Basic white bread 1.5lb loaf for breadmaker

    3 hours 20 min

    I make this basic white loaf in my breadmaker all the time. It can be used with the timer mechanism. I hope you have good success with this recipe as it has never let me down yet!

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    Makes: 1 1.5lb loaf

    • 260ml (9 fl oz) water
    • 450g (1 lb) strong white bread flour
    • 2 tablespoons dried milk powder
    • 1 teaspoon salt
    • 2 teaspoons caster sugar
    • 30g (1 oz) butter
    • 1 (7 g) pack dried fast-acting yeast

    Prep:20min  ›  Cook:3hr  ›  Ready in:3hr20min 

    1. Put all of the ingredients in bread machine in above order. I use a cycle on my machine that takes 3 hours and 20 minutes or you can use the timer mechanism.

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    This recipe works every time, I have even added olives and feta cheese  -  21 Jul 2017


    I'm so glad that everyone who tried this loaf was happy with the outcome!  -  12 Jul 2016


    This bread recipe is great, the loaf was easy to make and when completed the loaf was excellent. Thank-you.  -  11 Jul 2016