Keeping Up the Traditions: Alchemy of Bread Making

Keeping Up the Traditions: Alchemy of Bread Making

A photo report from Shemakha village where bread is still baked according to the old traditions. And this bread is very popular! It is sold to two neighbouring regions. Buyers know that this bread has no chemicals and is made from local flour.

Keeping Up the Traditions: Alchemy of Bread Making

Keeping Up the Traditions: Alchemy of Bread Making

Keeping Up the Traditions: Alchemy of Bread Making

These women got used to carry heavy sacks of flour.

Keeping Up the Traditions: Alchemy of Bread Making

The flour is poured into such capacities.

Keeping Up the Traditions: Alchemy of Bread Making

Meanwhile the furnace is being fired.

Keeping Up the Traditions: Alchemy of Bread Making

Pre-dough is the first to be made.

Keeping Up the Traditions: Alchemy of Bread Making

Mixing the ingredients.

Keeping Up the Traditions: Alchemy of Bread Making

They usually do not trust machines, work by hands.

Keeping Up the Traditions: Alchemy of Bread Making

Keeping Up the Traditions: Alchemy of Bread Making

The dough is ready.

Keeping Up the Traditions: Alchemy of Bread Making

Keeping Up the Traditions: Alchemy of Bread Making

Keeping Up the Traditions: Alchemy of Bread Making

Each loaf of bread is weighed on the old scales.

Keeping Up the Traditions: Alchemy of Bread Making

Then the loaves are put onto the baking dish.

Keeping Up the Traditions: Alchemy of Bread Making

And taken to the furnace.

Keeping Up the Traditions: Alchemy of Bread Making

There are hundreds of them…

Keeping Up the Traditions: Alchemy of Bread Making

Keeping Up the Traditions: Alchemy of Bread Making

Pretzels are made here too.

Keeping Up the Traditions: Alchemy of Bread Making

Keeping Up the Traditions: Alchemy of Bread Making

Keeping Up the Traditions: Alchemy of Bread Making

Ural bread.

Keeping Up the Traditions: Alchemy of Bread Making

Keeping Up the Traditions: Alchemy of Bread Making

The first buyers are already here.

Keeping Up the Traditions: Alchemy of Bread Making

It’s better to buy several loaves at once.

Keeping Up the Traditions: Alchemy of Bread Making

These elderly women are experts in good bread.

Keeping Up the Traditions: Alchemy of Bread Making

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