Sourdough Brioche

A friend of mine was visiting from San Francisco, and she told me one of her favorite breads is brioche. I’ve made other enriched breads before, like my Sourdough Hazelnut Chocolate Babka, but never this French classic. I honestly cannot believe how well this bread turned out, it was rich, soft, buttery, and shred-able, basically…

Sourdough Filipino Pan de Coco

One of my fondest memories of growing up in the Philippines was coming home from school to a basket of fresh-baked pan de coco from one of our local bakeries. These soft, chewy bread rolls with sweet coconut filling were a favorite of mine and one of the foods I missed most after immigrating to…

Sourdough Chocolate Hazelnut Cardamom Loaf

A few days ago I rewatched “The Great British Baking Show” season 4 bread week episode, and was inspired by Rav’s signature bake, a cardamom hazelnut chocolate babka. I love, love, LOVE the taste of cardamom and I’m always looking for excuses to use it in my cooking and baking. I converted his recipe into…