It's time Bake Some Bread!

This website will document my newest journey with baking bread at home.

My mission with this site is to attempt to make every single type of bread that exists.

I've done a large amount of research on this. and discovered that there are 421 different types of bread?

It's going to take me a while to get there but we'll have information and recipes on all 400+ bread types documented on this site.

We'll start with the common ones though

Bread Types


Did you know that the bagel has been around for centuries? The bagel is a delicious, easy to make bread that has deserved a spot in the "Bread Hall of Fame" for its many variations, easy recipes, and interesting history!

Baguette / French Stick

The baguette is a delicious, simple bread, but its origins are surprisingly not! Discover the delicious nature of baguettes, and learn a few new ways to enjoy the yummy bread in your life!

Banana Bread

Banana bread has a unique and fascinating history for being a younger bread type than most. Explore its delicious past and the latest trends in banana bread making.

Bara Brith

Bara brith is a Welsh fruitcake that is made with dried fruit, spices, and malt whisky. Find out more about this delicious snack

Barm Cake

The origin of the slang term barm cake is unknown, however it is most likely a reference to the blandness of the British roll.

Belgian Bun

A Belgian bun is a sweet bread dessert filled with sultanas and lemon curd. Discover the Belgian bun's unique history and recipes here.

Biscuit Bread

Biscuit bread is a type of quick bread made with biscuit mix. It is soft, fluffy and can be served plain or with toppings such as jam or honey. Find out more about it here.

Boston Brown Bread

American history has a soft spot for brown bread. Learn where it comes from and what makes brown bread unique in the United States and around the world.

Boule Bread

Boule Bread is a special bread that has a lot of history and it is also very easy to make. Find out more about this French delicacy and its history.


Did you know there's a National Breadstick Day? Discover more facts about the famous appetizer (+tips on how to make it healthier!).


The French Brioche bread is a delicious way to sneak cake into your breakfast while calling it "toast!" Learn all about brioche, it's history, ingredients, and recipe ideas and decide if brioche is the bread for you!

Challah Bread

Challah bread has an ancient origin and religious history. Explore the ancient heritage of Challah bread and learn about the modern Challah bread's many variations and methods of preparation.


Learn all about chapatis, their history, and how to make these delicious flatbreads at home.

Chickpea Bread

Looking for a delicious and healthy snack? Chickpea bread is the perfect choice! Made with chickpeas, flour, water, salt, and baking powder, this bread is low in fat and calories but high in protein, fiber, and vitamins.


Ciabatta is a newcomer in the world of bread. Discover its origins and variations around the world for you to enjoy.

Cinnamon rolls

This quick guide will help you understand everything you need to know about cinnamon rolls.


Native to the Americas and absolutely delicious, cornbread has a rich history. Explore the origins of cornbread and its popular variations in the United States.

Cracker Bread

Do you know where crackers come from and how they are made? Let's find out about this versatile snack!


If you're looking for a delicious and flaky pastry, look no further than the croissant. This French treat is perfect for breakfast or as a snack. Learn all about croissants, from their history to how to make them, with this comprehensive guide.


Do you love croutons in soups and salads? Find out more about these crispy treats here!


Discover the rich history of the crumpet and learn its common recipes and variations in today's world.

English Muffins

English muffins are famous for their fluffy texture and easily torn structure, but did you know that their name is misleading? Discover the unique history and recipes of English muffins.


Looking for some flatbread inspiration? Check out this article for a brief history and flatbread recipe ideas for any occasion.


Discover the descendant of one of the world's most ancient breads: the Foccacia. Explore its history and modern interpretations.


This quick guide will help you understand everything there is to know about gingerbread.

Hot cross buns

Hot cross buns are sweet and spice and all things nice! Everything you need to know about these iconic Easter treats!


Looking for a delicious and easy-to-make snack food? Try Langos! This deep-fried bread is a popular street food in Hungary that is becoming increasingly popular in other countries. Langos can be enjoyed with savory or sweet toppings, making it a versatile snack option.

Laobing Bread

Laobing Bread is a unique type of Chinese flatbread. Find out more about to, how to make it and also some frequently asked questions.

Milk Loaf

You know milk loaf for its fluffy texture and buttery taste, but did you that this American staple is actually Japanese? Find out more!

Multi-Grain Bread

Multigrain bread has a surprisingly ancient history for a modern favorite of health gurus. Explore the origins of multigrain bread and modern recipes for giving the bread a try.

Naan Bread

The naan bread has been a favorite ethnic cuisine for thousands of years! Discover why the delicious flatbread has such a cult following and the different variations for you to try your hand at.


Learn why Panettone is an Italian delicacy that graces holiday tables around the world and how to make one yourself.

Paratha Bread

Are you a fan of paratha bread? Here are a few interesting facts that you might have not known about this buttery deliciousness.

Pitta Bread

Explore the origins of the pitta bread and discover new ways to enjoy the famous pocket-full bread!

Potato Bread

Did you know potatoes were used as a wheat replacement during wartime? Check out potato bread's history in our in-depth guide!

Pretzel Bread

Explore the surprisingly religious origins of pretzels and the techniques and variations that exist in today's world.

Rice Bread

Learn more about the origins of rice bread and how to make this gluten-free bread right at home.

Roti Flatbread

A staple for most Indian meals, Roti is packed with nutritional value thanks to the atta flour. Learn how to make the flatbread here.

Rye Bread

Discover the delicious history of rye bread and its many variations in today's world.


Find out all about delectable scones with their delicate crumb that pairs so well with cream and jam.

Soda Bread

Discover the not-so-Irish origins of soda bread and explore its presence in the U.S. and U.K.

Sourdough Bread

Sourdough bread is the oldest form of leavened bread in the world. Explore its origins, methods of baking, and variations in the world.


Learn all about Stollen bread, a traditional German fruit bread that contains delicious candied fruit and nuts.


How do you make traditional teacakes, and where did these treats originate from?

Tiger Bread

You know tiger bread for its crackly texture and satisfying crunch. Discover tiger bread's surprising history in our in-depth guide!

Welsh Cakes

Not quite a scone and not quite a biscuit! Find out all about Welsh cakes and their unique history and traditional ingredients.

White Bread

White bread has a surprisingly turbulent history in America. Learn about white bread's origins and its presence in the world of today.

Whole Wheat Bread

Whole wheat bread has a surprisingly political history for you to discover. Explore its story, recipes, and more.

Yufka Bread

Looking for a delicious and healthy flatbread option? Yufka bread is a Turkish flatbread made with flour, water and salt. It's perfect for wraps or as a base for various toppings. Learn more about yufka bread, including its history and nutritional information.

Shane Jones

About Me

Hi, I'm Shane the person behind

I've been baking bread for about 10 years now and ever since mastering sourdough bread in 2020 I've decided to branch out into discovering every type of bread imaginable.

This website will document all of those bread types along with recipes as and when I've made them.

If you're a pizza fan check out my other site Make Some Pizza