Turkish-style sharing bread

Bread recipes

34 Recipes

Fill the house with the aroma of fresh-baked bread.

Classic white loaf


(31 ratings)

Once you've mastered this basic loaf, the bread-making world's your oyster
  • 2 hours
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Artichoke focaccia


(8 ratings)

Inject the taste of Italy into your picnics and al fresco dinner parties with this irresistibly moreish focaccia
  • 55 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Olive bread swirls


(27 ratings)

These delicious savoury rolls make an excellent side dish for a lunch party
  • 1 hour and 50 mins
  • More effort

Bread in four easy steps


(69 ratings)

Kids can help with this super-simple bread recipe. Use whichever flour you like, granary, wholemeal or white
  • 2 hours
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Flowerpot bread


(2 ratings)

Baking homemade bread is a chance for children to get involved in the kitchen, and flowerpots just add to the fun
  • 50 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

Sundried tomato soda bread baps


(3 ratings)

These craggy bread buns use bicarbonate of soda instead of yeast - serve with plenty of butter or top with soft cheese
  • 40 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Fruit & spice soda bread


(9 ratings)

A traditional Irish loaf that uses bicarbonate of soda instead of yeast - this version is sweetly spiced with fruit and oats
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy


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