Cotswold Flour Recipes


We are on a mission to promote baking of all kinds, encourage new bakers by sharing knowledge and develop new ideas and recipes for the next generation of bakers! Check out our favourite recipes using our flour.

24 Hour French Baguette Baking Recipe

24 Hour French Baguette Baking Recipe

This overnight prove French Bread Recipe is perfect for making delicious crunchy baguettes with our Belle Blanc French T55 Flour. Prep time 30 mins, prove over night, then bake in 20 to 30 mins. Great for your bread basket with any meal, perfect for making lunchtime sub style sandwiches, and the obvious choice for a hot dog! 
Maple Glazed Focaccia, Sea Salt & Chocolate Buttons

Maple Glazed Focaccia, Sea Salt & Chocolate Buttons

This Maple Glazed Focaccia with Sea Salt & Montezuma Chocolate Buttons has been made for us by Rich Payne (IG: @dough_and_behold) as part of our Easter collaboration with Montezuma's Luxury Chocolate. Made using our Strong White Flour and some special Easter treats from Montezuma's, this fantastic sweet/savoury Focaccia has to be tried!
Jam & Chocolate Cotswold Crunch Sourdough Loaf

Jam & Chocolate Cotswold Crunch Sourdough Loaf

I give you a loaf of pure indulgence, made using our best-selling Cotswold Crunch flour, with added chocolate and layered with jam. This is a large loaf, I make and bake mine in a Bundt pan, but you could make it as a sandwich loaf or use a cake tin too. Eat warm and enjoy!
Super Quick Soda Bread

Super Quick Soda Bread

To celebrate St Patrick’s Day, our pro baker Sophie Carey shared her wonderful take on the Traditional Irish Soda Bread!...

White Spelt Sandwich Loaf

White Spelt Sandwich Loaf

This White Spelt Flour and Strong White Flour recipe is the perfect introduction to baking bread at home. Real Bread Week is all about celebrating the craft of baking, and knowing what goes into your bread!
Malted Rye Sandwich Loaf

Malted Rye Sandwich Loaf

As part of Fibre February 2024, we've created this fantastic Rye Sandwich Loaf recipe to help you boost your fibre intake in the tastiest way possible! Pro baker Sophie Carey developed this great Malted Rye bake with some extra Churchill Strong White to give this loaf that great extra rise and colour! 

    Simple Cotswold Crunch Loaf

    Simple Cotswold Crunch Loaf

    This step by step guide makes a super quick and easy Cotswold Crunch Loaf (or Rolls) using our flagship strong...

    Boxing Day Loaf in a Breadmaker

    Boxing Day Loaf in a Breadmaker

    If you or someone you know is lucky enough to have been gifted a bread maker this Christmas, then we have a fantastic Boxing Day Loaf Recipe for you to try! We've teamed up with our friends at Panasonic to develop some tasty bread maker recipes to perfectly partner with their range. Try this festive favourite now!
    Elaine's Christmas Carrot and Buttermilk Loaf

    Elaine's Christmas Carrot and Buttermilk Loaf

    This loaf came about from a fridge raid, very much like so many of my flavoured or filled loaves; however, I love it so much that it has become one of the loaves I have on regular rotation in my kitchen. The dough includes a portion of mincemeat, leftover from making mince pies at Christmas.
    Easy Eight Grain Rolls

    Easy Eight Grain Rolls

    Make brilliant Eight Grain rolls (or loaves) every time, with this easy recipe from pro-baker Sophie Carey! Using Matthews Cotswold Eight Grain Flour, you can shape this great granary dough into rolls or a loaf. A delicious side for your dinner spread, these Eight Grain rolls have to be tasted to be believed!
    Banoffee and Chocolate Sourdough Babka

    Banoffee and Chocolate Sourdough Babka

    Take a perfectly proved bowl of dough, stretch it out, cover it with lashings of Tiptree banoffee spread, sprinkle with chocolate, bring it all together and create this loaf of fabulous! Baker Elaine Boddy. Timing: This recipe is designed to make and prove the dough during the day, the loaf can then be baked...
    Spelt and Poppy Seed Sourdough Loaf

    Spelt and Poppy Seed Sourdough Loaf

    Makes: 1 standard loaf Baker: Elaine Boddy Method: Step 1: late afternoon/early evening, mix all of the ingredients together in...

