Most of the time, when we think about sourdough, we think about bread. And for good reason! Sourdough bread is incredibly yummy. It deserves it’s reputation.
But there are so many uses for sourdough. Muffins, tortillas, English muffins, and even cakes can be made with sourdough starter, and the results are always delicious.
I’ve collected about 50 of the yummiest looking sourdough recipes from some of my favorite real food bloggers. You’ll find all sorts of tempting recipes that will make you want to get baking. I see Sourdough Chocolate Biscotti and Sourdough English Muffin Bread in my future!
You’ll notice that this is a list of 50 recipes, and counting, too. As I find more sourdough recipes that are really outstanding, I’ll add them here to keep the list growing.
And now, on to the recipes!
Well, actually, before you go right to the recipes, there’s an important bit of information you’ll need before you can make these sourdough yummies.
You need a sourdough starter. If you don’t have one going already, you can find directions on how to make, store, and care for your own sourdough starter here.
And now, for real, on to the recipes!
Sourdough Bread Recipes
Basic Sourdough Sandwich Bread is my go-to recipe. I make it about twice a week, and it never gets old!
Simple Sourdough Bread from Authentic Simplicity is a bare-bones bread recipe with flour, starter, water, and salt.
Sourdough Bread in the Crock Pot at Stacy Makes Sense uses a basic sourdough bread recipe but leaves out the oven. I must try this!
White Sourdough Bread by The Flip Flop Barnyard is made with a purchased Alaskan starter, but could certainly be made with a wild-caught starter, too.
Sourdough Millet-Oat Sandwich Bread by Purposeful Nutrition uses three different grains for a nutritious, flavorful loaf.
Perfect Sourdough Bread by Modern Alternative Mama is a great recipe to use if you just want to bake one loaf.
Sourdough Rye Bread at Natural Family Today combines rye and white flour for a delicious sourdough loaf.
Simple Sourdough Bread by Don’t Waste the Crumbs is another very basic recipe.
Sourdough English Muffin Bread by GNOWFGLINS offers flavor variations and just looks delightful!
Sourdough Rolls and Biscuits
Garlicky Sourdough Bread Rolls by Nourishing Time
Easy Sourdough Drop Biscuits is my faithful everyday biscuits recipe that our whole family loves.
Sourdough Oat Biscuits are another favorite in our house. They take a bit longer to make than my drop biscuits but have a unique flavor from the oats.
Maple Oat Sourdough Dinner Rolls are simply delicious for special dinners!
Garlicky Sourdough Bread Rolls by Nourishing Time look flavorful and really yummy.
Other Miscellaneous Sourdough Recipes
Sourdough Soft Pretzels by Purposeful Nutrition
Rustic Sourdough Flatbread is a favorite in our house when filled with eggs, cheese, salsa, and sour cream, but they’re also great as a snack on their own.
Sourdough Cornbread is absolutely delicious and perfect with soups and stews.
Sourdough Soft Pretzels by Purposeful Nutrition look like a great snack to share with friends.
Sourdough Tortillas by Nourishing Time would be so much more nutritious than store bought tortillas.
Sourdough Bread Bowls by Cultured Palate would make soup night much more exciting!
Slow-Rise Sourdough Challah by Raia’s Recipes is a rich recipe perfect for a special dinner.
Thick Sourdough Pizza Crust by Nourishing Time makes a great pizza that serves 4 people.
Sourdough Pitas by The Homestead Lady are a versatile bread to have on hand for breakfasts, snacks, and lunches.
Sourdough Pizza Crust by The Homesteading Hippy is a thinner crust than the recipe shared above.
Sourdough Muffins, “Quick” Breads, Pancakes, and Cookies
Toasted Coconut and Banana Sourdough Pancakes
Morning Glory Sourdough Muffins were recently shared here and are just right for busy mornings.
Banana Nut Sourdough Bread from The Ezer Wife is a tasty recipe. When I made this, I altered the recipe by allowing the starter and flour to ferment overnight before adding the other ingredients for a more nutritious loaf.
Sourdough English Muffins by GNOWFGLINS aren’t hard to make at all, and the results are incredible.
Sugar Free Breakfast Cookies from The Homestead Lady are sweetened with applesauce and honey.
Cranberry Orange Sourdough Muffins from Nourishing Joy use orange juice and fresh cranberries for a delicious flavor combination.
Sourdough Blueberry and Red Maca Muffins from Whole Intentions looks like a really unique recipe to try.
Whole Grain Sourdough Waffles by GNOWFGLINS would make for a wonderful Saturday morning breakfast.
Sourdough Ebelskivers by The Homestead Lady are a type of breakfast food made in a special pan. It looks like a fun family experiment!
Toasted Coconut and Banana Sourdough Pancakes by Don’t Waste The Crumbs can be whipped up quickly in the morning so long as you have plenty of starter in your fridge.
Coconut Sourdough Muffins by GNOWFGLINS are perfect for the coconut-lover.
Gluten-Free Sourdough Recipes
Gluten-Free Sourdough Bread from It Takes Time
Totally Awesome Gluten-Free Sourdough Bread from Purposeful Nutrition uses quinoa and almond flour for a completely gluten-free loaf.
Garlic & Herb Sourdough Crackers by Raia’s Recipes feature garlic, oregano, sage and healthy gluten-free grains.
Quinoa Flax Sourdough Crackers from Purposeful Nutrition are a great snack solution for those who need to be gluten-free.
Quick-Fix Gluten-Free Sourdough Pancakes by Raia’s Recipes would be a morning treat for anyone, gluten-free or not.
Gluten-Free Sourdough Pizza Crust by GNOWFGLINS uses brown rice flour and other ingredients for a completely gluten-free crust.
Sourdough Spelt Honey Carrot Cake from Nourishing Time
Double Chocolate Sourdough Biscotti is another gem from Purposeful Nutrition and will be in my kitchen soon!
Sourdough Donuts at the Entwife’s Journal look like an incredible morning treat!
Sourdough Chocolate Cake with Coconut Cream Frosting by The Homesteading Hippy is a tasty dairy-free dessert.
Sourdough Carrot Cake by Nourishing Joy also includes a recipe for a homemade cream cheese frosting, a must-have for any good carrot cake.
Sourdough Spelt Honey Carrot Cake by Nourishing Time takes a unique spin on sourdough cake with spelt flour and honey for sweetening.
Sourdough Breakfast Cake at Hobby Farms features a tropical fruit filling, perfect for breakfast or any special time.
Chocolate Sourdough Cake from The Nourishing Gourmet is a great way to make a birthday treat less guilty.
Sourdough Stollen from Nourishing Joy looks like a perfect treat for the Christmas holiday season.
Sourdough Black Forest Cake from Nourishing Joy is definitely a special occasion dessert to be admired!
Sourdough Pie Crust by GNOWFGLINS is a great way to incorporate sourdough into another dessert.