour and water.

The yeast produces gas (carbon dioxide) which leavens the dough, and the lactic acid bacteria produce lactic acid, which contributes flavor in the form of sourness.”

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Is Sourdough Bread The Healthiest?

Although it has comparable nutrients, the lower phytate levels of sourdough bread mean it is more digestible and nutritious. This is one of the reasons it is viewed as a healthier choice.

The prebiotics also helps to keep your gut bacteria happy, and they may be less likely to spike blood sugar. Sourdough also doesn’t bloat you like more traditional bread.

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Can You Eat Sourdough Bread Every Day?

It also contains a variety of vitamins and nutrients, making it a more beneficial choice. It is considerably more filling, meaning you need less to be satisfied.

Sourdough burns off a lot slower than the more traditional highly processed bread. This means you stay fuller, longer. Sourdough maintains many of the original nutrients that are processed out of other kinds of bread.

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Easy Everyday Sourdough Bread Ingredients

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  • 1/2 cup (4oz/115g) sourdough starter (fed / active)
  • 1 cup (8floz/225ml) lukewarm water
  • Two tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 3/4 cups (14oz/389g) bread flour*
  • 2 teaspoons salt
  • Olive oil for greasing

Easy Everyday Sourdough Video Tutorial

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Are you ready to learn how to make an easy everyday sourdough bread? Gemma Stafford is the queen of baking and her recipe has a close to a 5-star rating and has rave reviews too.

She also says that her recipe is completely foolproof. In order to achieve the absolute best possible result, we highly recommend that you view her video. To see Gemma in action, click Play above ^

Gemma Stafford’s Cook Book

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Gemma is the queen of the baking scene and now you can purchase her incredibly popular cookbook. It will teach you how to bake fearlessly and it’s the perfect kitchen companion.

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