We simply bake beautiful food. Artisan baking is what we know best and what we love doing. We expect the same love and attention to detail from all the people we work with. The result of this mutual understanding is exceptional, handcrafted artisan food made using fresh and natural ingredients sourced from local farmers.
Bread was first leavened approximately 6000 years ago, but it wasn’t until the 1950’s that the commercialisation of bread began. Today, it’s thought that the advent of quickly made, high volume bread may have contributed to adverse health and dietary conditions in western societies.
Sourdough bread is different. It’s made using a natural leaven (fermented flour and water) which contains wild yeast and good bacteria. Sourdough offers many benefits like easier digestion, more nutrients and a lower GI – throw in that beautiful taste and it’s no wonder it has stood the test of time.
Shepherd’s sourdough is made slowly using traditional handcraft methods. It’s also yeast free, dairy free, sugar free, egg free and contains no preservative or additives
What are you doing this long weekend in Sydney? For many people, watching one or more football finals dominates the agenda. For others, family time around a BBQ or at one of Sydney’s many beautiful parks or beaches will be the answer. Either way, we’ve taken care of the catering for you with our Long…
Well, the results of the annual Great Aussie Pie Comp are in, and we are thrilled to have scored not one but TWO medals for some of our outstanding pastry products, which we’ve always (quietly) felt were among Sydney’s best pies…. This year we won: BRONZE in the Sausage Roll Category for our Classic Sausage…
We have had a few customers mention recently that our sourdough isn’t very sour compared to some other bakeries, or that they feel our bread was more sour in the past. There are several reasons for this so we thought we’d share a little more information about sourdough and it’s relative levels of sourness to…
If you operate a retail or catering business which requires baked products or, indeed, if you’re a customer who would like to recommend us to your local foodie outlet, we can deliver directly 7 days a week to most locations in the Sydney metropolitan area.