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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, and this overnight focaccia bread recipe, a reader favorite.

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

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.

Favorite 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

just-baked orange-ricotta pound cake — this is a one-bowl cake, flavored with orange zest and orange liqueur, made with butter (as opposed to oil). It stays moist for days and makes a wonderful gift.

One-Bowl, Orange-Ricotta Pound Cake

A steamer filled with Chinese steamed scallion buns.

Chinese Steamed Buns with Scallions (Hua Juan)

A sheet pan filled with freshly baked bagels.

Foolproof Homemade Bagels Recipe

The 44 Special: a sweet potato sandwich with homemade bread and pickled onions.

The 44 Special: A Dreamy Roasted Sweet Potato and Pickled Beet Sandwich with Aioli and Goat Cheese

A board with freshly baked dukkah bread on top.

Everything Bagel & Dukkah Peasant Bread

Brioche buns on a baking sheet.

The Best, Easiest No-Knead Brioche Buns

Overnight, refrigerator foccacia, freshly baked and sliced.

Overnight, Refrigerator Focaccia = The Best Focaccia Bread Recipe