Micro-Bakery

Baking bread for the community:

Planet Leicester Bakers operates a ‘micro-bakery’ service and then pedals in and sells from the ‘Bread Bike’ in St Martin’s Square, Leicester. Michelle hand makes and bakes the bread and Surprise Bike Buns fortnightly. Each Bake Day a different and exciting Special Treat is offered.  Special orders for small events also very welcome (see below – minimum charges apply).

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 “These are really tasty, can I have another one?!!”

“Oooh, these are lovely. I like them!”

Andy’s 16 and 10 year olds enjoying some slow energy bread.

Buying

On the Bread Bike:

SPECIAL TREATS start at £2.40 and include tasty rye; sourdoughs; herb, seed and vegetable breads, amongst others. Buns are also baked occasionally. Quality bread you just won’t find in a supermarket!

SURPRISE BIKE BUNS also change each fortnight. From sweet Summer Rose Buns to Panini al Pomodoro, there are new flavours and textures to try and enjoy.

Registered customers receive an e-bulletin ahead of the order deadline giving details of the Bake Day so they know what will be on offer on the bike in St Martin’s Square between 4pm and 6pm on the Friday. Get in touch to find out more and register.

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All full loaves are a minimum of 400g and contain gluten. Allergen information is supplied with each product, but do ask if you need to check.

call 07816178022 to register as a customer

The micro-bakery is a registered food business, with a top score of ‘5’ for food hygiene from Charnwood Borough Council.  By purchasing from the bakery you are supporting the community work of Planet Leicester Bakers.

Planet Leicester Bakers is a member of the international Bread Angels network. With over 300 members, this network trains and supports every day folk to bake and supply good bread in their communities. Click to visit the Virtuous Bread site for more information.

Special Order Offers

Dinner parties, special events, community fairs – Planet Leicester Bakers is here to offer something a little special for that special event.

Bread can be made to order with this bespoke service.

Mini-Bread from the Micro-Bakery: Would you like your guests to take away mini-bread to enjoy at home? Mini-breads are a lovely dinner party gift to surprise your friends with!

Minimum charges apply – get in touch to find out more!

A Planet Leicester Bakers stall, selling at community events, is a great way to introduce your community to quality, hand-made bread. Do get in touch if you would like to have us there.

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“That bread is fantastic. Had friends over this morning and it’s all gone.

Everyone says it’s really good.”