Internet of Yum: Sourdough Fails, Gross Recipes, and More

Internet of Yum digs into all the things that make us drool while we're checking our feeds. On the menu this weekend: yeast starter, ugly sourdough, bad recipes on the web, Food TikTok, and how to turn Instagram into a recipe book.

Internet of Yum: Sourdough Fails, Gross Recipes, and More

Photo: mondrian.mashable.com

    Let's call him Seymour

    Show us your bad bread

    So your sourdough is ugly. Post it anyway!

    So your sourdough is ugly. Post it anyway!

    Mashable - Chloe Bryan

    While the majority of sourdough posts show off good bread, there's also a cohort of posters who are brave enough to show their — yes, that's right — bad bread. Usually these bad breads are early attempts: They've collapsed from over-proofing, or they're rock-hard with raw centers, or they have not a single air pocket. And while they may not be as pretty, they're just as important.

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