Pasties in a literal sense are a filling of some kind, wrapped in pastry and baked until crisp and golden. Cornish pasties are perhaps the most famous of all pasties, but the recipes on this page show just how versatile pasties can be and give some idea of the many different types of possible fillings.
Authentic Irish soda bread consists of basic ingredients blended out of necessity. It does not contain eggs, sugar, raisins or even butter. Learn the history of this humble food & how to bake your own
This is an old biscuit recipe for yeast or angel biscuits. I’m a southern biscuit connoisseur, and these are the best biscuits in the world! Photos and detailed instructions and tips are included.
Delicious homemade cornbread with a touch of sweetness. Ready in 30 minutes and easier than you might think. Perfect for solitary indulgence or holiday get-togethers.
How to make authentic English muffins with chewy texture and plenty of nooks and crannies. Also, English muffin sandwich suggestions, and homemade blueberry English muffins, Wolferman's style.
Focaccia: an Italian flat bread, and so much more! Perfect as an appetizer, as a side with soup or salad; it can even be transformed into a main dish or dessert. Here's how to make it in your kitchen.
A perfect, fresh, authentic bagel can be yours without a trip to New York City. If you follow my step-by-step instructions, you can make perfect bagels in your own kitchen.
Learn to make this easy flatbread without yeast at home. You will only need four ingredients to enjoy this delicious bread, which will perfectly complement many meals.
Easy, sweet fruit buns, perfect for breakfast or morning tea, and as hot cross buns. With spice infused milk and your favorite dried fruits, these are worlds better than their factory made cousins!
Tips and pointers for perfecting your methods: Learn how to bake moist, delicious cornbread every time.
In celebration of National Pretzel Day, let’s examine the history of these twisted treats, and how to make them in your own kitchen.
An easy, delicious recipe for homemade scones bursting with fresh raspberries and bits of crystallized ginger. Also includes a recipe for homemade clotted cream to serve with the scones.
A festive spin on an old favorite. This fruity bread brings comfort during chilly weather and baking it will warm your kitchen and soul! Made with canned pumpkin, bananas, and simple ingredients.
Holiday baking with applesauce will save you time and money. This recipe has a delicious blend of spices and is perfect for holiday snacking and entertaining. Quick and easy for last minute plans.
One recipe makes rolls, pizza crust, naan, focaccia bread, cinnamon rolls, sticky buns, pesto rolls and more.
Hot cross buns are a traditional Easter treat. Learn their history, how to make them in your kitchen, and a few innovative variations.
English scones are quick and easy to make. An authentic traditional snack, scones are eaten in England for afternoon tea. Here are some tips to make your scones the best.
English muffins are a common breakfast bread. They can be simply toasted or elevated to elegance as the foundation for Eggs Benedict. You can make them in your own oven. I'll show you how.
Enjoy your afternoon tea with these sweet soft and fluffy bread buns. Reward yourself with these freshly baked buns that are so easy to make and bake.
Can't find an allergy-friendly cinnamon bread at the store? Make your own at home! If you have a bread machine to do the more laborious kneading and rising the dough, even better! The effort is so worth the satisfaction of knowing exactly what's in there. The value of that comfort is priceless!
This tempting hot chocolate banana bread was super easy to put together and even more delicious to eat. Decadent dark chocolate chips, cocoa powder, and cinnamon turn this already amazing banana bread into a recipe that everyone will fight for.
A great crackling cornbread recipe, with ideas for other cornbread recipes and how to make cornbread instructions. Photos included.
I made $3,000.00 baking and selling bread to earn money for my daughter to travel to Japan with her school band.
How to make Disneyland's Pumpkin muffin available at the park only during the Halloween Time season.
This is a truly amazing recipe for Mexican cornbread, with cracklings, onion, and jalapenos. Photos and easy instructions are included.
This is an easy brown soda bread recipe complete with step-by-step instructions and pictures. You will enjoy baking and love eating this warm, delightful bread.
Bacon, cheese, and buttermilk. If you've got any Southern cooks in your family, your tummy is already rumbling!
Here are four great reasons to own a bread machine along with my favorite recipe for Crazy Dough that I use to make homemade pizza and other goodies.
Here's my easy recipe for perfect bagels, with step-by-step photos; these bagels are boiled and baked, giving them a texture and flavor just like what you'd find at the corner bakery!
This delicious sweet-bread recipe is sure to be crowd-pleasing. When summer squash is in abundance, you might wish to use some of it in this manner. Your friends will surely want the recipe!
This recipe is the real McCoy! The biscuits are flaky and the gravy is creamy and packed with sausage. Sometimes we need a bit of nostalgia and these recipes will give you just that.
This recipe makes pretzels like Auntie Anne's pretzels. These pretzels are soft, buttery, and amazing. They are easy to make and produce wonderful tasting soft pretzels that taste better than the pretzels you get at the mall.
