Category Archives: breads

Geeek flat bread ~Lagana

A flat bread that looks like our pide, reminiscent of Italian focaccia as per contents. The flat bread lagana appears once a year in Greece, on the first day of Orthodox lent, that is Clean Monday. It is a sine … Continue reading

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Bread with bulgur

Bulgur is made from the groats of durum wheat and a common ingredient in Turkey, but not a bread ingredient. I tried bread with bulgur, which is a bit sweeter from the regular bread. It is luscious hot out of the oven! 3/4 cup bulgur 2 … Continue reading

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Sweet bread with saffron and anise seed

Pan dolce or sweet bread with the aroma of anise seed is excellent for breakfast. 400 gr flour 100 gr candied orange (cut in small cubes) 150 gr sugar 150 ml milk 2 T Rum 1/2 t saffron 25 gr beer yeast … Continue reading

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Flat bread – Pide

1 cup of flour 1/2 t instant yeast 3/4 cup lukewarm water a pinch of salt black cumin seeds Combine flour and salt into a bowl. Then stir in the yeast. Add lukewarm water.  The dough should be soft and smooth, just a … Continue reading

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Barley flour pizza with aubergine and pine nuts

For the dough: 200 gr  barley flour 100 gr all purpose flour 25 gr. fresh yeast  3/4 cup lukewarm water salt Dissolve yeast in lukewarm water. Put barley flour and all purpose flour in a bowl and make a well in the center and put dissolved … Continue reading

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