Earlier this year we ran an exclusive competition for one lucky baker to win a place on Dan Lepard’s Sweet Sourdough Bread & Cakes course hosted by Juniper & Rose Kitchen Garden School in October. Dan taught the group of keen bread bakers some original and delicious sourdough recipes including chocolate sourdough cakes, fruit focaccias and fruity sourdough loaves. Sweet...
Following his success as a judge on the Great Australian Bake Off, Dan Lepard is back to offer keen bakers his tips and tricks on creating delicious sweet sourdoughs. To make it even sweeter, Dan has kindly teamed up with established food writer and chef, Vanessa Kimbell to offer one lucky BakeryBits customer a place on his one-day-only sweet sourdough course! Continue reading →
The Handmade Loaf by Dan Lepard is 10 years old this week Contemporary European Recipes for the Home Baker Written and photographed by Dan Lepard Our In house baker Vanessa Kimbell explains why this book is her favourite bread making book of all time. The Handmade Loaf is perhaps the single most influential bread making book of...
Photograph © Dan Lepard Dan Lepard, is undoubtedly one of the most influential bakers in the UK. His gentle, informative style gives even the most nervous of bakers confidence. Most people know Dan from eight years of writing a weekly column for The Guardian, but it's not just the newspaper that made Dan's work lead the way for home bakers...