Lockdown created a new generation of home bakers.
Months spent social distancing turned Instagram into a live episode of The Great British Bake Off as professionals and amateurs picked up their whisks and started baking at home.
Baking became an international trend, and products such as flour became near impossible to buy in most supermarkets. In fact, the demand for flour increased by more than 90% in the UK and most flour mills worked seven days a week in order to double production.
As a “second wave” of coronavirus threats to hit the UK and the government lockdown more of the country, will we see the return of banana bread and sourdough bread?
Here are some of our favourite baking accounts to inspire your lockdown bakes.