Who invented bread and in what year?

Send by emailPDF versionThere is no one person or date attributed to the "invention" of bread. The web-site listed is great for outlining the history of bread. It covers quite a bit and includes great pictures, too. It even has Egyptian hieroglyphics. www.botham.co.uk/bread/history1.htm or try these sites: www.bakersfederation.org.uk www.fabflour.co.uk

bread facts

hot cross bunsHot cross buns commemorate Lent and Good Friday, Greek Easter breads are set with eggs dyed red to denote the blood of Christ, and Jewish families celebrate the coming of the Sabbath on Friday evening with challah (a light, airy yeast bread made of six long strands of dough which are braided to form one large loaf).