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2 cups plain flour                    

2 tablespoons sunflower oil

1 cup salt                                

6 teaspoons cream of tartar

2 cups water

Food colouring (you could also try glitter)


Place flour, salt, oil and cream of tartar in a saucepan.

Add water gradually, stirring so that it doesnt go too lumpy!

Add choice of food colouring; Cook on a low heat, stirring all of the time until the dough reaches the right consistency.

Knead until smooth- but take care and ensure that it has cooled down before giving it to the children. Keep in fridge in airtight container



450g Strong bread flour; 1 tablespoon sugar; 1 tablespoon oil; a pinch of salt; 1 sachet of easy blend dried yeast; half a pint of warm liquid (water or milk or a combination).


1.Mix all of the ingredients together well, then knead the dough for about 10 minutes until its stretchy.

2.Shape it into bread rolls or pizza; putting on abaking tray either greased or lined with baking paper.

3.Cover with a clean tea towel and leave in a warm place for an hour - or a little longer.

If making pizzas, add the toppings you like.


Bake in a hot over, gas mark 7/ 200c for about 10 minutes.





Bread & pizza dough recipe