bake artisan quality bread at home

Understanding Bread

Let us now look in some detail at the ingredients of bread and examine the stages of the baking process. We will demolish some myths about baking, and even find out how we can still make use of a breadmaking machine in traditional craft baking. And most importantly, we will find out why time is the secret ingredient that makes all the difference between mediocre and truly great tasting bread.

Flour and gluten

Water and the baker's percentage system

Yeast and fermentation


Other ingredients

Sourdough or wild yeast breads

Make the most of your breadmaking machine

Home made ciabatta