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


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  • Sourdough bread

    How to make sourdough bread

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.38 ratings

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

  • Loaves of bread with butter and knife

    White sourdough

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.92 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.

  • Easy sourdough

    Easy sourdough bread

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.36 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

  • A selection of sourdough hot cross buns

    Sourdough hot cross buns

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.11 ratings

    Enjoy baking sourdough bread? Then you have to give these hot cross buns a go. They take more effort, but the result is some of the best buns you’ll ever taste

  • A sweet sourdough loaf

    Sweet sourdough

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Enjoy baking sourdough bread? Try this enriched sourdough, which you can make into a brioche loaf or use to make other sweet sourdough bakes

  • Sourdough loaf cut into slices

    Homemade sourdough bread

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.20 ratings

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

  • Focaccia on cooling rack with slice cut

    Sourdough focaccia

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.6 ratings

    Bake a fresh batch of sourdough focaccia with our step-by-step recipe and top breadmaking tips. Enjoy a golden brown slice drizzled with olive oil

  • Slices of sourdough pizza next to a pizza cutter

    Sourdough pizza

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.8 ratings

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

  • 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

  • Sourdough cinnamon buns, half of the tray iced, the other half un-iced

    Sourdough cinnamon buns

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.21 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

  • Jar of sourdough starter, flowing over edges

    Sourdough starter

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.34 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

  • A casserole dish serving squash, sage & sourdough bake

    Squash, sage & sourdough bake

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.13 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

  • Bucket of rye sourdough flowing over the top

    Rye sourdough starter

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.8 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

  • Sourdough starter kit

    Sourdough starter kit

    A star rating of 3.4 out of 5.5 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

  • Sourdough pancakes recipe

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.12 ratings

    Make a batch of sourdough pancakes for a tasty breakfast treat. This easy recipe is great for using up a sourdough discard from your starter

  • A small bowl serving sourdough bread sauce

    Sourdough bread sauce

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 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

  • Beans & feta on sourdough toast

    Beans & feta on sourdough toast

    A star rating of 5 out of 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

  • Lazy summer tomato & sourdough traybake served in a roasting dish

    Lazy summer tomato & sourdough traybake

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.5 ratings

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

  • Sea veg with duck egg on sourdough

    Sea veg with duck egg on sourdough

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.3 ratings

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

  • Rarebit toasts

    Rarebit toasts

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.12 ratings

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

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