4 Ingredient Peasant Bread Recipe

This Fail Proof 4 Ingredient Peasant Bread is a super quick, easy and delicious recipe that is a one bowl wonder and there’s no need to knead!

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If you love to make your own bread, you’ve definitely hit the jackpot with this recipe. This Peasant Bread is basically foolproof and it has been hugely popular for Creator, Alexandra.

It is her Mothers very own recipe and all you need is 4 ingredients. It’s easy and delicious and no-knead. So, let’s see check out the ingredients.

4 Ingredient Peasant Bread Recipe Ingredients

via Alexandra Cooks

  • 4 cups (512 g | 1 lb. 2 oz) unbleached all-purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons kosher salt
  • 2 cups lukewarm water*
  • 2 teaspoons sugar
  • 2 teaspoons active dry or instant yeast
  • room temperature butter, about 2 tablespoons

How To Make 4 Ingredient Peasant Bread

via Alexandra Cooks

Are you ready to learn how to make this 4 ingredient Peasant Bread? We have included a video tutorial that shows Alexandra making her Mother’s famous 4 Ingredient recipe.

She shares some great tips so be sure to watch her video. This way you will achieve the best result possible. To see her inaction, click play above ^

Bread, Toast Crumbs Baking Book

So famous is this 4 Ingredient Peasant Bread that they have created their own book. It’s perfect to have in your Kitchen Arsenal.

Alexandra has a whole section dedicated to this popular recipe on her site. She has extensive video tutorials, trouble-shooting, and lots of helpful tips and tricks. For all the details, visit her here.

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