Bread Machines & Makers: Recipes & Guides

Whether you call it a bread maker or a bread machine, there’s no denying this handy appliance is a carb-lover’s dream. Our guide offers recipes, tips, techniques and more.

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The Best Bread Machines for All Types of Bakers

Make baking easy with a bread maker. Our Test Kitchen tried 10 different brands to find the best bread makers for all kinds of bakers.

14 Easy Bread Machine Recipes for New Bread Bakers

Using a bread machine takes a lot of guesswork out of baking. Check out our delicious and easy bread machine...


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Our All-Time Best Bread Machine Recipes

Don't neglect this gadget! These bread machine recipes make creating a homemade loaf (or batch of buns or rolls) incredibly...


This Is Why Your Kitchen Needs a Bread Machine

With a handy bread machine, you can make homemade bread and other dough-based dishes in just a few hours.


How to Make Bread Machine Recipes by Hand 

Making yeast bread without a bread machine couldn't be easier! Here's how.

Bread Machine Whole Wheat Bread

4 reviews

"I tweaked an old recipe to create this bread by changing ingredient amounts, adding ingredients and incorporating whole wheat flour...


Pizza Bianco

2 reviews

Here's the perfect pizza for cheese lovers. Served with a green salad, it makes a satisfying meal. You can use...

Personal Pepperoni Pizza

Let your bread machine do the work mixing the dough for these single-serving sensations from Ann Tino, Winside, Nebraska. "My...


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Pizza with Wheat Crust

2 reviews

If you're looking for a change from traditional pizza crust, try this whole wheat version from Kathryn Maxson of Mountlake...


Calzone Rolls

1 review

Big pizza flavor comes through in these rolls. My recipe makes two pans because you'll need 'em! It’s so easy...


Chipotle Focaccia with Garlic-Onion Topping

4 reviews

Chipotle peppers make some people grab their water glasses, while others can't get enough of the smoky heat. I came...

Bread Machine Pumpkin Monkey Bread

5 reviews

I love making this pumpkin monkey bread for a holiday brunch. Leftovers reheat well, and the sauce is good enough...


Spaghetti Bread

5 reviews

You're sure to love the heavenly aroma and pleasant herb flavor of this tender bread from Lois Gelzer of Standish,...


Old-Fashioned Coconut Pie

6 reviews

My husband says it's not good cooking unless it's made from scratch. This is an old-fashioned way of making coconut...


Italian Sweet Bread

23 reviews

This golden brown bread offers satisfying sweetness in every slice. The hearty round loaves rise well and cut beautifully. With...


Vegetable & Cheese Focaccia

3 reviews

My family eats this flavorful bread as fast as I can make it. Sometimes I add different herbs, red onion...

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Jalapeno Bread

2 reviews

Grilled cheese sandwiches are especially good made with moist slices from this pretty corn-flecked loaf. For a milder chili taste,...


Garlic Parmesan Bread

9 reviews

This hearty aromatic bread has just a hint of honey and garlic. It's one of my favorite breads. It goes...


Turkey Stuffing Bread

9 reviews

My father-in-law had a ball experimenting with his bread machine to come up with this unique bread that tastes just...


Veggie Pull-Apart Bread

5 reviews

A bread machine hurries along the dough-making process, but chopped vegetables, bacon and cheese make the buttery wreath unforgettable. —Christi...


Crusty Mini Loaves

1 review

A bread machine prepares the dough for these crusty golden loaves from Caroline Knox of Cannington, Ontario.


Hawaiian Dinner Rolls

16 reviews

Pineapple and coconut give a subtle sweetness to these golden homemade rolls. If there are any leftovers, they're great for...


Grandma’s Christmas Bread

4 reviews

For as long as I can remember, this bread has been a part of my family's traditional Christmas morning breakfast....


Cranberry Orange Bagels

25 reviews

Dried cranberries and orange zest add bright flavor to these scrumptious morning treats. Switch up the taste, if you’d like,...


Pecan Raisin Bread

4 reviews

We love raisin bread and also enjoy the nutty flavor of pecans, so I decided to combine the two for...

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Soft Giant Pretzels

44 reviews

My husband and our friends and family love these soft, chewy pretzels. Let the bread machine mix the dough, then...


Bread Machine Wheat Bread

62 reviews

To fit in the bread machine, we adjusted the amounts of ingredients to produce only one loaf. This whole wheat...


Soft Oatmeal Bread

17 reviews

My husband loves to make this bread. With its mild oat taste and soft texture, it's sure to be a...


Buttery Dinner Rolls

11 reviews

These lovely buttery dinner rolls are tender, fluffy and delicious when eaten warm from the oven. —Debbie Leonard, Roseburg, Oregon


Harvest Fruit Bread

"My sister is raising two little girls but always makes time to bake homemade bread," writes Sandy Vias, San Leandro,...


Bread Machine Panettone

This bread machine panettone is easy to make. Every tender, moist slice is filled with candied fruit and raisins. —Josephine...