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Facebook give away

Facebook Give Away

21 May 15

Our sourdough starter is nearly 60 and it’s a bank holiday weekend. We thought we should celebrate with a little Facebook give away. All you need to do is like our Facebook page and then share our give away post to be in with the chance to win a prize. Bank Holiday Facebook Give Away… Read more »

Jazz Fest

Chipping Sodbury Jazz Festival

20 May 15

Join us for lunch in our secret garden where we have live music from blues duo Rick Payne and Steve Treble. And what better accompaniment to an afternoon of music than our sourdough toasties – the ultimate in crispy bread and melted cheese with awesome bbq brisket and pickles. Perfect food to sit back and… Read more »

new sourdough nation

New Sourdough Nation

6 May 15

Our new Sourdough Nation community has been born, on the same May bank holiday as a royal babe. Calling all sourdough bakers, new or established, we are building a new community for you to share your bakes and ask all the questions you knead to know. Our sourdough starter turns 60 in June and as we’ve seen… Read more »

sourdough starter video

Sourdough Starter Video

28 Apr 15

In our sourdough starter video,  Fabulous Baker Brother Tom Herbert will show you how to know if your sourdough is alive, how to feed your sourdough and how to hibernate your sourdough. We find the best method for successful sourdough baking is to hibernate your sourdough in the fridge and remove it and feed it… Read more »

Stephanie Cole's commission

Stephanie Cole’s commission

14 Apr 15

If you have been into our Tetbury or Chipping Sodbury shops recently you will of seen our amazing new Stephanie Cole’s commission. We had been admiring her work at Gloucester Services since it opened last year and are now delighted to have her fantastic illustrations in our shops. Stephanie painted two large blackboards for us,… Read more »

how to make sourdough bread video

How To Make Sourdough Bread Video

7 Apr 15

Our how to make sourdough bread video is our most watched video on You Tube. The perfect way to learn how to make sourdough, taught by our master baker and Fabulous Baker Brother Tom Herbert Follow this link for the UPDATED sourdough recipe enjoyed by hundreds of bakers around the world… http://hobbshousebakery.co.uk/recipes… In this video… Read more »

feastival

Feastival August 2015

2 Apr 15

We are delighted to be involved in this year’s The Big Feastival. This festival hosted by Jamie Oliver and Alex James in the North Cotswolds looks to be like great celebration go our county’s finest food. The Big Feastival along with The Royal Agricultural University, FWP Matthews Millers and Hobbs House Bakery has launched ‘The… Read more »

Mother's Day Recipe Ideas

Mother’s Day Recipe Ideas

11 Mar 15

We have been thinking about all the different ways we can celebrate our brilliant mums with baking, and have come up with our favourite Mother’s Day recipe ideas. A treat that we rarely get to enjoy is breakfast in bed. Banana and Pecan Pancakes  made with sourdough pancakes and topped with sweet caramelised banana is… Read more »

Fabulous Baker Brothers: Bite of Britain

Fabulous Baker Brothers: Bite of Britain

Fabulous Baker Brothers: Bite Of Britain airs on Monday 16th March On Monday 16th March, Season 3 of Fabulous Baker Brothers will be aired on Discovery’s TLC chanel. For six days at 1pm Tom and Henry Herbert will be seen cooking and baking their way around England, taking a Bite Of Britain. The series was… Read more »