    Regenerative Buttery Batch Brioche Rolls

    Regenerative Buttery Batch Brioche Rolls

    An epic new All Purpose Flour recipe from our in-house expert baker - Sophie Carey - these tear-and-share Buttery Batch Brioche Rolls are savoury with a hint of sweetness - an ideal breakfast loaf that's quick and easy to make!
    Savoury Cake With Ham And Cheese

    Savoury Cake With Ham And Cheese

    Baker: Omer Tekgul Makes: 1 loafPrep time: 15 MinutesBake time: 45-50 MinutesFlours used: Matthews Cotswold Heritage BarleyMethod: Preheat the oven...

    Wheat & Fruit Treacle Cob

    Wheat & Fruit Treacle Cob

    Baker: Cherie Denham Makes: 1 loafPrep time: 15minsBake time: 30minsFlours used: YQ flour and Plain white flour.Method: Preheat the oven...

    Easter Hot Cross Buns

    Easter Hot Cross Buns

    This brilliant Easter Hot Cross Buns recipe is made using our best selling Strong White Bread Flour by the fantastic Gabriella Morelli. This simple 14-step bake makes zesty fruit-stuffed buns with that traditional Hot Cross cinnamon flavour.
    Heritage Wholegrain Sourdough

    Heritage Wholegrain Sourdough

    Explore all sorts of hints and tips for your sourdough bakes, get your free downloadable Starter Journal, and join our...

    Bibury Barley Focaccia

    Bibury Barley Focaccia

    Baker: Sophie CareyMakes: 1 small loafPrep time: 24 hoursBake time: 30 minutes Flours used: Heritage Bibury Barley Method: Make the poolish...

    Nordic dark rye loaf (Rugbrød)

    Nordic dark rye loaf (Rugbrød)

    Baker: Sophie CareyMakes: 2 LoavesPrep time: 24 hoursBake time: 1 hourFlours used: Stoneground Wholegrain Dark Rye Method: Make the preferment...

    Beet It Halloween Foccacia

    Beet It Halloween Foccacia

    Incredible Halloween Focaccia topped with Sweet potato pumpkins, Caramelised onions, beetroot pieces and whipped feta!
    Savoury Walnut & Pesto Babka with Organic Seven Seed

    Savoury Walnut & Pesto Babka with Organic Seven Seed

    Delicious, full flavour Babka made with our new Organic Seven Seed flour and walnut pesto.
    Halloween Pumpkin Dinner Rolls

    Halloween Pumpkin Dinner Rolls

    Beautiful bread rolls made with Cotswold Churchill Strong White Bread Flour.
    Seeded Skillet Soda Bread

    Seeded Skillet Soda Bread

    Makes: 1 loaf Prep time: 10 mins Bake time: 30-35 mins Flours used: Matthews Cotswold Organic Seven Seeds Flour Method:...

    Seven Seed and Grain Light Rye Loaf

    Seven Seed and Grain Light Rye Loaf

    Makes: 1 loaf Prep time: 45 mins , plus proving time Bake time: 40-45 mins Flours used: Matthews Cotswold Organic...

    Seven Seed and Grain Loaf

    Seven Seed and Grain Loaf

    Makes: 1 loaf Prep time: 40 mins , plus proving time Bake time: 37 mins Flours used: Matthews Cotswold Seven...

    Seeded Sandwich Bread

    Seeded Sandwich Bread

    Makes: 1 loaf Prep time: 10 mins , plus proving time Bake time: 30-35 mins Flours used: Matthews Cotswold Seven...

    Pull Apart Garlic and Thyme Buns

    Pull Apart Garlic and Thyme Buns

    Makes 15 Prep time: 10 mins , plus proving time Bake time: 20-25 mins Flours used: Heritage Fifield Light, Churchill...

    Emmer and honey sandwich loaf

    Emmer and honey sandwich loaf

    The mixture of emmer flour with added honey in this dough produces a darker bake with an amazing depth of flavor and a slight sweetness in this sandwich loaf. The dough will be soft and sticky, and you may find it “splodges” into the pan, but it then grows and bakes to a perfect loaf, so do not worry if you find the shaping challenging. It is worth the effort!
    Oat crusted einkorn master loaf recipe

    Oat crusted einkorn master loaf recipe

    Einkorn is the oldest of the ancient grains. It is a fine soft flour, so in this recipe I have...

