Beginner Breadmaking: Greek Style Pita Bread

Beginner Breadmaking: Greek Style Pita Bread

Here we have another very simple bread for you to make at home. Greek style pita (or ‘pocketless-pita’) completes a souvlaki, gyros or kebab. I ate lots of them in Greece while on my first holiday with my first ‘proper’ girlfriend oh-so long ago. It’s 

Simple, elegant baking: How to make Biscotti

Simple, elegant baking: How to make Biscotti

So here’s a small departure from the usual ‘how to’s’ you’ll find on the site. Those who follow the Instagram posts, are one of my team at work, or were at a friend’s 50th birthday party recently will know that I’ve baked a bunch of 

Beginner Breadmaking: Focaccia

Beginner Breadmaking: Focaccia

Focaccia is an interesting little beast that blurs the lines between a pizza and a bread. It’s also fairly moist and almost cake-like in texture. Most importantly, though; it’s delicious and very easy to make. It’s great served as part of a large meal, with a 

Beginner Breadmaking: Basic Flatbread

Beginner Breadmaking: Basic Flatbread

Flatbreads seem to have become more and more popular over the past 2 decades or so. If you’d have asked me for an example of a flatbread back in the 80’s, I probably would have said ‘pizza’ and, maybe, ‘naan’. The reputation is well founded 

Beginner Breadmaking: The Basic Loaf. Get Breadmaking!

Beginner Breadmaking: The Basic Loaf. Get Breadmaking!

Stoneground Spelt: Basic Loaf This post is intended to show you how to bake your first loaf. For those who do bake, please feel free to share your tips and tricks in the comments. I’ve found that, using this method, it’s possible to have a completed