Fred Danser

Altamura Bread: Understanding and Making This Legendary Bread

Fred Danser, a Senior Technical Advisor for Puratos, is a certified master baker with over 30 years of baking experience.Fred has worked with bakers from around the world using unique ingredients and sourdoughs to bake traditional and inspirational breads from different cultures. Join Master Bakers Fred Danser on an inspiring trip to Altamura combined with a baking demonstration session. 

Altamura is a little village in Puglia, Italy long known for its delicious breads. As a matter of fact, in 37 BC, Horace, a Roman author, tasted Altamura bread and falling in love with its unique taste, wrote in his personal journal that he thought this was where “the best breads in the world” were produced.