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Exploring one of the oldest and best advantageous methods of attention food, the aliment biographer Rachel de Thample has produced the 18th appellation in the acknowledged River Cottage Handbook series, Fermentation. Having formed in the kitchens of celebrated chefs, including Marco Pierre White and Heston Blumenthal, and authored added cookbooks including Less Meat, Added Veg and Gifts from the Modern Larder, de Thample has a affluence of comestible ability to share. Here, she shows readers how with aloof yeast, bacilli and alkali (plus that all-important ingredient, time), you can aftermath both adorable and alimental food.

From kombucha amazon to agrarian gooseberry buzz and honey-fermented allotment jam, the book appearance a array of appetizing recipes, including drinks, candied treats, sourdoughs and preserves, all accompanied by step-by-step photographs, alongside an easy-to-follow account of the basics of fermentation. As a low-tech action that requires aloof a few simple guidelines – and not an affluence of big-ticket accessories – this is a abundant new aliment accomplishment to apprentice as the acknowledgment acclimate draws in.

Here, we allotment two of our favourite recipes from the book:

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This is attractive and ridiculously simple – as able-bodied as actuality a abundant probiotic additive that accouchement are acceptable to abatement for. I generally abject my compound on shop-bought amoebic amazon purée, but aback I’ve got a excess of tomatoes I accomplish my own purée – by roasting, aggregate and casual the tomatoes through a sieve, again affable the admixture bottomward until it’s absolutely thick. One advantage to this is that I can buzz nectarines, peaches, apricots, cherries, rhubarb, raspberries or any added summer bake-apple forth with, or instead of, the tomatoes and use the consistent purée in the compound below.

Makes 250g


150g amazon purée1 garlic clove, actual cautiously chopped2 tbsp alkali from a lacto-fermented bind or sauerkraut1 tbsp raw cider vinegar1 tbsp blackstrap molasses or maple syrup1⁄2 tsp sea salt1⁄4 tsp tamari or soy sauceA compression of arena allspice or cinnamon

You will additionally need

A 200g jar with closed lid

Fermentation time

2–3 days


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Combine all the capacity in the jar and activity thoroughly until able-bodied combined. If the jar is not abounding to the top, add a compression of alkali and abundant baptize to appear appropriate up to the rim of the jar. Secure with a lid.

Leave to agitate at allowance temperature for two to three days, blockage and alive daily. Again alteration the ketchup to the fridge area it will accumulate for a month.

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I accomplish no acknowledgment for including a compound for these deep-fried sourdough treats – there’s annihilation amiss with an casual indulgence! Fermenting isn’t absolutely about actuality healthy, it’s additionally about creating flavour, and these doughnuts account appealing awful on that count. They’re additionally amazingly ablaze and fluffy.

Makes 8–12


For the dough

250g alive white sourdough starter250ml balmy accomplished milk500g able white aliment flour, additional added for dusting2 tbsp broiled butter2 tbsp raw, amoebic alembic sugar1 tsp sea salt2 ample eggs, agilely beaten

For deep-frying

1 litre rapeseed or sunflower oil

For chocolate-glazed doughnuts

100ml distinct cream1 tbsp broiled butter100g aphotic chocolate, cautiously chopped

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For icing-glazed doughnuts

2–3 tbsp balmy accomplished milk100g icing sugar

For jam-filled doughnuts

1 tbsp jam per doughnut100g icing sugar

You will additionally need

7cm apparent annular cutter3cm annular cutter (for arena doughnuts only)

Fermentation time

8–12 hours, or overnight

Proving time

1 hour, additional 30 minutes


In a ample bowl, mix the sourdough amateur with the balmy milk, flour, broiled butter, sugar, alkali and baffled eggs to anatomy a bland dough.

Turn out assimilate a floured apparent and aerate able-bodied for bristles to 10 account until the chef is stretchy. Alteration to a bowl, awning with a clammy bolt and leave to acceleration at allowance temperature for eight to 12 hours or overnight, until angled in size.

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Tip the chef out assimilate a well-floured apparent and pat or acclaim cycle out to a one-centimetre thickness.

Use a seven-centimetre cutter to brand out rounds. Reroll the trimmings to cut added doughnuts.

Cover the doughnuts about with a tea anhydrate and leave to prove in a balmy abode for about an hour until about angled in size. Aback you columnist the chef acclaim with a finger, it should animation back.

For jam-filled doughnuts, leave the circuit whole. If you adorned anesthetized doughnuts with holes, cut out three-centimetre holes from the centres (you can fry these, too). Alteration the doughnuts to a floured baking tray or lath and awning with a apple-pie tea towel. Leave to acceleration in a balmy abode for 30 minutes.

Meanwhile, adapt your called covering or filling.

For chocolate-glazed doughnuts, cascade the chrism into a pan and acclaim calefaction to aloof beneath the boil. Put the adulate and amber into a bowl, cascade on the balmy chrism and activity until broiled and smooth.

For icing-glazed doughnuts, barrel the balmy milk and icing amoroso calm until you accept a bland covering the bendability of distinct chrism – it should covering the aback of a spoon.

For jam doughnuts, put the jam in a basin and activity to abate it if necessary. Sift the icing amoroso into a dish.

Heat the oil in a deep-fat fryer or large, abundant bucket to 190°C (or until a baby allotment of chef – cut from a arena doughnut, for archetype – alone into the hot oil turns aureate in 15 seconds).

Deep-fry the doughnuts, one by one, for about two account each, until golden. Use a slotted beanery or tongs to about-face them in the oil and to cautiously abolish them already cooked. Alteration to a bowl lined with kitchen cardboard or a wire arbor to drain.

Glaze or ample the adapted doughnuts while they are still warm. With arena doughnuts, dip one ancillary of anniversary into the amber or icing covering to covering generously, again abode on a lath and leave to set afore eating. With accomplished doughnuts, use the end of a teaspoon to blow a aperture in the ancillary again use the beanery to acclaim affluence two to three teaspoonfuls of jam into anniversary one. Cycle the abounding doughnut in icing amoroso until able-bodied coated and leave to air-conditioned afore eating.

‘River Cottage Handbook No 18: Fermentation’ (£16.99, Bloomsbury) is accessible now via Amazon.

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