    Khorasan and Golden Flaxseeds Baby Master Loaf

    Khorasan and Golden Flaxseeds Baby Master Loaf

    Khorasan adds a nutty flavor to any loaf. If used alone, this flour would create a dense loaf, so it is ideal paired with a lighter flour, as it is here. This creates a smooth, tactile dough to work with and a lovely tasty loaf.

    Cotswold Crunch Sourdough

    Cotswold Crunch Sourdough

    A delicious sourdough loaf using our award winning Cotswold Crunch!

    Elaine's Cheese and Chili Master Loaf

    Elaine's Cheese and Chili Master Loaf

    Cheese and bread is such a classic combination, and brings this loaf alive with flavour as well as the joy of melted cheese....

    Orkney Bere-Barley with Cotswold Eight Grain

    Orkney Bere-Barley with Cotswold Eight Grain

    The Bere-Barley from Orkney has been a bit of a discovery for me this year. It’s an ancient cereal which was spread across Europe in Neolithic times by the first farmers, and is still harvested nowadays...

    Crisp Breads

    Crisp Breads

    Cotswold Crunch Crisp Breads. I eat mine with just some salted butter - simple and delicious!

    Focaccia

    Focaccia

    Focaccia is one of the most popular and certainly most loved baked goods in Italy. Practically every region has its own: they are all different but united by simple nutrients, and tradition...

    Cotswold Crunch Bloomer

    Cotswold Crunch Bloomer

    A delicious cereal loaf made with a mix of our Regeneratively Farmed Traditional Strong White Bread Flour and the best selling Organic Cotswold Crunch.

    Cranberry Walnut Loaf

    Cranberry Walnut Loaf

    A brilliant loaf using a mix of our Cotswold Strong White and Eight Grain flours.

    Marc’s Cotswold Crunch Cider Buns

    Marc’s Cotswold Crunch Cider Buns

    A recipe from the Bake-a-long live with Marc Elliot from Great British Bake off and Bertie Matthews.

    Cobb Roll

    Cobb Roll

    A Cobb bloomer made with our Organic Strong White Bread Flour.

    Bacon & Cheddar Soda Bread

    Bacon & Cheddar Soda Bread

    Combining two of our favourite ingredients into a delicious cheesy, crispy bacon soda bread.

    Orange and Dark Chocolate Sourdough

    Orange and Dark Chocolate Sourdough

    Who said sourdough has to be savoury? Why not try adding in some chocolate...

    Pumpkin Sourdough Loaf

    Pumpkin Sourdough Loaf

    A work of art! A perfect Pumpkin Sourdough Loaf ready for Halloween.

    Alex's Muesli loaf

    Alex's Muesli loaf

    Enjoy fresh with a chunk of cheddar or toasted with melted butter!

    Strong White Maizebite Sourdough

    Strong White Maizebite Sourdough

    A masterpiece sourdough with our Strong White and Maizebite Cotswold Flour

    Elaine Foodbod's Enriched Master Sourdough Recipe

    Elaine Foodbod's Enriched Master Sourdough Recipe

    We love partnering with our amazing Brand Ambassador Elaine Boddy and are very excited to share this amazing recipe! Don't forget to checkout our new Sourdough Section for more hints, tips and tricks! 

    Robert Allan's Bread

    Robert Allan's Bread

    You could partition your dough into 70g balls of dough (ideal for sandwich rolls)...

    Sourdough Starter

    Sourdough Starter

    Creating a sourdough starter is quite straight forward, it will usually take a week or two to establish, requiring about 5-10 minutes attention each day… but it’s totally worth it!

    Honeyed Wholemeal Loaf

    Honeyed Wholemeal Loaf

    This recipe makes two good sized loaves infused with raw local honey to compliment the stoneground wholemeal flour without making it too sweet – see Tips....

    Chocolate Sourdough

    Chocolate Sourdough

    The day before baking, in the morning, mix the active starter with water and stir to combine. Add strong white flour, cocoa powder, and sugar and mix until fully incorporated...

    Wychwood Oat Blended Flour Baby Sourdough Loaf

    Wychwood Oat Blended Flour Baby Sourdough Loaf

    This recipe makes a tasty soft loaf, with a slight chew from the oats in this lovely new flour. The mix starts off slightly sloppy but comes together to make a firm dough as the flour and oats absorb the water and the handling builds up structure. 

