IG Live Baking

Welcome to Bread Ahead IG LIVE Baking.

If you can’t come to us then we can come to you, every Wednesday and Saturday at 2pm on Instagram live we’ll be sharing our favourite baking lessons with you.

Check out the schedule below and the ingredients you’ll need to get baking along with us.

We hope to see as many of you as possible, so please tune in, comment, share and happy baking.

Remember you can watch over 30 of our tutorials on YouTube & Facebook at any time!


You can now purchase and download our Online Baking Recipe E Books


FOUGASSE 01.08.20


50g cold water 

2g fresh yeast 

50g strong white bread flour


Poolish (as above) 

270g strong white bread flour 

5g fine sea salt 

4g fresh yeast  

150g water


We will be baking the traditional Chapel Loaf.

Visit: https://www.breadahead.com/lammas-day-booklet

And download the e-booklet for the recipe!

PITTA BREAD 12.08.20

250g strong white (or wholemeal) bread flour 

4g fine sea salt 

6g fresh yeast  

140g water  

10g olive oil



500g bread flour
3g salt
10g caster sugar
280g full fat milk
10g fresh yeast
zest of 1 lemon
1 egg yolk
80g softened unsalted butter


80g softened salted butter
120g soft light brown sugar
2 teaspoons ground mixed spice

1 teaspoon ground all-spice

285g currants


Juice of 1 orange

Juice of 1 lemon

200g sugar

1 cinnamon stick

BIALYS 19.08.20

200g cold water
7g malt syrup (you can substitute honey if desired)

7g fresh yeast 

400g strong white bread flour

7g fine sea salt

several tablespoons of cooked chopped onions

BISCOTTI 22.08.20

2 eggs
1 egg yolk
½ tsp vanilla extract
250g caster sugar, plus some for dusting
250g plain flour
½ tsp baking powder
Zest of 1 orange
100g whole almonds
100g raisins
1 tbsp fennel seeds (optional)

KOLACE 26.08.20

15g fresh yeast

250g full fat milk

2 large eggs

80g caster sugar

6g sea salt

Zest of 1 lemon

3g ground mace

550g strong white bread flour, plus extra for dusting

125g softened unsalted butter

1 egg, beaten (for the glaze)


Your choice of filling: jam, stewed fruit, lemon curd, cream cheese, white sauce & fried bacon…

SODA BREAD 29.08.20

250g strong wholemeal bread flour 

250g strong white bread flour, plus extra for dusting 

80g oats, plus extra for sprinkling 

12g bicarbonate of soda 

9g fine sea salt 

12g dark brown sugar 

200g cold water 

250g buttermilk