Cracked Wheat Bread Recipe

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Cracked Wheat Bread

Leanne D.


This is a wonderful easy bread to make.Just remember to soak the cracked wheat the day before mailing the bread.

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1 c cracked wheat
1 c cold water
1 c milk
1 tablespoon salt
1 tablespoon shortening
1/4 c molasses
2 pkgs yeast
1/2 c warm water
6-7 c all-purpose flour

Directions Step-By-Step

Soak cracked wheat in cold water overnight
Scald mild ;add salt,shortening and molasses;cool to lukewarm
Add to cracked wheat
Dissolve yeast in 1/2 c warm water
Add to cracked wheat mixture
Begin adding flour to make a stiff but plyable dough.
Let rise until double in bulk
Divide dough into 2 loaf pans.
Let rise until double in size.
Bake in a hot oven 375 deg.for 10 mins.Turn temperature down to 350 deg.bake 25 mins.Turn out on cooling rack to cool completely.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Savory Breads
Main Ingredient: Bread
Regional Style: American