    Blood Orange Upside Down Cake Recipe

    Blood Orange Upside Down Cake Recipe

    A special bake for World Baking Day from our expert baker Sophie Carey! This Delicious Upside Down Cake recipe is a wonder to behold and a delight to eat. Replacing the traditional pineapple with juicy blood orange slices gives this traditional upside-down cake a fresh new twist and great new taste. Summery citrus flavours combine with the light and fluffy texture of the cake to make the ultimate centrepiece bake.
    Gingerbread Cinnamon Rolls Recipe

    Gingerbread Cinnamon Rolls Recipe

    This recipe is based on my Buttery Brioche Batch Rolls Recipe. The brioche is a great base for these rolls and helps to make them extra soft and moreish! This Gingerbread twist to the classic Cinnamon Bun makes this recipe a perfect festive option, as well as a great bake to try all year round! From Baker Sophie Carey.
    Rhubarb & Custard Traybake Recipe

    Rhubarb & Custard Traybake Recipe

    This delicious Rhubarb and Custard Traybake recipe is a beautiful seasonal dessert for the start of Summer. Rhubarb is at its best in Britain between April and June, particularly when the days start getting longer and sunnier. Though we've had a bit of a wet start to the year, we're hoping you'll still be able to start finding some great fresh rhubarb in stores (or your garden) now!
    Perfect Sticky Toffee Puddings

    Perfect Sticky Toffee Puddings

    The perfect way to celebrate St George's Day with this epic Self Raising recipe for Sticky Toffee Puddings! In just six steps, you can serve up this Great British classic to round off your next meal. Sweet already, but sweeter still when you top with melted toffee sauce. Finish with a dollop of your favourite dairy product - custard, ice cream or cream - to complete this classic pud! 
    Beef and Guinness Pie Recipe

    Beef and Guinness Pie Recipe

    British Flour meets Irish beer in this perfect St Patricks Day/British Pie Week recipe. A great winter-warmer or enjoy cold...

    Regen Yorkshire Pudding Recipe

    Regen Yorkshire Pudding Recipe

    With National Yorkshire Pudding Day just around the corner (on the 11th of February), we thought this might be the perfect time to share this new Regen Yorkie Recipe! Made with our versatile new AP Regen Flour, these puffy and crispy Yorkshire puds will compliment any Sunday roast - as well being a great main event in their own right.
    Regenerative Salmon and Asparagus Quiche

    Regenerative Salmon and Asparagus Quiche

    Another Regenerative recipe from our in-house pro baker, Sophie Carey. Baked with All Purpose Flour made with Regenerative Farming methods, this super Salmon Quiche recipe is a Regenuary modern classic! Soft flaky pastry with our Regen All Purpose Flour is a doddle - try for yourself today!
    Striped Squid Ink Pasta

    Striped Squid Ink Pasta

    Baker: Sophie Carey Makes: Prep time: 30 minutesBake time: N/AFlours used: Matthews Italian Tipo 00 Method: Weigh your flour for...

    Tear and Share Festive Wreath

    Tear and Share Festive Wreath

    Baker: Sophie CareyMakes: One Festive WreathPrep time: 30 minutes plus proving timeBake time: 45 minutes Flours used: Regenerative All Purpose...

    Butternut Squash Galettes

    Butternut Squash Galettes

    These delicious autumnal pastries are perfect for picnics and light lunches, baked with Regenerative All Purpose White Flour and Ancient Wholegrain Khorasan, with a recipe by master baker Sophie Carey.
    Gruyere & Black Pepper Savoury Biscuits

    Gruyere & Black Pepper Savoury Biscuits

    This super-speedy savoury recipe is a perfect quick and simple bake, ideal for after-dinner or snacking throughout the day. Also from our Professional In-house Baker, Sophie Carey.

    Blinis

    Blinis

    Baker: Sue StonemanMakes: 30-35Prep time: 15 mins plus half hour proving Bake time: 3-4 minutes Flours used: Self Raising Flour...

    Vegetable Pie with Parmesan Shortcrust Pastry

    Vegetable Pie with Parmesan Shortcrust Pastry

    Baker: Gabriella Morelli Serves: 6Prep time: 1 hourBake time: 45-50 minsFlours used: Matthews Cotswold Maizebite, Matthews Cotswold Plain Method: Wash...

