Japan's Psychedelic Baker Turns Bread into Astrological Art and Drinks Immortality Cider

"There are a lot of connections between the world of yeast and the universe," says Junpei Katsumi of Paradise Alley Bread & Co.


How Bread Is Helping These Refugees Start New Lives in London

Breadwinners employs refugees to sell bread in markets around London. The idea is simple: bread as a food is unifying, and selling it can provide vital employment skills.


Don't Buy Crackers When You Can Make Swedish Crispbreads

This recipe for Swedish knäckebröd comes from Emma Bengtsson, the two Michelin–starred chef of Aquavit.


This Fresh Batch of New York Bakers Is Making Bread Interesting Again

"It’s funny, when people meet me, they’re like, ‘Wait, you’re not what I expected.’"


‘Great British Bake Off’ Winner Says All Men Can Bake Because It’s Just Science

Tell that to Brian at the pub next time he mocks your Viennese whirls!!!!


The Most Haunted Items from This Year's 'Bake Off'

Some real spooky stuff in here.


UK Supreme Court Backs Bakery That Refused to Make Pro-Gay Marriage Cake

“This court has held that ‘nobody should be forced to have or express a political opinion in which he [or she] does not believe,’” justice Lady Hale said.


The Founder of Noma's New Bakery Wants Danes to Fall in Love with Sourdough

British-born Richard Hart is behind Hart Bageri, a new Copenhagen bakery opened in partnership with Noma. "René told me that I need to get the Danes by the ryebread," he says.


Serial Killer Who Apparently Makes Pretty Good Sponge Cake Wins Prison Bake-Off

Being good at murdering does not necessarily make one bad at baking.


15 Next-Level Baking Recipes If You're Looking for a Challenge

From laminating puff pastry dough to icing a Pinterest-worthy layer cake, we've got tips, y'all.


Huge 'Fentanyl' Bust in North Carolina Turns Out to Just Be Sugar

The six kilos of powder had a street value of about $8.


There's Something Fundamentally Wrong with Cupcakes

Dessert shouldn't be this difficult.