Bread recipes

Soda Bread

Soda Bread

This is quick and easy bread that doesn’t require kneading or rising as it doesn’t use yeast.   Take this plain white version and add seeds, or raisins and nuts, or substitute half the white flour for wholemeal to create a range of different flavoured breads
Bread and Butter Cucumbers

Bread and Butter Cucumbers

One thing I am cautious of in my garden is growing excess. A huge glut of something that does not get used/eaten is quite simply wasteful
Banana Bread - Loaves for the Neighbors

Banana Bread - Loaves for the Neighbors

The last time I made loaf cakes, I was asked how they differ from quick breads. In my world, cakes are lighter and sweeter than quick breads, and I tend to frost or dust them with powdered sugar
Lemon Bread

Lemon Bread

This is one of those breads you just can't resist slicing into for your afternoon tea. Sprinkle with dry bread crumbs and knock out the excess
Rye Bread

Rye Bread

This recipe comes from my book Savour, and I have just seen on the Amazon website that they have 4 'used' copies from $2
Rhubarb bread / Rabarbarin kruh

Rhubarb bread / Rabarbarin kruh

) and I baked such a wonderful bread. This vegetable, which is used as a fruit, is ideal for pies (especially with strawberries), jams, compotes, ice tea, cocktails, cakes, breads, puddings, sweet sauces
blueberry bread

blueberry bread

I find when I am in a good mood when I am cooking or baking, the result is always delicious, and todays blueberry bread definitely fitted in to that category
French Bread Rolls

French Bread Rolls

Folks who do not make bread don't understand how easy it can be to prepare, and they feel special when you make it for them
Bread with chickpea flour

Bread with chickpea flour

I remembered seeing a chickpea bread in a Revive Cafe cookbook and decided to try that. Revive Cafes in Auckland serve delicious vegetarian food and their cookbooks are fabulous
White bread isn’t dead

White bread isn’t dead

I read somewhere last week on Twitter that white bread’s days are numbered. Perhaps in another world, but in ours, weekends are all about white bread
Apple Bread

Apple Bread

A great way to start your day or a little something to have for a snack, this apple bread is made from just a few basic ingredients, takes no time at all to prepare, and can be either a savoury or sweet option
Banana Bread

Banana Bread

I made this banana bread a few weeks ago and believe me I wish I had some now. I can only eat soft foods at the moment and some nice soft banana bread with some butter spread over and lightly heated would be delicious right now