Build Your Own Earth Oven; A Low-Cost Wood-Fired Mud Oven, Simple Sourdough Bread, Perfect Loaves
3rd edition (revised expanded & updated)
"Creative. Innovative. Brilliant. ...the definitive book on how to build an adobe oven..."--William Rubel, author, The Magic of Fire
Visitors to Sutter's Fort will find a Horno, outdoor adobe oven that is still used today to bake bread. This book shows you how to create your own at home!
Build Your Own Earth Oven is fully illustrated with step-by-step directions, including how to tend the fire and make perfect sourdough hearth loaves in the artisan tradition. The average do-it-yourselfer with a few tools and a scrap pile can build an oven for free, or close to it.
132 pages, written by Kiko Denzer with Hannah Field. Foreword by Alan Scott