Sourdough Pumpernickle Recipe

Step 1

Pour boiling coffee over chopped caraway seeds. Let the mixture cool and then add it to the rye flour and starter which have previously been mixed well. Let stand for 4 to 8 hours in a warm place, preferabley overnight. Then add the molasses, dry milk, salt, shortening,liquid milk, unbleached flour and yeast. Mix well. Cover the bowl and let rise to double. Then knead on floured board and shape into two round loaves on baking sheet. Let rise until double again and bake at 350 degrees for 30 minutes or until done.

Things You'll Need

  • 1 1/2c Active Sourdough Starter
  • 2tb Caraway Seeds, Chopped
  • 2c Unsifted Rye Flour
  • 1/2c Boiling Black Coffee
  • 1/2c Molasses
  • 1/4c Dry Skim Milk
  • 2ts Salt
  • 3tb Melted Shortening
  • 1/2c Whole Milk
  • 2 3/4c Unbleached Flour
  • 1pk Active Dry Yeast

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