Tartine in San Francisco is reputed to make the best bread in the world.
Here is a video about Tartine’s resident baking genius Chad Robertson’s process that shows you why!
I love the surfing reference in this video. The idea that the weather provides the context for excellence in both surfing and baking. Its also a joy to hear the composition of local musical luminaries Tin Hat played by Marié Abe on the soundtrack.
Bread is a mixture
of flour and water
that is transformed
into something through
the course of fermentation,
the simplicity of those