French Bread
French bread is characterized as a long, slender baguette with a thick, golden crust that crackles when squeezed. The inside is soft and springy. Delicious! It's made from simple ingredients. French bread can be difficult to replicate in a home kitchen, unless you have a pan that allows the air to circulate so that the crust can dry and crisp.  
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Pumpkin Bread
So, I have a confession to make. I am a late-night baker. Yep, I get a craving for something (usually something with chocolate) and I decide I have to make it right then. This always works out fine, until it is time to clean up. I've usually lost my energy by then and tend to leave the dishes until the morning. Always a bad move! No one wants to wake up to greasy, sticky pans. And, in my experience the longer you wait to wash them, the harder they are to clean.
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Traditional Irish Soda Bread
There are A LOT of recipes out there for Traditional Irish Soda Bread! They are vastly different from one another. Some recipes add raisins, fruit or nuts, which results in something called a "Spotted Dog", not Soda Bread. Other recipes add eggs, sugar, cream and even whisky. These are cake recipes, not Soda Bread. By far the most confusing recipes for Irish Soda Bread add in yeast!
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Rustic French Bread
A rustic French bread that is slit to resemble an ear of wheat. Fougasse
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Raspberry Crumble Cake
Now that it's cooler outside but still on the tail end of summer it's the perfect time to use up the last of your fresh raspberries for this deliciously tart crumble cake.
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Sandwich Bread You Remember
What makes a great sandwich even better? Making your own bread, naturally! It sounds like a daunting task, but with just a few ingredients and a little bit of time you, too, can make your own fluffy white bread perfect for toast, sandwiches, bread pudding, croutons, and just about anything else you normally use with other sliced bread.  
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Cherry Cake
This cake is a quick mix and just as easy to decorate.
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Panettone
A traditional sweet bread that is enjoyed at the holidays. It's the Italian's twist on a fruit cake only about a hundred times better. Suitable for dessert, afternoon tea or breakfast on Christmas morning (or anytime).
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Lemon Loaf Bread
The perfect loaf for lazy summer mornings, mid-day treat or even served with vanilla ice cream on top. Lemon Bread Tools Needed:
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Troubleshooting Breads
Troubleshooting the problem, causes, and solutions to poorly baked bread.
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