About Jim Lahey

Jim Lahey

Jim Lahey is the creator of the original (and innovative) no-knead bread recipe, first published in the New York Times and later the basis of his first cookbook, My Bread. Lahey studied sculpture before turning to the art of bread baking in Italy. He's the owner of Sullivan Street Bakery and Co., a pizza restaurant, both in New York City.

Fling that dough like the boss that you are

Pizza Dough

We know you’ve always wanted to fling pizza dough like a boss. This recipe from Jim Lahey helps you do just that.

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White Pizza Recipe

White Pizza

A superlative, albeit not standard, pizza with a thin sheen of béchamel, three cheeses, and a starring role as appetizer.

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My Pizza Cookbook

Easy Béchamel Sauce

Who knew that baking legend Jim Lahey’s brilliance extended not just to bread and pizza maverick but béchamel whisperer?

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Olive Bread Recipe

No-Knead Olive Bread | Pane all’Olive

Kalamata olives lend this no-knead bread ample flavor while a long, slow rise brings it a bakery-quality crumb. Don’t expect the warm-from-the-oven loaf to last long.

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Whole Wheat Bread Recipe

No-Knead Whole Wheat Bread

Bread that’s homemade, healthful, and has no need for kneading? Believe it. All that’s left to do is let this rugged loaf bake while you bask in the impending goodness.

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No-Knead Small Baguette Recipe

No-Knead Small Baguette

Jim Lahey’s no-knead small baguettes are an easy-to-make bread. No knead, no fuss, these baguettes are baked on a baking sheet for a crispy, brittle crust.

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