Total Time
3hrs 50mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 3 hrs 30 mins

Beth Hensperger; Egg whites make for an extra-crispy crust

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Using an electric mixer, beat the egg whites until almost stiff and soft peaks are formed.
  2. Set crust on medium or dark, and program for the Basic or French Bread cycle.
  3. Place all the ingredients in the pan according to the order in the manufacturer's instructions, adding the egg whites in with the water; press Start.
  4. When the baking cycle ends, immediately remove the bread from the pan and place it on a rack.
  5. Let cool to room temperature before slicing.