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
Billed as the ‘new quinoa’, the world’s tiniest supergrain – Teff – is proof that good things definitely come in small packages. This unassuming grain is packed full of protein and iron, plus it’s low GI and high in fibre, helping to control blood sugar levels as it aids digestion, assisting weight loss and lowering cholesterol. It’s also a good source of…
This is the best no sugar ricotta breakfast recipe ever, and it all comes down to the quality of the ingredients. Let’s just say there’s ricotta, and then there’s ricotta. The good stuff, which you absolutely need for this recipe, is freshly made and sold at a deli. We find the best ricotta comes from…
Many of you know and love Shepherd’s for our range of nutritionally beneficial (not to mention great-tasting) food. With over 30 gluten free, dairy free, yeast free and sugar free products baked fresh weekly, we offer those with specific dietary needs the chance to eat the food they love and miss – from wholesome bread…
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.