Tuesdays With Dorie – Kugelhopf

See previous TWD post about unpronouncable names.

My house is sub-zero, so my dough did not rise very well.  Also, my Kugelhopf Pan must have been in the shop (heh), so I just used a plain ol’ bundt pan.  The end product looked like an enormous raisin bagel.

In conclusion, Rachel and I spent our anniversary waiting for dough to rise.

The good news?  After a disappointing couple of weeks (Pumpkin Muffins, Chocolate Cupcakes, and Rugelach), I’ve produced something that I am proud of.  It tastes pretty good.

Gotta run.  Lots of stuff to catch up on.

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16 Responses to “Tuesdays With Dorie – Kugelhopf”

  1. Glad you liked it. Seems like a good anniversary baked good, looks like there’s a heart in the middle. How cute.

  2. Hey! You did a great job.

    Mine didn’t raise either, even with all the waiting.

  3. 🙂 Love the large raisin bagel 🙂 Mine didn’t raise very well either because my kitchen was cold. Yay for Kugelhoph!

  4. Glad to hear that you had better results than me. I wasn’t a kugelhopf fan and if it had been my anniversary I think I would have been pissed. Rachel is a saint. She’s definitely a keeper! 🙂
    Clara @ iheartfood4thought

  5. Okay, I have to admit, it does look like a giant raisin bagel. But taste is what matters, right? =) Happy anniversary!

  6. Dude – you did a GREAT job!!! Glad you were proud of it. Happy Anniversary 🙂

  7. Glad to hear you had nice results. It looks like the most tasty raisin bagel!! Happy anniversary too!

  8. It looks just like a heart. Awwwwww. A hint for rising dough — turn the oven on low for a minute or two. It’s a great warm place to rise your dough.

  9. I can’t think of a better way to spend an anniversary, LOL! 😉

  10. haha–it does look like a raisin bagel! i can think of lots things to do on an anniversary while waiting for dough to rise, so hopefully it wasn’t too bad! 🙂

  11. I love your giant raisin bagel! Did it taste good? Happy anniversary to you.

  12. I loved this recipe and thought it was well worth the wait. I’m glad you did too.

  13. Happy Anniversary!

  14. Mike – it looks great! Hope the two of your had a great anniversary!

  15. Hey – happy anniversary and happy kugelhopf eating. I’m late getting around to reading blogs this week. Yours looks delicious!

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