Start Your Own

If you can't wait to be given a Herman starter you can start your own.
It's so easy a child can do it! There's even a video to guide you.

Herman Instructions

Download and print your own Herman instructions here.
Simply follow the steps for 10 days then divide, share and bake!

Recipe Ideas

There are literally thousands of Herman variations you could try if you don't want to stick with the generic instructions.
Have your own Herman recipe? Let us know about it.

Herman Photos

Take a look through the gallery of Herman photos and be inspired.
If you are baking a Herman, why not submit a photo of yours?

Herman's FaceBook Page

Join Herman on FaceBook. See what others are saying about Herman and what they have done with him. Please share photos, offer advice and ask questions.

Comments and

If you are not on Facebook you can see what people are saying about Herman here. If you can't find an answer then use the contact page to get in touch.

Upload Your
Herman Photo

We love receiving your Herman photos. All photos get uploaded to the Herman gallery on the website and most are shared on Facebook so everyone gets to see your efforts.

Gluten-Free Herman

Being intolerant of wheat or other food types doesn't mean you can't enjoy Herman. Take a look at how others have adapted Herman to suit their gluten-free lifestyle. Gluten-free doesn't mean boring!

Freezing Your

Your Herman starter can be frozen. Find out here how to do it and what happens when he's thawed.

Herman FAQs

If you've got a question about Herman but are too afraid to ask, check here first. These are the most popular questions from Herman fans around the world. If the answer is not here find Herman on Facebook and ask there.
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