My Everyday Bread

READY IN: 3hrs 10mins
Recipe by Dawn in Minnesota

I looked for a fairly healthy sourdough-like bread. Tweaked and tweaked until I'd made up my own recipe. The basil gives it a sweetness. Hope you like it. My bread machine only needs 1/2 tsp yeast, but most others seem to need more.

Top Review by Bonnie G 2

What a great, "Every Day" bread, easy to put together in the bread machine - with so many healthy grains, I even added flax seed to pump it up a little more, I only used the ABM for the mixing and first rise as I like to shape and bake myself. . The rise was awe inspiring and I should have used a larger pan but even the oven spring was great. The inside was so soft even with all the grains. I did an egg wash and sprinkled a grain mix on top before baking. This is one those recipes well named as it is a perfect "Every Day Bread" and I'll be making often. Made for Spring PAC 2014

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Pour oil into bread machine container. In a small liquid measure, pour about 1/2 can of beer. Fill with water up to 1 1/3 cup mark.
  2. Add all dry ingredients, in order listed.
  3. Note: reverse ingredients if your machine requires dry first.
  4. Run on basic bake cycle.
  5. When it beeps, wait about 5 minutes before removing.
  6. Wrap in a towel while warm for softer crust.

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