We ate this straight out of the oven topped with a smear of gympie cheese butter!
A Quick and Easy Rustic Loaf
(Adapted from Maria Speck)
3 cups wholewheat flour
4 tsp baking powder
1 ¼ tsp fine sea salt
1 tsp rapadurra sugar
2 tsp Italian dried herbs
2 tbs sage, roughly chopped
1/3 cup pepitas/pumpkin seeds
½ cup roasted artichokes (in oil but drained), roughly chopped
¼ cup pitted kalamata olives, pitted and roughly chopped
1 ½ cups organic milk (any type)
Preheat oven to 185 degrees celcius
Place the first six ingredients in a bowl and whisk together disperse ingredients and remove any lumps
Make a well in the centre and add the milk
Use a wooden spoon to gradually incorporate ingredients
Mix until ingredients come together and a moist dough is formed
Rest the dough for 5 – 10 mins
Line a flat baking tray of a pizza stone with glad bake
Then turn out the shaggy dough onto lined tray and use a spoon to shape it into a loaf shape
Using a sharp knife cut 3 diagonal slits across the top about ½ inch deep
Cover the loaf with a clean tea towel and let sit for another 10 mins
Place loaf in the oven on the bottom shelf and bake until well risen, crusty and nicely browned (about 45 – 50 mins)
Cool on a wire rack and cut with a serrated edge knife
Best served warm straight out of the oven or at room temperature the same day
Hey There, I’m Sherilyn the creator of Wholepromise. This is where I venture outside of being a mum, wife and Fertility Nurse Specialist. I live on the Sunshine Coast in Qld, Australia and am spoilt by year round access to Farmers Markets offering a plethora of local, seasonal and organic produce. In all Wholepromise is my style of food, it’s the food I want my boys to appreciate and it’s the food that makes me happy. Styling and photographing it is just another bonus.
For anyone interested in learning more about raw food then do take some time to stop by the website of Russell James . A pommy lad wi...
These little cupcakes constitute what I would regard a worthwhile indulgence and they are both grain and gluten free. Chocolate Co...
I seriously have no idea why I haven’t shared this considering we have been eating it all winter long. Soup is such a great thing to...
My husband ventured out last evening to do a trial run for his up coming adventure race . He left late yesterday afternoon and arrived ho...
I can't take credit for this fabulous chocolate chia cake but Tania Hubbard can. The founder of Husk and Honey , Tania is sma...
It’s Fabulous Fermentation Week - Fermented Beets with Orange & Thyme, Tzatziki and Spiced Chickpea CakesIt’s fabulous fermentation week and personally it couldn’t have come at a better time. After reluctantly being prescribed and taking...
"Beans, you mean beans as in beans a colleague said" I made this batch of black bean bean brownies and took them to work for m...
Easter Sunday – what a glorious morning. If there could possibly be a positive to getting up at the crack of dawn with kids, the glorious...
I like to make a big batch of these and store them for future use. They are easy, versatile and store well for long periods of time. T...
The clouds are crying as my eldest would say. I wander if the rain will ever stop. It’s cold, it’s wet, it’s dreary and not ...
- ► 2012 (39)
- ▼ September (5)