Sourdough loaf

Sourdough recipes

18 Recipes

Bake a fresh loaf of sourdough bread with our ultimate recipe collection, then turn it into tasty canapés or a hearty traybake. 

How to make sourdough bread

4.32

(25 ratings)

Make a sourdough starter from scratch, then use it to bake a flavoursome loaf of bread with our simple step-by-step recipe.
  • 1 hour and 40 mins
  • A challenge

White sourdough

4.542855

(35 ratings)

Master the art of making sourdough bread with our step-by-step recipe. Learn how to create a starter, levain and the loaf itself with our expert tips.
  • 1 hour and 40 mins
  • A challenge
  • Vegetarian

Easy sourdough bread

3.903225

(31 ratings)

Don't be daunted by making a sourdough bread starter at home - this easy cheat's version makes a lovely loaf without the stress...
  • 1 hour
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Homemade sourdough bread

5

(14 ratings)

Make our easy sourdough starter seven days ahead to make our simple homemade sourdough loaf. Serve with your favourite casseroles or soups
  • 1 hour and 40 mins
  • Easy

Sourdough pizza

4.4

(5 ratings)

Make homemade sourdough pizza with a wonderfully chewy crust. Try our margherita recipe, then customise with your favourite toppings
  • 2 hours
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Rye sourdough bread

5

(4 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
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Sourdough cinnamon buns

4.545455

(11 ratings)

Use a sourdough starter to make these moreish cinnamon buns. It adds a contrasting tang to the classic sweet and sticky flavours. Top with a soft cheese icing, if you like
  • 1 hour and 40 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Sourdough starter

4.5

(18 ratings)

Learn how to make a bubbling sourdough starter using white bread flour and water. After feeding the starter for five days, you can use it to make a sourdough loaf
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Squash, sage & sourdough bake

4.42857

(7 ratings)

Butternut squash, sage, sourdough crumbs and parmesan are baked together in a dish that is perfect comfort food for autumn. Scatter with pumpkin seeds
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • More effort

Rye sourdough starter

4

(4 ratings)

Use rye flour to make an easy sourdough starter with a deep molasses flavour. Once active, you can use it to make any type of sourdough bread
  • Easy

Sourdough starter kit

3.666665

(3 ratings)

For the keen baker, why not give the gift of a sourdough recipe kit? Fill a jar with everything they need and add the final flourishes to make it Christmas ready
  • Easy

Sourdough bread sauce

0

(0 ratings)

Try a sourdough twist on classic bread sauce. Serve with your Sunday roast or to impress friends and family at Christmas. Can be made up to two days ahead
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Beans & feta on sourdough toast

5

(1 rating)

Upgrade beans on toast and turn it into something special with a sprinkling of feta, a thick slice of sourdough and a tin of chopped tomatoes
  • 7 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Lazy summer tomato & sourdough traybake

4.25

(4 ratings)

Celebrate tomatoes in all their different colours and sizes with this vibrant summer traybake. With mozzarella and ricotta, it's packed with flavour...
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • Easy

Sea veg with duck egg on sourdough

5

(1 rating)

Sea vegetables have become a popular restaurant menu item and this vegetarian supper shows them off to magnificent effect
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Rarebit toasts

4.7

(10 ratings)

This comforting snack is super-quick and easy, perfect for suppertime snacking.
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
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