Basic White Loaf of Bread

    3 hours 5 minutes

    This is the most basic bread recipe you can get for white bread and the fall back I use when I don’t feel like anything fancy or can’t find my bread cook book.

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    Serves: 12 

    • 1 1/4 cups (300ml) warm water
    • 20g butter, softened
    • 3 teaspoons caster sugar
    • 1 teaspoon salt
    • 3 cups (375g) bread flour
    • 2 tablespoons dried milk powder
    • 1 sachet (7g) dried yeast

    Preparation:5min  ›  Cook:3hours  ›  Ready in:3hours5min 

    1. Place ingredients in the pan of the bread machine in the order recommended by the manufacturer. Select White Bread setting; press Start.

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    Something else. For my first bread machine experience this recipe was very easy and most importantly the family loved it. I did bake it in the oven and not in the bread machine, I controlled the colour and texture of the crust better in the oven. Carol  -  29 Sep 2008


    The only recipe we use love it  -  28 Dec 2016


    it was so easy even a first time novice like me made it  -  24 Sep 2010