Book Review & Giveaway: "52 Loaves: One Man’s Relentless Pursuit of Truth, Meaning and a Perfect Crust."
What constitutes the perfect loaf of bread? It takes author, William Alexander, approximately 52 loaves to figure out that bread making is an art form and everyone has their own methods and ideas of what the perfect bread actually is. Through this book you follow William on his quest for finding the perfect loaf. He travels to Canada and France and makes visits to both a yeast factory and wheat mill The book keeps you engaged until the very end with the last loaf of bread being baked.
Just to be clear this is not a bread baking manual; but rather it provides you with the history of the bread making process and helps you make sense of what happens during this process. William’s journey takes the reader through a multitude of bread baking techniques; explaining the pros and cons of each. He builds a brick oven, grows his own wheat, even gives lessons to monks. If you’ve ever tried making bread at home you will appreciate Williams efforts and will realize that you are not alone on the quest for the “perfect loaf”
And now for the Giveaway. One lucky reader will be randomly selected to receive a copy of "52 Loaves"
Just leave a comment below by midnight on June 16th. You'll get etra entrees if you tweet this contest...just make sure to also let me know that in your comment.