Lammas loaf

Spectacularly successful sourdough. On the third attempt; this loaf is at least twice as high as the first two. It may even be twice as high as the first two put together. (You will notice I have not taken pictures of the first two.) This is Andrew Whitley’s Cromarty Cob, a mostly white wheat loaf […]

Tales of My Landlady

A Novel by Jedediah Cleishbotham. Discovered in several instalments in May and June 2013. Set in Oxfordshire, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Inverness and Orkney. Chapter One It was near the end of the month of May, 20—, when a Scottish gentlewoman, who had just taken leave of absence from her duties in the south, made use of […]