Turn out onto a lightly floured surface and knead for a couple of minutes. .css-14iz86j-BoldText{font-weight:bold;}The yeast microbes had been asleep for more than 5,000 years, buried deep in the pores of Egyptian ceramics, by the time Seamus Blackley came along and used them to bake a loaf of bread. var ctx = this; } onSuccess(); function appendNewsletterSignup() { setCookie(cookieName, value, expirationMinutes); It all started in mid-August 2011 with an email from the Hood Museum of Art at Dartmouth College in Hanover, N.H., asking me if I would give a presentation about ancient Egyptian beer-making in April 2012. Symbol copyright Maximilian Blackley . function setNewsletterCookie(cookieName, value) { Sale of bread at a market stall. }); prefix = 'artnet_newsletter_'; Seamus Blackley, who created the Xbox, has already made his first loaf of bread using what he believes to be the ancient micro-organisms. He has, he admits, made his fair share of "horrible, rock-like loaves". timeout: 10000 244 sold. "Yeasts are very robust creatures. function closeSignupBar() { Posted on : 08/10/2019. expirationMinutes = daysToMinutes(settings.expiration_days); prefix = 'artnet_newsletter_'; During the Old Kingdom, bread meant a flat, unleavened cake shaped into rounds or triangles. return ctx.regex.email.test( $email.val() ); var script = document.createElement('script'); + '