    Curried Chicken & Broccoli Pie

    Curried Chicken & Broccoli Pie

    Baker: Morgan Richmond-Watson (Homemade Morgan) Instagram: homemade_morganMakes: 1, 8” PiePrep time: 45 mins, including 30 mins chilling time. The pastry,...

    Spelt Ramen Noodles

    Spelt Ramen Noodles

    Baker: Sophie Carey Makes: 2 portions Prep time: 10 minutes Bake time: N/A Flours used: Matthews Strong White Flour, Matthews...

    Classic Egg Pasta

    Classic Egg Pasta

    Baker: Sophie CareyMakes: 4 portionsPrep time: 30 minutesBake time: N/AFlours used: Tipo 00 Method: Mix your eggs and flour slowly...

    Mince Pie and Custard Pizza

    Mince Pie and Custard Pizza

    Nothing says Christmas in the UK like a mince pie and custard! This recipe is my pizza version of this classic dish and whilst it might sound crazy combining the two, it really does work perfectly!
    No-knead overnight Purple Potatoes and Jerusalem Artichokes Focaccia

    No-knead overnight Purple Potatoes and Jerusalem Artichokes Focaccia

    Baker:  Sofia Gallo - In Cucina con Sofia Makes: 1 Large focaccia - 39.2 x 26.7 x H2.5 cm oven trayPrep...

    Pumpkin Spiced Latte Pizza

    Pumpkin Spiced Latte Pizza

    An amazing Halloween pizza with a pumpkin sauce & topped with...
    Chorizo and Cheddar Rolls

    Chorizo and Cheddar Rolls

    Makes: 12 Prep time: 10 mins , plus proving time Bake time: 16-18 mins Flour used: Matthews Cotswold Heritage Fifield...

    Grilled Veggie Pizza

    Grilled Veggie Pizza

    Makes 3 Prep time: 30 mins, plus proving time Bake time: 30-40 mins Flour used: Italian Tipo 00   Method...

    Cheesy Spinach Pancakes

    Cheesy Spinach Pancakes

    Serves 6-8 Prep time: 10 mins Cooking time: 20 mins  Baking time: 20 mins Flour used: Italian 00 Method: Put...

    Onion and Olive Focaccia

    Onion and Olive Focaccia

    Makes 1 Prep time: 10-15 mins, plus proving time Bake time: 15-20 mins Flour used: Heritage Bibury Barley Method :...

    Asparagus and Cheddar Tart

    Asparagus and Cheddar Tart

     A delicious quiche tart with fresh, seasonal asparagus.
    Strawberry and Rhubarb Galette

    Strawberry and Rhubarb Galette

    This is a wonderful fruit galette that can be made with any seasonal fruit. Try rhubarb, strawberries, plums, apples, for example.

    Susie's Cheese Scones

    Susie's Cheese Scones

    Delicious cheese scones by by Susie at The Cotswolds Baking Workshop.

    Spinach Ricotta Ravioli

    Spinach Ricotta Ravioli

    Homemade ravioli with garlic sage butter and our Tipo 00 flour makes an excellent dinner for two.

    Homemade Chicken Pie

    Homemade Chicken Pie

    An excellent easy dinner recipe! Chicken and mushroom pie using Cotswold Plain Flour.

    Dishoom Bacon Naan Pizza

    Dishoom Bacon Naan Pizza

    We absolutely love this bacon and fried egg naan pizza from the Pizza Pilot!

    Sourdough Pizza with Tuna & Buffalo Mozzarella

    Sourdough Pizza with Tuna & Buffalo Mozzarella

    Experiment with your pizza toppings with this tuna & buffalo mozzarella pizza recipe.

    Homemade Pasta

    Homemade Pasta

    In the south of Italy most pasta shapes are made with an egg free dough as historically eggs were expensive. Most pasta shapes can be made with a southern dough which is simply made with flour and water!

    Scott's Pizza Project Calzone

    Scott's Pizza Project Calzone

    An amazing three cheese and pepperoni calzone recipe from Scott's Pizza Project.

    Focaccia Art

    Focaccia Art

    Focaccia with cherry tomatoes, garlic, rosemary and blue cheese.

    Jalapeño, Chorizo and Corn Rolls

    Jalapeño, Chorizo and Corn Rolls

    Full flavour rolls using Elaine's enriched master sourdough recipe combined with a mix of delicious ingredients.

