Chef’s Table: Firehouse Bakery’s Patrick Ryan on rustic baguettes and enriched white bread

Let to make an everyday loaf and discover the benefits of an overnight poolish

Patrick Ryan of the Firehouse Bakery in Co Wicklow serves up two tasty bread-based recipes. Picture: Allen Kiely

Get back to basics with bread recipes from expert baker Patrick Ryan of The Firehouse Bakery. With two outlets in Co Wicklow, The Firehouse Bakery is well known for its exceptional pastries and real bread made in a traditional style with no additives or preservatives. For more information, visit

Enriched white bread

Makes 2 small loaves or 12 small dinner rolls

This is your everyday loaf, the one for the kids’ sandwiches and ...