January 25, 2015

  • Prep: 10 mins
  • Cook: 1 hr 30 mins
  • Yields: 8


3 cups SR flour

pinch salt

1 tsp dry active yeast (optional)

80g cubed butter

3/4 cups water


1Sift flour and salt, add yeast if desired

2Rub in cubed butter with fingertips until it resembles bread crumbs. (Do not use palms of hands as o the butter melts)

3Add water and make into dough. If it is too dry add a little water extra

4Turn onto floured board and knead into a round 20cm round loaf.

5Use a knife to cut 8 wedges 1/3 of the way through.

6Sprinkle with extra flour, garnish with poppy seeds if desired and place into the cooker lined with baking paper

7Cook on high for 1.5h or until the damper is brown and sounds hollow when tapped.

8Serve warm with butter and drizzled with golden syrup or use to soak up stew gravy.

Submitted by Peta Miller


1 Review


June 19, 2017

Nice and easy recipe.
I finished off in the oven for the last 10 minutes as guests had arrived and my timing was off.
Will definately make again, might experiment with some cheese and bacon next time!

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