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Sourdough Pumpernickel Bread (From King Arthur Flour)

Sponge Ingredients 1 1/3 cups active (fed) sourdough starter, any variety is fine 1 cup room temperature black coffee or potato water (water in which potatoes have been boiled) 2 cups pumpernickel flour 1/2 cup chopped onion Dough Ingredients 2 tablespoons vegetable oil 2 teaspoons salt 1/4 cup molasses 4 cups unbleached all-purpose flour Instructions To make the sponge: Measure the starter into a bowl. Add the coffee or potato water, pumpernickel, and onion. Stir together, cover, and let bubble away at room temperature overnight. To make the dough: The next day, stir the oil, salt and molasses into the sponge. Stir in the flour 1 cup at a time, until the dough comes together. Turn the dough out onto...

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