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Sourdough Starter 101

Sourdough starter is the cornerstone of every sourdough bread, and understanding it is crucial for successful baking. Whether you're stepping into the world of sourdough baking for the first time or seeking to elevate your existing skills, a deep understanding of your sourdough starter is crucial. Have you ever wondered how often you should feed your starter to keep it at its best? Or perhaps you've encountered the term "seed ratio" and are curious about its impact on your starter's health and activity. We'll address these questions and more, unraveling the science and art behind maintaining a healthy and active sourdough starter.

Ready to demystify the art of the sourdough starter? Continue reading to unlock the answers to your starter questions.