English Muffins for November #BakeTogether

The November #BakeTogether from Abby Dodge is a simple and straight forward recipe for English muffins. These are not flat muffins filled with nooks and crannies. They are billowy, tall, chewy, and satisfying. I have a love/hate relationship with bread. I love it, but I feel like I should be eating more nutrient rich foods … Continue reading

Leonora Bakery in Clarendon, VA

Always on the lookout for the perfect baguette, I ventured out to Leonora Bakery in Clarendon. My friend JC highly recommended it, and I wasted no time in getting there. Leonora Bakery is tucked away in a little side street off Wilson Blvd. It has the look of an authentic, small bakery. You enter and … Continue reading

Bake Together Boule Two Ways: Sun-Dried Tomato & Kalamata Olive Boule, and Cheddar Chive Nigella Seed Loaf

I’ve been on a bread baking kick lately, and was testing out different sandwich bread recipes when fellow charcutepaloozian Scott recommended I try Abby Dodge’s Bake Together Boule. Bake Together is a monthly online get together in which people do their own interpretations of the recipe posted by Abby Dodge. This boule recipe is outstanding … Continue reading