Sour Flour at La Victoria Bakery Coupons and Deals
Give a man bread and he'll eat for a day, give him a bread starter and he'll eat for life -- and help feed the rest of the community, too. That's the philosophy at Sour Flour, a community-oriented company devoted to education and empowerment via great bread: • $40 ($80 value) for a bread-making workshop • Class is held at La Victoria Bakery in the Mission The Art and Science of Bread Baking Baking can be intimidating for beginners, but this welcoming workshop is the perfect place to learn the basics of a starter, the flour and water mixture that serves as the basis for the bakery's hallmark sourdough. You'll learn about the different factors that can affect a starter's development, and how to use various "feeding" schedules and ratios. Sessions are offered on Sunday and on select weekday evenings. After making the starter, you can take it home and use it to bake bread in your own oven.