Amish Friendship Starter

Recipe by Kim D.
READY IN: 240hrs 5mins
SERVES: 4
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Day 1: In a large glass or plastic bowl, combine 1 cup sugar, 1 cup flour, and 1 cup milk.
  • Stir with a wooden spoon.
  • Cover loosely with a clean cloth dish towel.
  • Keep at room temperature.
  • Day 2: Using a wooden spoon, stir once a day.
  • Day 3: Using a wooden spoon, stir once a day.
  • Day 4: Using a wooden spoon, stir once a day.
  • Day 5: Add 1 cup sugar, 1 cup flour, and 1 cup milk.
  • Stir.
  • Day 6: Using a wooden spoon, stir once a day.
  • Day 7: Using a wooden spoon, stir once a day.
  • Day 8: Using a wooden spoon, stir once a day.
  • Day 9: Using a wooden spoon, stir once a day.
  • Day 10: Add 1 cup sugar, 1 cup flour and 1 cup milk.
  • Stir.
  • Remove 3 cups of mixture and give one cup to three friends.
  • Save remaining starter for yourself, feeding every fifth day with 1 cup sugar, 1 cup flour and 1 cup milk.
  • ~Note~Don't forget to print out the directions for your friends, so they know how to feed the starter!
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