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Sourdough Hands: How Bakers And Bread Are A Microbial Match

Sourdough Hands: How Bakers And Bread Are A Microbial Match

NPR - Lindsay Patterson

If you bake a lot of sourdough bread, your hands might look like your loaves. Bacterially speaking, that is. The microbes found on bakers' hands mirror the microbes within their starters — the bubbly mix of yeast, bacteria and flour that's the soul of every loaf. That's the surprising finding from a …

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