Pre-made bread machines mixes are widely available in online stores, specialty cooking stores and in some grocery stores and chains. Amazon, Wal-Mart, and Williams-Sonoma all carry pre-packaged bread mixes on their websites. Some manufacturers and brands, especially those offering organic or gluten
To make flat bread, pulse a package of active yeast, 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour, 1/2 teaspoon sugar and 1 teaspoon salt together in a food processor. Add 3/4 cup of water in a steady stream until dough begins to form. Knead the dough until it is elastic.
A good breaded chicken recipe uses salt, pepper, flour, eggs and breadcrumbs to coat boneless chicken breasts. The breasts are breaded, fried and then baked.
Betty Crocker has a good sourdough bread recipes for bread machines and A Thrifty Mom publishes a good recipe that doesn't require a sourdough starter. Sour cream, butter and white vinegar take the place of starter in A Thrifty Mom's recipe. Both recipes require flour, sugar and active dry yeast.
A sweet peach bread is an easy option from Midwest Living and has a rating of 5 stars out of 5 stars. This recipe makes 32 servings, and it takes about 90 minutes to make.
Comparisons by BestReviews.com, AtTheBakersBench.com and Consumer Search suggested a variety of models for the best bread maker. These review websites often use multiple categories to rate units, based on the capacity and price of the unit.
According to bestreviews.com, as of February 2015, the top five bread makers are the Panasonic SD-YD250, the Zojirushi BB-PAC20 the Cuisinart CBK 100, the Sunbeam 5891, and the Oster CKSTBRTW20. The bread maker rated best of the best was the Panasonic SD-YD250.
A simple traditional Irish soda bread recipe involves kneading a mixture of flour, baking soda, salt and buttermilk into a round piece of dough, then baking it in the oven until it forms a golden crust. A variety of simple soda bread recipes are available on About.com, Epicurious.com and LeitesCulin
According to the website BreadMakerGuides.com, as of March 2015, the top three bread makers for large families are the Panasonic SD-YD250 Automatic Bread Maker, the West Bend 41300 Hi-Rise Electronic Dual-Blade Bread Maker and the Breville BBM800XL Custom Loaf Bread Maker.
Betty Crocker's Gold Medal Classic French Bread and Old-Fashioned Honey-Whole Wheat Bread are two good homemade bread recipes. These two recipes are easy to follow for the home chef.