    Nduja Pizza

    Nduja Pizza

    Nduja is a spicy, spreadable salami from southern Italy made with a mix of pork, herbs and spices including a generous hit of Calabrian chilli peppers...

    Crumpets

    Crumpets

    Crumpets are small, round griddled breads that are thin with a spongy texture -commonly enjoyed for breakfast! 

    Brussel Sprout Pizza

    Brussel Sprout Pizza

    It might not be for everyone, but we're here for it! Scotts pizza project festive brussel sprout, bacon and cranberry pizza...

    Blood Orange Upside Down Cake Recipe

    Blood Orange Upside Down Cake Recipe

    A special bake for World Baking Day from our expert baker Sophie Carey! This Delicious Upside Down Cake recipe is a wonder to behold and a delight to eat. Replacing the traditional pineapple with juicy blood orange slices gives this traditional upside-down cake a fresh new twist and great new taste. Summery citrus flavours combine with the light and fluffy texture of the cake to make the ultimate centrepiece bake.
    Gingerbread Cinnamon Rolls Recipe

    Gingerbread Cinnamon Rolls Recipe

    This recipe is based on my Buttery Brioche Batch Rolls Recipe. The brioche is a great base for these rolls and helps to make them extra soft and moreish! This Gingerbread twist to the classic Cinnamon Bun makes this recipe a perfect festive option, as well as a great bake to try all year round! From Baker Sophie Carey.
    Rhubarb & Custard Traybake Recipe

    Rhubarb & Custard Traybake Recipe

    This delicious Rhubarb and Custard Traybake recipe is a beautiful seasonal dessert for the start of Summer. Rhubarb is at its best in Britain between April and June, particularly when the days start getting longer and sunnier. Though we've had a bit of a wet start to the year, we're hoping you'll still be able to start finding some great fresh rhubarb in stores (or your garden) now!
    Perfect Sticky Toffee Puddings

    Perfect Sticky Toffee Puddings

    The perfect way to celebrate St George's Day with this epic Self Raising recipe for Sticky Toffee Puddings! In just six steps, you can serve up this Great British classic to round off your next meal. Sweet already, but sweeter still when you top with melted toffee sauce. Finish with a dollop of your favourite dairy product - custard, ice cream or cream - to complete this classic pud! 
    Gabriella's Babka Cake

    Gabriella's Babka Cake

    This delicious Babka Cake bake has been provided by Gabriella Morelli. This Babka recipe is one of a number that have just been rediscovered in our archives, having slipped the net in 2022, and we'll be working to get as many of these posted as soon as we can in the coming days - so watch this space! 
    24 Hour French Baguette Baking Recipe

    24 Hour French Baguette Baking Recipe

    This overnight prove French Bread Recipe is perfect for making delicious crunchy baguettes with our Belle Blanc French T55 Flour. Prep time 30 mins, prove over night, then bake in 20 to 30 mins. Great for your bread basket with any meal, perfect for making lunchtime sub style sandwiches, and the obvious choice for a hot dog! 
    Double Chocolate & Peanut Butter Marbled Brownies

    Double Chocolate & Peanut Butter Marbled Brownies

    This truly scrumptious Double Chocolate and Peanut Butter Marbled Brownies bake has been developed by The Mindfulness Baker, April Sampson, as part of our Easter recipe collaboration with Montezuma's Luxury Chocolates!  
    Chocolate Packed Sourdough Loaf

    Chocolate Packed Sourdough Loaf

    This Chocolate Packed Sourdough Loaf recipe from Elaine Boddy is made in collaboration with Montezuma's Luxury Chocolate! This fantastic Easter...

    Bonnie's Chocolate Fudge Cake

    Bonnie's Chocolate Fudge Cake

    This decadent Chocolate Fudge Cake recipe is brought to us by Bonnie (@bakedbybon) for our Easter collab with Montezuma's Luxury Chocolate. Made using our Self Raising and Montezuma's Easter treats, this has to be tried to be believed! 
    Maple Glazed Focaccia, Sea Salt & Chocolate Buttons

    Maple Glazed Focaccia, Sea Salt & Chocolate Buttons

    This Maple Glazed Focaccia with Sea Salt & Montezuma Chocolate Buttons has been made for us by Rich Payne (IG: @dough_and_behold) as part of our Easter collaboration with Montezuma's Luxury Chocolate. Made using our Strong White Flour and some special Easter treats from Montezuma's, this fantastic sweet/savoury Focaccia has to be tried!
    Cotswold Glazed Fruited Teacakes

