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Home made Baguette: yes you can!

I’ve tried making bread at home for years. The loaves have always come out too dense, or stodgy, or the results simply weren’t worth the effort. I’ve come to realise that bread-making is more of a habit than anything else. I can’t think of the last time I had a good loaf…or maybe it’s just British¬†preferences¬†that I’m having difficulty adjusting to. If I want some nice Italian style bread, I buy and freeze Crosta and Mollica’s sliced Pane Pugliese and if I want a soft, light pillow of Turkish pide, I’m left wanting. And French-quality baguettes? Forget it. …