Sourdough Backup System (SBS)

Disasters happen. Maybe a housemate of yours decided the fridge needed cleaning, and all your foodstuffs made it to the garbage. Maybe you tried proofing your starter in the oven and someone else wanted to make cookies. Or maybe you’re moving, or taking an extended trip, and don’t want to worry about your starter dying…

Starters: Care and Feeding of Your Yeast Friends

Marilyn had a running start with her creation. Not because I added anything to her like berries, or yogurt, or used a commercial starter. She just grew like the wild yeast that she is. The Florida weather didn’t hurt. Right from the start I was doing feedings twice a day, and I put her in…