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. 

27 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Make a sourdough starter from scratch, then use it to bake a flavoursome loaf of bread with our simple step-by-step recipe.

1 hr and 40 mins
A challenge
43 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

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 hr and 40 mins
A challenge
Vegan
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31 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

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 hr
More effort
Vegetarian
15 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Make our easy sourdough starter seven days ahead to make our simple homemade sourdough loaf. Serve with your favourite casseroles or soups

1 hr and 40 mins
Easy
Vegan
6 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

Make homemade sourdough pizza with a wonderfully chewy crust. Try our margherita recipe, then customise with your favourite toppings

2 hrs
More effort
Vegetarian
7 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

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
11 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

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 hr and 40 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
21 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

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
Vegan
7 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

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 hr and 5 mins
More effort
4 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

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
3 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

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
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

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
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star 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
4 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

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

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
28 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Any leftover hummus from this summery lunch dish will keep well covered in the fridge for up to three days and makes a great snack with toasted pittas

11 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

This smooth duck liver parfait with a hint of Grand Marnier and Morello cherry jam can be made ahead, ready for a dinner party. Serve on toast as a starter or canapé

55 mins
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Sea vegetables have become a popular restaurant menu item and this vegetarian supper shows them off to magnificent effect

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
10 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This comforting snack is super-quick and easy, perfect for suppertime snacking.

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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