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How To Slice Bread Machine Bread Properly

Now that you have a bread machine to make delicious homemade bread, do you have something to slice it with? Not your chef’s knife we hope! A beautiful loaf of delicious, freshly-baked bread deserves to be cut using a good bread knife. What exactly is a bread knife? And why do you need this particular

What is bread machine yeast?

Yeast is an essential ingredient for making bread. There are basically two categories of yeast: dry yeast and fresh yeast. Because fresh yeast is highly perishable, many stores have a hard time handling them properly which is why they don’t bother selling them. As a result, fresh yeast is mainly used by professionals and you

Best Bread Machine Flour: All-Purpose or Bread Flour?

Anyone who’s ever bought a bread machine will most likely come across this situation: Should I use all-purpose flour or bread flour? Most bread machine recipes will call for bread flour. But can I use all-purpose flour instead? The short answer is: it depends. What is bread flour and should I use it? To make

How To Make Bread Machine Pizza Dough

Among the many things that you can make using a bread machine, pizza dough is one of the popular choices. Besides bread, manufacturers say that dough is the second most-made item. Today, we show you how simple and beneficial it is to make pizza dough in a bread machine. As usual, you’ll have to gather

How To Make Jam In A Bread Machine

What do you normally spread on your bread? Butter, peanut butter, Nutella, cheese, jam, or maybe nothing at all? Well if you enjoy putting jam then you will be glad to learn how to make jam with your newly purchased bread machine! All bread machines – at least every single one that we’ve reviewed so

Why Choose A Bread Machine Over A Stand Mixer?

If you consider that a KitchenAid stand mixer retails for about a $100 more than a Zojirushi BB-PAC20 bread machine that will not only knead the dough but wait for it to ferment, shape it, and bake it, then the bread machine sounds like the perfect option for the home baker. However, even though some

How To Use A Bread Machine

If you’re completely new to the world of bread machines, welcome aboard! Although bread machines can seem like high-tech kitchen appliances, using one is actually really simple once you understand how it works. First of all, what is a bread machine? Put simply, a bread machine is a modern-day kitchen appliance that will bake bread