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Easiest Way to Make Yummy German Sourdough Rye Bread (Roggenmischbrot)

German Sourdough Rye Bread (Roggenmischbrot). Hallo, Leute! (Hello, people!) This recipe had several firsts for me: I weighed ingredients in grams, I used a temperature probe to see if the bread was. Great recipe for German Sourdough Rye Bread (Roggenmischbrot). Maybe on of the most common breads in Germany - this one is heavy, hearty and packed with flavor.

German Sourdough Rye Bread (Roggenmischbrot) But with the Rye bread without sourdough we had already the right starting point to step into the world of sticky rye dough - practising this bread before It is a classical german "Roggenmischbrot" (literally mixed rye bread), with a slight sour and hearty flavour. Rye breads are moist and sweet, perfect both with salty salmon roe and fruit jams. Whenever I have excess sourdough rye bread, I cut it up into small bites and toast The traditional all-rye breads can be quite time consuming taking several days to put together (like Swedish and German breads). You can have German Sourdough Rye Bread (Roggenmischbrot) using 16 ingredients and 14 steps. Here is how you cook that.

Ingredients of German Sourdough Rye Bread (Roggenmischbrot)

  1. Prepare of *** Rye Sourdough ***.
  2. It's 175 g of Rye flour.
  3. It's 175 g of water (175 ml).
  4. You need 18 g of rye sourdough starter.
  5. It's of *** Wheat Flour Biga ***.
  6. You need 175 g of white bread flour.
  7. Prepare 175 g of water (175 ml).
  8. Prepare 2 pinches of dry yeast or 0.2 g fresh yeast.
  9. Prepare of *** Main Dough ***.
  10. You need 175 g of rye flour.
  11. Prepare 60 g of spelt flour.
  12. Prepare 12 g of barley malt or molasses (optional).
  13. It's 12 g of salt.
  14. You need of *** Optional Mix-in ***.
  15. Prepare 50 g of dry figs (2 large, chopped up).
  16. You need 40 g of choppped walnuts.

Home Baked Bread for Sale (see Notes next to Photos): Rye Sourdough Bread (Seigle), Pumpernickel, Schwarzwaelder Kruste (Black Forest Bread). Sourdough bread comes in many types, depending on the flour used, and this makes a dense rye loaf. In any case it is made with a sourdough starter, rather than packaged yeast, which uses the yeasts that occur naturally in the atmosphere and on flour. This recipe is from Beatrice Ojakangas's Great Whole Grain Breads, modified to use sourdough starter.

German Sourdough Rye Bread (Roggenmischbrot) instructions

  1. Mix the ingredients for the rye sourdough in a bowl. Cover tightly with wrap and let sit at room temperature for about 20 hours..
  2. Mix the ingredients for the wheat flour Biga in a separate bowl. Cover tightly with wrap and let sit at room temperature for about 20 hours along with the rye sourdough..
  3. After 20 hours, mix together the 2 pre-doughs..
  4. Then mix in the rest of the ingredients for the main dough..
  5. Remove from bowl and knead on a floured surface..
  6. Knead for 15-17 minutes until smooth..
  7. If mixing anything in like, seeds or dry fruits, knead into the bread now and knead for 1 more minute..
  8. Form into a ball, return to a large bowl and let rise for 90 minutes..
  9. Shape into a round boule or oblong loaf. Let rise covered with a cloth, or upside-down in a proofing basket for another 30 minutes..
  10. While the bread is rising in step 9, preheat oven to 250°C/500°F. Place a shallow pan at the bottom of the oven for creating steam later (also prepare some boiling water for this).
  11. After bread has finished rising, place on a baking sheet and cut a deep score down the center, or across in 3-4 places..
  12. Put in center rack and pour in some boiling water into the pan so it steams up..
  13. Bake at 250°C/500°F for 10 minutes, then remove the steam tray, lower temperature to 190°C/375°F and continue baking another 45 minutes. (total time is 55 min.).
  14. Remove and let complete cool on a rack..

Since I posted this recipe, it has become very difficult to get medium rye flour. Since I am German I miss the german bread a lot. Sourdough bread often has a lower glycemic index than most other bread meaning it doesn't spike your blood Can you make this into rolls by pouring the dough into muffin tins? I used to go to this German restaurant in Milwaukee and I have memories of. While this bread machine bread isn't "authentic" sourdough, it makes a wonderfully textured, high-rising, great-tasting loaf, thanks to King Arthur Whole-Grain Bread Improver.