    Cotswold Glazed Fruited Teacakes

    These tasty fruity teacakes are perfect for any tea party. Packed with fruit and nuts, baked with our Heritage Bibury Barley and Strong White Flour, this pro-recipe is from our expert inhouse baker - Sophie Carey. Very similar to Hot Cross Buns, these teacakes are great to eat at Easter and all year round! Get the recipe now... 
    Profiteroles with Hot Chocolate Sauce

    Profiteroles with Hot Chocolate Sauce

    A delightfully decadent dessert – puffs of pastry stuffed with sweetened double cream and smothered in hot chocolate sauce! This epic sweet treat only takes thirty minutes to prep and 20 to bake, so it’s a great option when you need to whip something up in a hurry. Made using our Strong White Bread Flour, Sophie Carey’s easy to follow 9-step method is ready for you to try now!
    Jam & Chocolate Cotswold Crunch Sourdough Loaf

    Jam & Chocolate Cotswold Crunch Sourdough Loaf

    I give you a loaf of pure indulgence, made using our best-selling Cotswold Crunch flour, with added chocolate and layered with jam. This is a large loaf, I make and bake mine in a Bundt pan, but you could make it as a sandwich loaf or use a cake tin too. Eat warm and enjoy!
    Super Quick Soda Bread

    Super Quick Soda Bread

    To celebrate St Patrick’s Day, our pro baker Sophie Carey shared her wonderful take on the Traditional Irish Soda Bread!...

    Beef and Guinness Pie Recipe

    Beef and Guinness Pie Recipe

    British Flour meets Irish beer in this perfect St Patricks Day/British Pie Week recipe. A great winter-warmer or enjoy cold...

    Earl Grey & Lemon Shortbread Recipe

    Earl Grey & Lemon Shortbread Recipe

    Whether you're looking for a Mother's Day recipe that mum will love, or you're after a great new biscuit bake...

    Sweet or Savoury Sourdough Cookies

    Sweet or Savoury Sourdough Cookies

    Elaine brings you 3 versions of her pimped Sourdough Crackers recipes to make thicker and more cookie-like versions, with 3 choices of flavours! These are simple/fast recipes and a great way to use your starter differently, ideal if you’ve collected any discarded starter from making a new one.
    White Spelt Sandwich Loaf

    White Spelt Sandwich Loaf

    This White Spelt Flour and Strong White Flour recipe is the perfect introduction to baking bread at home. Real Bread Week is all about celebrating the craft of baking, and knowing what goes into your bread!
    Red Velvet Valentine's Day Cookies

    Red Velvet Valentine's Day Cookies

    Whether you're looking for an extra special recipe to impress your Valentine, or just a great Red Velvet Recipe option...

    Ultimate Regenerative Pancake Recipe

    Ultimate Regenerative Pancake Recipe

    If you're looking for a regenerative pancake recipe for Shrove Tuesday (or any other day you feel like making pancakes)...

    Malted Rye Sandwich Loaf

    Malted Rye Sandwich Loaf

    As part of Fibre February 2024, we've created this fantastic Rye Sandwich Loaf recipe to help you boost your fibre intake in the tastiest way possible! Pro baker Sophie Carey developed this great Malted Rye bake with some extra Churchill Strong White to give this loaf that great extra rise and colour! 

      Regen Yorkshire Pudding Recipe

      Regen Yorkshire Pudding Recipe

      With National Yorkshire Pudding Day just around the corner (on the 11th of February), we thought this might be the perfect time to share this new Regen Yorkie Recipe! Made with our versatile new AP Regen Flour, these puffy and crispy Yorkshire puds will compliment any Sunday roast - as well being a great main event in their own right.
      Regenerative Salmon and Asparagus Quiche

      Regenerative Salmon and Asparagus Quiche

      Another Regenerative recipe from our in-house pro baker, Sophie Carey. Baked with All Purpose Flour made with Regenerative Farming methods, this super Salmon Quiche recipe is a Regenuary modern classic! Soft flaky pastry with our Regen All Purpose Flour is a doddle - try for yourself today!
      Classic Victoria Sponge (5 Step Sponge)

