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No-Knead bread in 5 1/2 hours

There are certain advantages to working from home.
Pajama pants, a kitten who likes to curl up my lap while I sit at the computer, the ability to listen to music without headphones,  and…
Bread.
This “speedy” version of No-Knead Bread takes about 5 1/2 hours to make, start to finish, but only about 10 minutes of actual [...]

You can’t beat a Babka

I first heard about babka on Seinfeld…

…but it was my friend Kendra who really introduced me to this soft buttery bread filled with rich chocolate smear (Yes, you can make it with a cinnamon filling, too, but I agree with Elaine: A cinnamon babka is a lesser babka.) when she was working at a bakery [...]

A faster way to make no-knead bread

If the process described in today’s column about no-knead bread seems daunting — it does involve 14 to 20 hours rising time — check out Mark Bittman’s new, speedier take on the recipe. The method, which was posted on NYTimes.com last week, promises no-knead bread that can be baked in an afternoon.
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