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What are the bits in your bread?

What are the bits in your bread?

We're a nation of bread-lovers and it's bread with bits in that's growing the fastest in popularity. We explain what these bits are and how they benefit your health, plus we guide you through popular breads on offer.

Lidl is selling a cheap £50 bread maker: should you buy it?

Lidl is selling a cheap £50 bread maker: should you buy it?

First look at the Lidl Silvercrest bread maker. It's available in stores from 22 March and costs just £50, but can it make great bread?

Why do the prices of sourdough loaves vary so much?

Why do the prices of sourdough loaves vary so much?

Why does a sourdough loaf cost £3-4 in a bakery but half as much at the supermarket? Our research shows they’re not necessarily the same thing. Traditional sourdough contains only four ingredients: flour, water, salt and what’s known as a starter culture. Find out what we spotted in some supermarket loaves.

The truth about wholemeal bread

The truth about wholemeal bread

Scan the ingredients of your wholewheat pasta and you’ll only see wholewheat flour. Do the same for your wholemeal bread and there are sometimes up to four flours listed. That’s...

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