Saturday, July 14, 2018


For all the work it takes to make a Tartine loaf, sometimes I wonder if I can get the same result from Jim Lahey's no-knead recipe. I'll try Jim's recipe, but I'll let the dough rise in a coiled banneton and compare the results. Let you know, or let me know if you try this.

Thursday, May 10, 2018

New Edition Of Bread Earth And Fire

I just finished the latest edition of Bread Earth And Fire. I feel that it is better organized than previous editions, and there's lots of new information, including a section on Tartine bread baking.

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Tartine Bread Odyssey

Because I had to make a change to the video, there is now a new link. Everything you need to know about making great Tartine loaves you find here.

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Tartine Bread

It's been a long time since I've posted anything, but I just finished this video.
A recent video that I hope you find interesting.

Saturday, July 15, 2017

The Kneading Conference 2017

The Kneading Conference in Skowhegan, Maine is almost upon us. Once again, I'll be leading an earth oven construction workshop, and I'd love to see you there.

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

French Bread

The Vatican Has A Problem

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

First Fire

Sadly this oven sat for a year without being used, but finally, it's fired up ready for pizza.

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Beer From Recycled Bread

Beer from recycled bread. Check it out.

Wednesday, April 5, 2017


I recently returned from Guatemala where I shot a video.
Stove Building With The Mayas
You can see it here on Youtube:

If you just want to simply watch tortilla making, then skip to the end.