― Everyone who cooks a lot has a few recipes that could make from memory, even though they require a specific formula. For some people. it's morning pancakes. Or biscuits. Or maybe pie crust or cookies. ∙ For me, that recipe is my basic bread formula. It's the one that I know will always work. I can knead it by hand or in the bread machine or with a stand mixer or food processor. I can bake this bread in a loaf pan or free-form. Or I can make buns. ∙ It's not a fancy loaf - it's [...].