Artisan Bread Making: Ancient & Sprouted Grains (DVD + Streaming)


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Experiment with new flours and sprouted grain recipes for your most flavorful bread yet. James Beard Award-winning author and bread expert Peter Reinhart guides you beyond standard flours and techniques to create beautiful, bakery-worthy artisan loaves.

NOTE: If you’d like to purchase only the DVD for this class, you may do so through this link. (Please note, any class PDF materials are not on the DVD itself. You must have streaming access to download those materials associated with the class.)

Class Sessions

Ancient & Sprouted Whole Grain Breads (25:14)
Meet Peter Reinhart and get to know the terminology and benefits associated with baking bread with ancient and sprouted whole grains. Then, learn how to work with cooked whole grains and soakers as you make a multigrain Struan dough.

Shaping, Proofing & Baking the Multigrain Struan (20:44)
Channel your bread-baking powers as you shape, proof and bake the Struan loaf. Peter will also share the many delicious applications of this unique bread.

Ancient & Local Grain Hearth Breads (32:12)
Learn more about ancient whole grains and unlock Peter’s smart strategy for creating high extraction flour for use in a French country miche. Along the way, you’ll work with natural starters and instant yeast.

Breads With Cooked Whole Grains (19:50)
A multigrain country bread is up next, made with even more cooked ancient grains than the Struan. Peter shows you how to prepare the grains, explains the benefits of cold fermentation and demonstrates shaping techniques, too.

Sprouted Grain Breads (28:39)
Continue your sprouted grain education as you learn to make sprouted grain flour at home and bake it into a satisfying sprouted wheat bread. Peter also shares his method for quick and easy sprouted cornbread.

Sprouted Grain Bagels (22:09)
Finally, find out how to add a sprouted grain mash to bagel dough for the best bagels you’ve ever tasted. Peter will teach you how to make and shape the dough, then poach and bake your bagels to perfection.

Your Instructor

Peter Reinhart
An internationally renowned expert on bread and baking, Peter Reinhart is an instructor at Johnson & Wales University and a TED Talks speaker. He’s the author of five bread-baking books, including “The Bread Baker’s Apprentice,” which won both the James Beard and IACP Cookbook of the Year awards, as well as the International Gourmand Award for Best Baking Book in the World. Peter has spoken extensively on bread as a metaphor in the search for meaningfulness.

Bonus Materials

Artisan Bread Making: Ancient and Sprouted Grains - Recipes and Resources


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