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  • Seed & grain cottage loaf

    Seed & grain cottage loaf

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.16 ratings

    A fail-safe bread recipe that produces the perfect loaf- once you've mastered it, try swapping flours and altering the shape

  • Tiger bread sliced with jam

    Tiger bread

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.43 ratings

    With its iconic crackled crust and pillowy centre, tiger bread is a fantastic baking recipe to have up your sleeve. Our easy recipe is simple, and makes a great weekend project

  • Hedgehog rolls

    Hedgehog rolls

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.10 ratings

    Introduce kids to the art of breadmaking with this fun and easy starter recipe. These mini hedgehog rolls are the cutest bake you'll ever make

  • A loaf of bread cut into slices

    Plain flour bread

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.10 ratings

    This no-yeast bread is made using any plain flour you have at home. It’s slightly denser than a yeasted bread, but very satisfying spread with butter or dunked in hot soup

  • Warm naan bread stacked in a pile

    Naan bread

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.246 ratings

    Make your own Indian flatbreads at home and you'll never go back to buying them. Delicious eaten warm, these naans are ideal served with your favourite curry

  • A single brioche

    Brioche

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.43 ratings

    Make homemade brioche and enjoy with jam or butter for breakfast. It takes a little effort, but the results of this sweet, soft bread are well worth it

  • Focaccia in a baking tray

    Focaccia

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.139 ratings

    Make a simple, homemade version of this classic Italian bread. Serve our rosemary focaccia alongside pasta dishes or enjoy with green salads

  • Bread sliced with oil and balsamic in bowl

    Slow cooker bread

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.19 ratings

    Make an easy loaf with this slow cooker bread recipe. This simple project is perfect for beginners and uses strong wholemeal or white flour

  • Soft burger buns being carried on a plate

    Soft burger buns

    A star rating of 4.1 out of 5.59 ratings

    Combine the ingredients for brioche with a burger bun recipe to make a deliciously sweet, soft, light dough. It could also be shaped into hot dog rolls

  • Rye sourdough loaf in slices

    Rye sourdough bread

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.15 ratings

    This basic all-rye sourdough loaf has a deep malty flavour which works well with smoked fish or cured meats. Rye has less gluten than wheat so requires a slightly different technique

  • Vegan banana & walnut bread

    Vegan banana & walnut bread

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.38 ratings

    We love a slice of banana bread with crunchy walnuts and sweet dates, warm from the oven. This vegan version is great for breakfast or with an afternoon cuppa

  • Gluten-free bread served on a bread board

    Gluten-free bread

    A star rating of 3.4 out of 5.14 ratings

    A straightforward loaf of bread for anyone who's following a gluten-free diet. Bake this and use it to make sandwiches or toast, or simply slather it in butter

  • Soda farls on a wire rack

    Soda farls

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.7 ratings

    Celebrate St Patrick's Day with soda farls – an Irish soda bread flattened into a circle and divided into four 'farls'. Eat warm with butter

  • A caramelised onion focaccia cut into pieces

    Caramelised onion focaccia

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.6 ratings

    Cut this onion focaccia into squares or tear and share – it's an ideal side dish for a barbecue alongside summer salads and can be made a day ahead

  • Seeded wholemeal soda bread

    Seeded wholemeal soda bread

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.20 ratings

    Shop-bought bread can be loaded with salt, sugar and preservatives, so try making your own for a healthier loaf. It takes only 10 minutes to prepare

  • Porridge bread served on a chopping board

    Porridge bread

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Porridge eaters in the house? Use up cold porridge leftovers to make this easy porridge bread. Enjoy with butter and marmalade or with soup and sandwiches

  • Pesto focaccia sandwich

    Pesto focaccia sandwich

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.9 ratings

    The fillings for your sandwiches are baked into the bread here, making this an easy picnic option. To make it veggie, look for a vegetarian pesto

  • Fig & serrano ham picnic bread

    Fig & Serrano ham picnic bread

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.5 ratings

    Enjoy as it is with extra virgin olive oil and balsamic vinegar for dunking, or smear with soft goat's cheese and top with a handful of rocket

  • Lamb shoulder & smoky aubergine flatbread

    Lamb shoulder & smoky aubergine flatbread

    A star rating of 3.4 out of 5.3 ratings

    This is loosely based on the Turkish dish of lahmacun, but with a thicker bread base similar to pizza. Great for using leftover lamb, the charred aubergine gives a smoky depth

  • Cloud bread

    Cloud bread

    A star rating of 3.2 out of 5.38 ratings

    Light and fluffy, this bread substitute lives up to its name. Use it as a low-carb option for sandwiches

  • Turkish-style sharing bread

    Turkish-style sharing bread

    A star rating of 1 out of 5.1 rating

    This deep-pan version of a classic Turkish 'pizza' called lahmacun, topped with spicy lamb mince and red onion, cuts into bite-size wedges for a fuss-free yet flavour-packed party nibble

  • Courgette & cheddar soda bread

    Courgette & cheddar soda bread

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.33 ratings

    This simple loaf is easy to make but big on flavour and texture, with mature cheese, grated courgettes, oats and thyme

  • Cheese & pesto whirls

    Cheese & pesto whirls

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.56 ratings

    These herby tear-and-share bread rolls have mozzarella and sun-dried tomatoes baked into them - perfect for a picnic or for dipping into soup

  • Seeded wholemeal loaf

    Seeded wholemeal loaf

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.29 ratings

    This hearty, wholesome bread is rich in flavour and packed with seeds - try pumpkin, sunflower, poppy or linseeds

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