Delicious biscuits come in a pleasing variety. From to hardtack to Crostoli, there's a surprising selection available. Learn more about the different types of biscuits you can sink your teeth into.
Although this is a fantastic recipe to enjoy during the fall season amidst all of the other amazing pumpkin spice recipes, it's also great any time of the year. This yummy clean eating pumpkin spice banana bread is packed full of real pumpkin and is sure to be an easy, deliciously healthy treat.
Can easy banana bread really be moist? Learn 4 easy tricks for moist banana bread every time. Also included: optional variations and fancy streusel topping.
Pillsbury recently released their Sweet Hawaiian Grands Biscuits—but are they any good? Read on to learn about my breakfast experience with these new biscuits.
A classic banana bread recipe that I used to make with my mother. The times have changed but this recipe is timeless. Easy to make and easier to make disappear! 100% from scratch & sure to impress!
Naan breads are fairly straightforward to make at home, using either a grill or conventional oven. This page explores both methods and affords two slightly different basic recipes.
A quick, easy recipe to make healthy homemade wheat bread on a budget. This recipe calls for just five ingredients that you have in your kitchen right now, so you can have this yummy bread on the table for dinner tonight.
Don't put your delicious home-grilled burger on a wimpy store-bought bun. You can make your own, and they will taste outstanding! Trust me, we can do this together.
Scones are a very popular British baked good that are often served for afternoon tea. Did you know you can make scones at home by using some basic ingredients that you probably already have in your pantry? Let me show you how.
Banana muffins are one of the easiest snacks to make at home. All you need are a few ripe bananas, as well as a small handful of other ingredients that you probably already have in your pantry.
Even the pickiest eaters will enjoy this delicious zucchini snack bread that is packed with flavor. With an apple, bananas, and zucchinis included, it's a great way to load up on healthy vitamins.
You can make a jumbo or extra large muffin from any muffin recipe out there. You just have to know how to tweak the recipe in terms of baking time and amount you put in the pan. If you don't have a jumbo muffin pan, use custard cups or ramekins.
If you've never had real Irish soda bread, you're in for a treat. Just a few tricks and this simple, delectable golden treat will become a new favorite. Check out how easy it is to make this gorgeous bread for yourself!
Join me while I step away from the world of bread making machines and back into the strength, joy, and balance of working bread by hand.
You're really going to love these homemade clean eating whole wheat biscuits. Not only are they simple to whip up, and quick to bake, but they are wholesome and healthy for your family while being flexible enough to use for just about any meal.
Hailing from France, the croissant is one of the most famous pastries in the world. It might look impossibly complicated to make at home, but I just baked a delicious batch in my own kitchen. Let me show how I did it.
This easy Nutella Muffin recipe will have your kids screaming for more. Made using cake mix and filled with Nutella...you won't believe the aroma in your kitchen when they are baking.
These rolls are so easy to make, taste absolutely fantastic and are a healthier alternative than what you buy in your local grocery store.
A simple bread recipe that's fast and easy to make without a bread machine. This chocolate loaf isn't hard to bake and comes out perfect every time. It's as delicious as a slice of cake or a brownie and tastes great with a little cream cheese or jam.
Yorkshire pudding is a savory popover traditionally served with a roast prime rib of beef, but that’s not where it began. Let me share the story of its origins, and a few recipes, with you.
Although learning to grind flour and meals at home may seem intimidating to beginners, in fact, grinding seeds is very easy and not at all time-consuming. You will have fresh ingredients for baking or cooking at your fingertips, all the time!
Think baking homemade bread is difficult and time consuming? With beer bread it's not! Simply combine four easy ingredients and pop in the oven. Recipe variations included.
What is a loaf cake? Think of it as a muffin in the shape of a loaf of bread. There are savory versions, but the ones I present to day are sweet, buttery, and mix-in-one-bowl easy.
This is my recipe for making fluffy, homemade fruit scones. I show you how to bake a delicious, well-risen scone using the best ingredients. Step-by-step instructions, videos, and photos.
Are you tired of tasteless supermarket bread? Try this easy recipe for rustic cashew bread. The flavor and texture is reminiscent of a traditional continental bread and is suitable for sweet or savory toppings.
Banana bread is one of my favorite snacks to make for my family. It's very easy to make, and it's suitable to serve for teatime or appetizers.
When someone says croutons, do you think of the rock-hard, teeth-breaking boulders that you sometimes get when they're store-bought? Not all croutons are created equal, and this recipe will show you a way to make them crispy, flavorful, and delicious! You'll never buy store-bought croutons again!
Enough with the woe of muffin baking! With these foolproof techniques, you won't have to put up with muffins that are dry, dense, flat, wet, or soggy-bottomed ever again.
