Everards Brewery helps people set up home baking businesses in Leicester

What is a social enterprise? Social enterprises exist to benefit society; but they are not necessarily charities. There are two sides to a social enterprise – the “social” bit and the “enterprise” bit.  Social enterprises need to make money because Read More …

How to make German Christmas bread – Stollen

My friend Jules spent many years kind of ignoring the fact that she is German.  Educated in the UK and a following a career path that took her from St Louis to South Africa, when I first visited her in Read More …

Recipe for Stollen Success

Book now to learn to bake stollen in time for Christmas! Stollen is a celebration bread with roots in Dresden where it was first mentioned officially in the fifteenth century.  Like many types of celebration bread, stollen is enriched with Read More …

Good bread takes time and connects us back to ourselves – notes from the MLOVE Castle

Oh No!  What is the world coming to!  The travelling bread oven decends on Germany and makes bread in the castle! The MLOVE ConFestival kicks off today – a celebration of the mobile industry and an opportunity to think about Read More …

Farinata – a gluten free “bread” from Sicily and beyond….

I read about farinata years ago in a book about Sicily.  The author described landing in Palermo and making his way immediately and without stopping to a tiny little cafe in the back streets of Palermo in which the best Read More …

Virtuous Bread’s travelling bread oven travels to The Urban Physic Garden

It feels like we announce news on a daily basis these days, there are simply so many exciting projects that we’re involved with. Maybe we should have our own broadcast channel? We could call it The Daily Bread and trumpet Read More …

About our bread courses

At Virtuous Bread, we believe our bread classes and courses are the best you can find and this is because we truly care about our students. Our bread classes and bread courses are small and intimate.  We care about you, and work Read More …