No Fail Easy Challah Egg Bread Bread Machine

READY IN: 1hr 30mins
Recipe by petlover

easist challah ever -- my bread machine has a quick dough cycle in which only one rise happens -- it is only used for quick yeast. time does not include rise time

Top Review by ZaarAddict

I would like to try this one and it looks easy enough. I'll see how I do with it and submit my pic.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Place all ingredients ( except second egg and poppy seeds) in bread machine pan.
  2. For dough cycle -- use 1 1/2 tsp yeast
  3. For Quick Dough Cycle---.
  4. ( NOT QUICK BREAD) use 2 tsp quick yeast.
  5. Run dough cycle and remove dough.
  6. On floured board shape dough into 3 long rolled pieces.
  7. Braid.
  8. Put braid on cookie sheet lined with parchment paper.
  9. Let rise at least 1 hour.
  10. Beat egg and use paintbrush to paint challah braid.
  11. Sprinkle poppy seeds.
  12. Bake in preheated oven at 375 degrees 20 minutes or more ( until golden brown).
  13. Cool.

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