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I tried this recipe, its great! I have allergy to soy so I used rice milk instead, and olive oil instead of canola. i added flaxseeds and pepitas to the recipe and cooked it on rapid cycle (3 hours for my panasonic). The texture was soft and moist and the flavour was nutty and a little bit sweet. Have the second loaf mixing right now as my sister likes it too. Parents were harder to convince as they are used to the supermarket bread that is loaded with salt and arent sure about the sweetness of the spelt loaf, although I spotted mum eating it this morning instead of the "Helga's" bread she normally eats!

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joolzk March 26, 2010

Gave this a try tonight...turned out better than expected! I've had trouble with many breadmachine recipes but this one was simple and came out perfect. Subsituted honey for sugar, but kept the rest of the ingredients as listed. Rapid cycle, light crust on my Cuisinart convection machine.

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cwoof October 03, 2013

This is my favorite spelt bread recipe and definitely a keeper for me. I followed the recipe EXACTLY EXCEPT I put in 2 tsp of xanthum gum and 1 tsp soy lechin granules. It stayed soft for over four days ! I also proofed my yeast (instant yeast) for 10 minutes first. You dont have to but I always get a softer loaf doing this. I put in my liquids first as per my bread machine. THANKS SO MUCH for posting this recipe. I am trying to avoid too much gluten and wheat as I have sensitivity. I wish I could kiss you LOL !!

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Farzana December 28, 2012

This turned out better than expected. I substituted honey for the sugar, and coconut oil for the canola oil. I also used light spelt flour. I baked it in my zujiroshi bread maker on the "quick" setting with light crust. Wow, very tasty and moist! Will definitely be making it again.

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Jawbone May 24, 2012

A good bread. Mine was a little crumbly for a sandwich, but otherwise an excellent low carb bread. Used almond milk, because that's what I had, and it worked fine. Also used coconut oil, because I noticed it keeps home made bread from getting moldy so fast. Update--if you put your bread machine on manual, you can make excellent rolls & sub sandwich buns.

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Oldman437 November 05, 2011

Great recipe! I'll be using this as a base for my spelt bread machine breads! I made a couple of substitutions because I didn't have the precise ingredients. I used honey instead of sugar and grapeseed oil instead of canola. I also added 1 tbs ground flax seeds and a hearty dash of cinnamon to enhance the sweetness. The bread has a wonderful texture - it's dense, like most spelt bread, but not overly so. Makes a nice hearty bread and I look forward to experimenting from here. One suggestion: It would be good to know what type of soymilk was used in the original recipe. Sweetened or unsweetened, plain or vanilla?

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FitWitch January 30, 2010

This bread was delicious. I did used some different ingredients; instead of soymilk, I used unsweetened almond milk and instead of canola, I used safflower oil. I also added 2 tbsp ground flaxseed and 3 tbsp sunflower seeds. Most of the ingredients I used were organic! Far cheaper than buying organic wheat free bread!! Super easy recipe and I imagine you could change/add ingredients for different flavors. Very yummy and moist bread :)

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lwalshe January 03, 2010

Awesome base recipe -- can't wait to use it as a starter for other recipes. I substituted skim milk for the soy, honey for the sugar and corn oil for the canola. Added 2 tsp each of dry dill and onion to made onion dill bread for my wheat-allergic friend. I do recommend adjusting your machine settings if you have a programmable machine. I've got a very old Breadman Ultimate and have it set for first knead at 3 minutes, 2nd knead at 4 minutes (ideally spelt flour shouldn't be kneaded for more than 4 minutes), first rise at 40 minutes, skip the first punchdown and second rising, and go to a 15 second shaping followed by a 50 minute 3rd rise and 40 minutes for baking for a 2 lb loaf. Almost as perfect looking as my regular wheat flour recipe.

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pilateslvr April 02, 2009

This is my 3rd time making it! I substituted skim milk for the soy and added 2 T of honey. Each time I make it, I add lots of different seeds and nuts. Always delicious! I'm wheat intolerant and it's great to have a bread recipe that my wheat-loving friends like, too.

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Angela F November 22, 2008

MIght be a good recipe, if there were substitutions for most of the ingredients. Not ' Healh promoting' as it is.

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bjdeckman August 22, 2008
Spelt Bread (Bread Machine)