Fresh Breads

11 home-baked favorites, from corn bread to shortbread.

Pint Glass Bread

Pint Glass Bread

Simple pint-glass bread made without the use of many utensils. Get the recipe for Pint Glass Bread »Christopher Hirsheimer

Breakfast Bread

Breakfast Bread
Bread is a staple of the Irish table; to do this recipe justice, use high-quality flour and top it with dense Irish butter. Get the recipe for Breakfast Bread »Christopher Hirsheimer
See the RecipeChristopher Hirsheimer
See the RecipeChristopher Hirsheimer
Lafayette gingerbread cake

Lafayette Gingerbread Cake

According to tradition, this gingerbread cake was made in the 1780s by George Washington's mother for General Lafayette.Ingalls Photography
Rosemary Shortbread

Rosemary Shortbread

A recipe in The Herbfarm Cookbook (Scribner, 2000) for lavender shortbread inspired this version of the classic cookie.Brian Doben