Sandwich Bread You Remember
What makes a great sandwich even better? Making your own bread, naturally! It sounds like a daunting task, but with just a few ingredients and a little bit of time you, too, can make your own fluffy white bread perfect for toast, sandwiches, bread pudding, croutons, and just about anything else you normally use with other sliced bread.  
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Panettone
A traditional sweet bread that is enjoyed at the holidays. It's the Italian's twist on a fruit cake only about a hundred times better. Suitable for dessert, afternoon tea or breakfast on Christmas morning (or anytime).
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Hot Cross Buns
Half for you and half for me, between us two shall goodwill be. Such a sweet blessing that is said when sharing a hot cross bun, so that your friendship will continue for the next year. Tradition says that these buns are to be baked individually. Don't worry, this recipe is easier than that. 
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Lemon Loaf Bread
The perfect loaf for lazy summer mornings, mid-day treat or even served with vanilla ice cream on top. Lemon Bread Tools Needed:
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Troubleshooting Breads
Troubleshooting the problem, causes, and solutions to poorly baked bread.
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How does Yeast work?
Yeast is a one-celled, living fungus. There are many strains of yeast that live almost everywhere. Yeast feeds on carbohydrates that can be found in...
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How to Proof without a Proof Box
We all want bakery style bread, but few of us have bakery style equipment. That doesn't mean you should give up your homemade bread dreams, though. With a few easy tricks, you too can look like a bread pro.
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How to Mix Bread Dough
Not sure when to stop mixing bread dough? Take the window pane test...
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Tips to Keep Bread Fresh
My family eats a lot of bread during the cold weather months (in the Northwest, that's a long time). I tend to bake extra loaves of bread so we always have some on hand for soup night or for a hearty stew. Storing bread correctly allows my to bake as much as I want with confidence.
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Common Bread Problems
Bread doesn't rise? Sticks to the pan? Tastes funny? Let's fix it!
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