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How to Make Bread

Want to learn how to make your own bread? Then you’ve come to the right place because we’re going to show you how! We know that making your own bread at home can be intimidating for first-time bakers. We want to help. Even if you don’t have any prior experience with baking, no worries, this

Basic Baking Ingredients

So you got a bread machine and you’re ready to bake. Great! Here we go over the 7 basic ingredients used in baking. You’ll probably use most, if not all, these ingredients, so it helps to familiarize yourself with them and learn what function they serve. Keep your pantry stocked with these ingredients and you’ll

The Bread Lover’s Bread Machine Cookbook Review

Today we want to take a look at the Bread Lover’s Bread Machine Cookbook with you. It’s one of the books we’ve included in our list of best bread machine cookbooks and in fact, it’s the one we think bread machine owners should have – if any – on their bookshelf. Having said that it

How to Make Keto Bread (with Recipes): Beginner’s Guide

Do you want to learn how to make delicious keto (low carb) bread using a bread machine? You’ve come to the right place! Keto bread is notoriously difficult to get right – the bread won’t rise properly, it tastes “eggy” or it doesn’t taste like regular bread, and it doesn’t toast properly. What gives?! No

The Gluten-Free Bread Machine Cookbook Review

If you’re looking to do more with your bread machine, consider investing in a good cookbook. While your bread machine may come with recipes supplied by the manufacturer, cookbooks are great for those who are ready to graduate from basic breads and want to experiment with new, fun, and delicious recipes. Today we’re going to

Prime Day Bread Machine Deals 2019

Update July 15, 2019: Prime Day is here! We included current live deals at the bottom of this post. These will be updated throughout Prime Day (July 15 and 16) so come back frequently to check on new deals! Amazon Prime Day is almost here! Besides Black Friday, this is your best chance to score

9 Healthy (and Delicious!) Bread Machine Recipes

Making bread at home can be all of these things: healthy, delicious and easy! Today we want to share some of our favorite tried-and-tested healthy bread machine recipes with you. Most of these recipes have the added nutrients of fruit and nuts which makes these treats healthy and delicious. We also threw in dessert recipes

Where can I buy a bread machine?

Food trends come and go, and it is no different when it comes to baking bread at home with a bread machine. When bread machines first launched in the 1980s people thought that it was going to be the “next toaster”. For a while that seemed true enough, and while millions of bread machines had

35 Things You Can Make With a Bread Machine

Bread machines do more than bake bread! While most people purchase bread machines to make homemade bread, there are actually plenty of other tasty treats you can make with your bread machine. If you’re looking for new recipe ideas and inspiration, or want to discover new ways to use your bread machine, we want to

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 helpful 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