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The Rye Baker website down

alcophile's picture

The Rye Baker website down

I recently wanted to look at some recipes on Stanley Ginsberg's website (, but the site appears to be down. I received an error on access of the site:

Composer detected issues in your platform: Your Composer dependencies require a PHP version ">= 7.3.0".

I've tried different browsers, but I believe the problem is on his end. Has anyone else encountered this issue?


tpassin's picture

That error message definitely means it's at his end.  One part of his edit/production software got updated but the update  needs a later version of PHP, which is a programming language often used for making web sites.

CalBeachBaker's picture

What recipes were you looking for?


alcophile's picture

I was just browsing for a future rye bake. But I am going to use the Wayback Machine to save some recipes of past bakes in case his website is no longer being managed.

The Roadside Pie King's picture
The Roadside Pi...

I can whole heartedly recommend making Mark Sinclair 's Dutch Walnut bread. It does i

Include a nice healthy dose of rye sour. 

Sinclair bakery Walnut Bread