Scones—buttery and flaky, sweet or savory, little quick bread bites. They’re not just for four o'clock tea. Here's a brief history of teatime (just for fun), and an assortment of recipes, too!
Manna bread is a nutritious, cake-like product made from sprouted grains. The Manna Organics LLC company produces eight different varieties of the bread.
How to make a straightforward, uncomplicated loaf of white bread, perfect for sandwiches, toast, or to simply enjoy fresh with butter and jam. What could be better?
Sweet and sticky dates are a delicious treat. Have you ever tried making date bread? It's super simple and super healthy!
Making scones is very easy if you know how. This recipe includes tips for how to avoid common mistakes.
Naan bread is quick and easy to prepare with this special shortcut. Made with whole wheat flour, it's more nutritious than traditional naan.
Baking flaky biscuits isn't difficult. There's no need for magic, a degree in culinary arts, or rocket science knowledge. Let me show you how to make the perfect biscuit.
Wright's Premium Bread Mix is the perfect mix to teach children how to become Creative Junior Cooks. Baking has never been easier or as much fun. Who needs Plasticine when you can bake and eat bread.
Macaroni and cheese--no other comfort food is so universally loved. It transcends status, regional boundaries, and cultural differences. I guarantee you will find one here that changes your life.
Real or artisanal bread only has five ingredients: flour, water, leaven, salt and TIME. Have you read the ingredients on the package of the bread in the supermarket? Industrial bread substitutes chemicals for time. Time is why a true artisanal loaf costs so much more than industrial bread. Read more to find out what real bread is all about. Follow my journey in home made sourdough.
This perfectly moist, intensely banana-flavored bread is simple to make, but the results are incredible. Moist, flavorful, and addictive, you've found your new favorite recipe! It is so easy!
Looking for bread with flavor, instead of the pap sold in grocery stores? Why not bake your own, with heritage grains?
Bhatura is a popular Punjabi deep-fried Indian bread. Learn how to make instant bhature that are as crisp, fluffy, and delicious as the traditionally made ones. Recipe video is included.
This is an easy recipe for flax bread that uses healthy flaxseed meal, whole wheat flour, bread flour, canola oil, honey, and yeast. Includes step-by-step instructions and photos. Tastes wonderful!
In the north of Ireland, soda farls are the Irish soda bread. My grandmother spent the seventy years of her adult life cooking this wonderful bread on an old-fashioned griddle, before serving it up still warm, butter melting slowly over the top....
This is a special recipe my family uses every year. We like to make our holiday bread the "old-fashioned" way and infuse it with a special ingredient you can't get at the store: magic!
Try these fruity raisin bran muffins for a low fat, low calorie breakfast. Banana, applesauce and raisins make the muffin moist and slightly sweet. Only 77 calories per muffin!
Just a quick experiment to see what works best when you don't have paper muffin cups on hand - parchment paper, cook spray, or both?
Winter days call for hot steamy bowls of homemade soup or chili. Top those hearty warming dishes with bread sticks made from refrigerator biscuits from the oven to the table in minutes. Here's how.
How much bread goes to waste every day? Does it go stale, or does it go moldy? The solution is easy.
I love this stuff. You can start this while housebound in a snowstorm. While caring for sick kiddos. While sitting around in your pj's and just not wanting to go out. No trip to the store required.
Three recipes for Irish soda bread: brown, white, and sultana. Step-by-step instructions, photos, and a video are included.
Monkey bread was originally a buttery bread treat. Today countless variations take it from simple loaf to breakfast, lunch, dinner, snack time, or dessert "star of the show." The history of this classic treat, plus sweet and savory versions are here for you.
Many people are put off baking bread because they expect it to be difficult, but bread making can be easy and fun. Find out how in this recipe.
These delicious, soft, and buttery rolls will be a welcome accompaniment to a special dinner or any meal. They are great with soups or stews, or as sandwiches with leftover turkey or ham. Easy to prepare and possible to make ahead, these rolls are sure to become a family favorite.
Soda bread is a bread made without the use of yeast. This means that the bread does not require lengthy kneading or resting periods. It is extremely versatile and delicious with many accompaniments.
Recipe for Apple and Pear bread. Easy to make and can be eaten as a snack or with breakfast, lunch or dinner. Includes topping suggestions.
Simple Yorkshire pudding recipe. The perfect complementary side dish for a traditional roast beef dinner.
Recipe for baking simple and yummy biscuits with Sprite soda. These biscuits use only four ingredients and are ready in no time! They are perfect for breakfast, dinners, and yummy snacking in between.
This pumpkin muffin recipe omits the majority of the sugar found in muffins and replaces it with natural honey. The result is a moist, tasty muffin that can be enjoyed for breakfast or as an anytime snack!