Foundation Sponge Recipe

Step 1

Crumble yeast in water. Allow to stand 20 minutes. Add flour to make a stiff drop batter. Beat until smooth. Cover and let stand in warm place overnight until light and bubbly. The greater amount of yeast makes the sponge work more rapidly.

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Things You'll Need

  • 1c Lukewarm water
  • 1/2 To 1 cake dry yeast
  • Flour

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