Baking In Wales

National Museum Of Wales
S Minwel Tibbott

A brief history on habits and customs surrounding bread and baking in Wales in the 19th and 20th centuries. Baking in Wales provides an overview of domestic traditions including practical learning of methods in the home and the later emergence of communal bake houses. Bake houses continued the customs of home baking into the mid-20th century, until commercial bakers were relied on during World War II. Recipes are included.