Simple Seven Grain Bread for Abm

Total Time
3hrs 5mins
Prep 5 mins
Cook 3 hrs

Only a few ingredients, but it makes a big fluffy loaf that looks and tastes store bought (except for the big hole in the bottom from the mixing arm!)

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 cup water
  • 2 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 2 cups whole wheat flour
  • 1 12 cups bread flour
  • 12 cup seven-grain cereal (found in bulk food section of health or organic food stores, or sometimes in regular grocery store)
  • 2 14 teaspoons yeast

Directions

  1. Add ingredients to your bread machine in order shown (or order your bread machine requires). Set to 1.5 lb loaf on regular bread (not 'whole wheat') setting. Press start -- when done, ENJOY!
Most Helpful

I do not believe it is possible to produce a loaf of bread from this recipe as it is written. Having quite a bit of experience making bread and dough in a bread machine, I was skeptical of the amount of water called for, but I tried it first as the recipe states. I ended up having to add at least another half a cup of water. After a lot of watching and adding more water to get a dough ball to form in the machine, it rose okay and the end result was a decent crusty bread. I liked the simplicity of this recipe and wanted to give it a try, but I don't think it's one I would make again.

Heaven's Kitchen June 05, 2009