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Baking homestyle bread rolls using homegrown wheat cooked with homemade charcoal at Kisima Farm, Timau.
Baking stone ground whole wheat fresh Kisima bread rolls and bread at the Kisima Petrol station just past Timau. All of the charcoal used in the oven is made from pruned branches of trees grown on the farm. This means that their energy cost is so low these delicious bread rolls are only 10bob each! They make and sell more then 200 a day and in total per day use a bit less then the box of charcoal in the picture.
letting the bread rolls rise.
the Kisima stone ground all natural flour.
The Large Cookswell Charcoal oven - only 38,000ksh