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With four ingredients, a few pieces of basic baking equipment, and ten minutes of work, you can bake amazingly delicious loaves of oven-fresh bread in your kitchen at home. Whenever you want.
Here at Breadtopia you will find video tutorials; recipes; premium baking ingredients including our own, Breadtopia-branded heirloom grains, flours, and sourdough starter; hand-picked, high-quality baking gear and supplies; and 24/7 access to the friendliest, most dedicated baking community you could ever hope to meet. To begin your bread-baking adventure, watch the short video above or one of the tutorials below. Enjoy!
Tutorials

 

Bread

Basic No-Knead Bread Method
Four ingredients, ten minutes work, stellar artisan bread

Sourdough No-Knead Bread Method
Our original contribution to the no-knead revolution: No-knead bread baking for the sourdough lover

No-Knead Bread Recipe Variations
Some of my favorite No Knead bread recipes

Traditional Whole Grain Sourdough
A traditional European style whole grain sourdough – delicious

Artisan Sourdough Rye
This is my favorite rye bread recipe of all time… so far.

Eric’s Easy Bake Series – Episode 1: Whole Grain Sourdough
As easy as sourdough no-knead baking is, a simple tweak or two to the basic recipe can make it even easier.

How to Make Bagels
The Breadtopia Vermont Sourdough Bagel – authentically delicious

How to Make Baguettes
Not quite No-knead, but close! And delicious.

More Bread Making Tutorials

 

Sourdough Starter

Make Your Own Sourdough Starter
A bread baker’s power trip: make your own starter

Managing Your Sourdough Starter
More than you need to know to keep your starter happy

Reviving Dried & Live Sourdough Starter
It’s easy to bring a dried starter back to life, or resuscitate a live one

More Sourdough Starter Tutorials

 

Pastry

Heritage Grain Graham Crackers
Great recipe to make with kids!

Moist Whole Wheat Banana Bread
Best healthy banana bread on the internet

Whole Wheat Croissants
Pastry Heaven

Pie Crust Cookies
A great low sugar kid (and everyone else) treat

Financiers
Small buttery, moist but chewy almond cake, often topped with fruit jam or dark chocolate squares

Strawberry Rhubarb Pie
This video reveals the true secret of eternal happiness

More Pastry Tutorials

 

Pizza

Homemade Artisan Pizza
Quality pizza requiring minimal time and effort

Grilled Sourdough Pizza
Sourdough pizza crust made easy

Recipes

 

Instant Yeast Bread

Denali’s No Knead Bread

Malcolm’s No Knead Method

Rick’s No Knead Variation

Rick’s No Knead Rye

Mark’s Caramelized Onion Loaf

More Instant Yeast Bread Recipes

 

Sourdough Starter Bread

Cajun Three-Pepper Bread

Whole Grain Spelt

Tutti Fruiti

 

Pastry

Marzipan Stollen

Pumpkin Ale Bread

Yuletide Panettone

 

Articles

 

Gluten Intolerance and Bread
What is gluten, and why does it cause so much trouble for so many people? And what role does bread play in this growing problem for an estimated 0.5-2.0% of all Americans and Europeans? [Read More…]

Breadtopia Visits The School of Artisan Food
Life got particularly good for us a few months ago when we paid a visit to The School of Artisan Food in Nottinghamshire England. Nestled in Sherwood Forest (yes, that one) we found a bit of artisan food heaven. [Read More…]

British Bread Adventures
Denyce and I celebrated 20 years of nuptial bliss with a trip to England. As with many of our travels, this one is also morphing into something of a bread themed adventure. Amazing how that happens.
Part One
Part Two
Part Three
Part Four

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