      Classic Victoria Sponge (5 Step Sponge)

      This classic 5-Step/Victoria Sponge recipe takes just 15 minutes to prep and 20-25 mins to bake (plus time to cool). Using Matthews Organic Self-Raising Flour, in just 5 steps you too can bake the perfect Victoria Sponge.
      Easy Organic Self-Raising Scones

      Easy Organic Self-Raising Scones

      Made with Matthews Organic Self-Raising Flour, this easy scone recipe is a great bake for anyone. The perfect accompaniment to a British Cream Tea and the first dozen can be ready in less than 40 minutes! Simple to scale when you need more scones, this recipe is a great choice for bake sales and other charity events...
      Simple Cotswold Crunch Loaf

      Simple Cotswold Crunch Loaf

      This step by step guide makes a super quick and easy Cotswold Crunch Loaf (or Rolls) using our flagship strong...

      Boxing Day Loaf in a Breadmaker

      Boxing Day Loaf in a Breadmaker

      If you or someone you know is lucky enough to have been gifted a bread maker this Christmas, then we have a fantastic Boxing Day Loaf Recipe for you to try! We've teamed up with our friends at Panasonic to develop some tasty bread maker recipes to perfectly partner with their range. Try this festive favourite now!
      Elaine's Christmas Carrot and Buttermilk Loaf

      Elaine's Christmas Carrot and Buttermilk Loaf

      This loaf came about from a fridge raid, very much like so many of my flavoured or filled loaves; however, I love it so much that it has become one of the loaves I have on regular rotation in my kitchen. The dough includes a portion of mincemeat, leftover from making mince pies at Christmas.
      Sticky Gingerbread Latte Cake

      Sticky Gingerbread Latte Cake

      A sweet and seasonal treat that you can knock-up in your bread maker with only 10 mins prep! We’ve teamed up with our friends at Panasonic to devise some delicious festive bread maker recipes for you to try at home. Check out this mouth-watering sticky gingerbread latte loaf cake for yourself now! 
      Easy Eight Grain Rolls

      Easy Eight Grain Rolls

      Make brilliant Eight Grain rolls (or loaves) every time, with this easy recipe from pro-baker Sophie Carey! Using Matthews Cotswold Eight Grain Flour, you can shape this great granary dough into rolls or a loaf. A delicious side for your dinner spread, these Eight Grain rolls have to be tasted to be believed!
      Striped Squid Ink Pasta

      Striped Squid Ink Pasta

      Baker: Sophie Carey Makes: Prep time: 30 minutesBake time: N/AFlours used: Matthews Italian Tipo 00 Method: Weigh your flour for...

      Banoffee and Chocolate Sourdough Babka

      Banoffee and Chocolate Sourdough Babka

      Take a perfectly proved bowl of dough, stretch it out, cover it with lashings of Tiptree banoffee spread, sprinkle with chocolate, bring it all together and create this loaf of fabulous! Baker Elaine Boddy. Timing: This recipe is designed to make and prove the dough during the day, the loaf can then be baked...
      Tear and Share Festive Wreath

      Tear and Share Festive Wreath

      Baker: Sophie CareyMakes: One Festive WreathPrep time: 30 minutes plus proving timeBake time: 45 minutes Flours used: Regenerative All Purpose...

      Pear and Ginger Mince Tart

      Pear and Ginger Mince Tart

      Baker: Sophie CareyMakes: One TartPrep time: 30 minutesBake time: 45 minutesFlours used: Regenerative All Purpose Method: Preheat your oven to...

      Spelt and Poppy Seed Sourdough Loaf

      Spelt and Poppy Seed Sourdough Loaf

      Makes: 1 standard loaf Baker: Elaine Boddy Method: Step 1: late afternoon/early evening, mix all of the ingredients together in...

      Butternut Squash Galettes

      Butternut Squash Galettes

      These delicious autumnal pastries are perfect for picnics and light lunches, baked with Regenerative All Purpose White Flour and Ancient Wholegrain Khorasan, with a recipe by master baker Sophie Carey.
      S'mores Digestive Biscuits Recipe

      S'mores Digestive Biscuits Recipe

      A classic quick Digestive Biscuit Recipe from our Pro Baker Sophie C - 30 mins to prep and 20 mins to bake - ready to smear with melty chocolate and marshmallow, you'll be sure to want s'more!