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sourdough stinging nettle pesto bread dealio

 
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Sourdough Stinging Nettle Pesto Bread

That's a mouthful of a title, eh? HAHAHA - see what I did there? food puns.. never. get. old



Written by our own permie, R. Ranson!


She gives a recipe for the stinging pesto alone, and the recipe for the whole shebangin' bread roll dealio as well.

She also gives a few tips on harvesting and handling these pokey little sheisters.

Enjoy!
 
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Thanks, my nettles are Autumn nettles but freshly regrowing after cutting, so definitely going to do this.
 
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I'm lamenting our dry summer and the lack of nettles now.  I think next year I'll try making this pesto and freezing some so I'll have enough for bread all summer long.  
 
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anytime you want to pop over to collect some nettles you are more than welcome . How many hundred weight do you want ?
 
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Looks like the link to the original article no longer works. I couldn't find it via the wayback machine, either. BUT, I did find an old blogpost by R Ranson about making a rye nettle sourdough bread, so maybe it's the same basic recipe!  

http://wholewheatfsm.blogspot.com/2014/06/sourdough-nettle-rye-bread-recipe-or.html

 
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