baking · Bread maker · jam

Perfect breakfast: bread machine jam and homemade scones

What is better than having good start of a day with tasty breakfast. To do that and  eat up all the jam that I have prepared lately, I decided to bake some scones. The combination with a cup of cappuccino is perfect for breakfast. I took a twist on a classical scones recipe (http://www.myrecipes.com/recipe/best-ever-scones) and made… Continue reading Perfect breakfast: bread machine jam and homemade scones

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Milk bread that goes well with cheese

I was looking for a simple bread to serve with cheese and came up with idea to bake milk bread. The recipe is very simple – just replace water by warm milk and put all ingredients in bread machine. Once again, it is important to warm up the milk first. My inspiration: http://allrecipes.com/recipe/17126/milk-bread/ The bread tastes very… Continue reading Milk bread that goes well with cheese

baking · Bread maker · Desserts · Recipe

Dessert time: rice pudding in bread machine!

New challenge for bread machine  – desserts! I was thinking for quite a while which desserts could be made in bread maker and came up with a couple ideas. First one – rice pudding. The process is so easy that I could say that rice pudding cooks itself 🙂 All you need is: 1 cup… Continue reading Dessert time: rice pudding in bread machine!

baking · bread · Bread maker · Ingredients

Bread machine tips – ingredients

Baking bread in bread machine is simple and complicated at the same time. Using ingredients in a correct way is vital. It takes time to find correct way to prepare  your dough. I am still learning how to do it correctly. Thus, today I would like to share some tips on using ingredients in a correct way:… Continue reading Bread machine tips – ingredients

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Black tea bread

Browsing through bread recipes I came across black tea bread recipe. It truly intrigued me and I decided to make one as well. I have found a couple of different recipes. For example: http://www.zojirushi.com/app/recipe/earl-grey-afternoon-tea-bread I took a spin on this recipe and used: 1 cup of warm black tea 1 1/2 tbsp of active yeast 3… Continue reading Black tea bread

baking · Bread maker · jam

Peach and strawberry jam for the weekend 

I found a great promotion in Walmart – a box of strawberries was just $1! I also had some frozen peaches in my fridge. So, I have decided to make some strawberry – peach jam for the weekend. The ingredients: 1 cup of strawberries 1 cup of peaches (I used frozen ones, but  fresh can be used… Continue reading Peach and strawberry jam for the weekend 

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Parmigiano-Reggiano bread 

Every time I bake bread at home my Italian husband tells me to give it a try and bake cheese bread. Finally, I have done it and result is very tasty! I have found a couple of different recipes that were meant for bread machine: https://www.hamiltonbeach.com/italian-parmesan-bread-for-2-lb-loaf-breadmaker.html http://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/garlic-parmesan-bread Still in the end I decided to go with… Continue reading Parmigiano-Reggiano bread