When we bought our house a couple of years ago, one of the cool bonus features was this:
CMomCook told me about a new bread baking forum which this month is featuring breads make with summer fruits, I knew I would have to participate! This new forum is called Twelve Loaves, and is designed to encourage more of us to bake at home. Which is something I totally believe in, so I am really excited to see where it takes me! A big thanks to Lora from Cake Duchess, Jaimie from Life's a Feast and Lisa from Parsley, Sage & Sweet (a personal fave in the food-blogging world!) for creating this fun new challenge, and for encouraging such creativity.
With a summer fruit bread challenge and beautiful, home-grown peaches in hand I was ready. Well, sort of. I was originally thinking I would make peach monkey bread, going from the strawberry monkey bread Auntie Twin had made. I made the sweet bread dough and had it proofing, then we went out to harvest.
I cooked down the pealed and chopped peaches with some brown sugar and cinnamon:
The sweet dough was rolled out and covered with cinnamon sugar:
I then drizzled the loaf with a cinnamon vanilla glaze:
Lisa or Lora's blogs for full rules and details. And don't forget to add yourself to the linky!