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Bread Recipes

In this collection, you will find all of my best bread recipes, including my mother’s peasant bread, this popular recipe for simple sourdough bread (lots of helpful tips included!), a moist and perfectly sweet banana bread recipe, the best-ever sourdough pizza crust, the best focaccia bread recipe, a reader favorite, and excellent no-knead pita bread.

If you are looking for even more bread recipes, my cookbook, Bread Toast Crumbs, is all about simple, no-knead bread baking. 

Just-baked buttermilk biscuits on a cooling rack.

Flaky Buttermilk Biscuits

A large sheet pan holding just baked pissaladière.

Pissaldière: The Original Focaccia Garden?

A sliced pepperoni and pickled jalapeño Detroit-style pizza on a board.

Detroit Style Pizza (Two Ways: Yeast and Sourdough)

Sliced ciabatta bread on a board.

How to Make Ciabatta Bread

Halved sourdough ciabatta rolls on a countertop.

Simple Sourdough Ciabatta Bread

A slice of brioche bread on a cutting board.

Easy Brioche Loaf Recipe (No-Knead)

Sourdough Toasting Bread on a board.

After A Year of Answering Bread Questions, My Best Advice for Bread Bakers

A stack of sourdough flour tortillas.

Sourdough Flour Tortillas (made with discard or not)

A loaf of sourdough bread.

Why is my sourdough so sticky? 4 Common Sourdough Mistakes + Answers to FAQ’s

A bowl of cut open rounds of pita bread.

Easy Homemade Pita Bread Recipe

Just baked sourdough pizza.

Simple Sourdough Pizza Crust: A Step-by-Step Guide

Fresh naan on a plate.

Simple, Yeasted Homemade Naan, A Step-by-Step Guide {Video}

Bread Toast Crumbs Kit in a box.

Peasant Bread Kits: The Gift of Homemade Bread

Overhead shot of just-baked buttermilk pull-apart rolls.

No-Knead Buttermilk Pull-Apart Rolls {Overnight or Not}

An overhead shot of a sourdough starter.

How to Feed, Maintain, and Store a Sourdough Starter

Sourdough boule freshly baked.

Easy Sourdough Bread (Whole Wheat-ish)

A montage of images that together amount to essential tools for sourdough bread baking.

Essential Equipment for Sourdough Bread Baking

Ultimate Sheet Pan Bacon, Egg, & Cheese Breakfast Slab Sandwich

Crumb shot of sourdough sandwich (or toasting) bread.

Easy Sourdough Sandwich (or Toasting) Bread

Bread Toast Crumbs

Bread Toast Crumbs Turns 2: Sharing 15 Recipes From Around the Web

sourdough focaccia, crumb shot

Simple Sourdough Focaccia: A Beginner’s Guide

12 essential and easy bread recipes

12 Essential (& Easy) Bread Recipes

Homemade Pizza Dough Recipe (Tons of Tips 🎉)

A brioche cinnamon bun, frosted.

The BEST Overnight Brioche Cinnamon Buns