Bread

Few scents warm the soul more than that of baking bread. We've gathered quick breads, yeast breads, braided breads, no-knead breads, muffins, doughnuts, and more in this collection of fresh-from-the-oven recipes and helpful bread-baking tips. There's a bread recipe here to fit anyone's needs, from novice baker to pastry chef, and accommodating time-crunched schedules as well as all-day bake-a-thons. Looking for a baking primer? Start by brushing up on the basics in our glossary of terms and how-to guides that walk you through making bread dough, making quick bread, baking bread, and more. If you're ready to dive right in, you can kick things off with the classics—banana bread, Irish soda bread, or breakfast muffins. Stick to the tried-and-true basics or move on to the many variations using different flavors or baking techniques. If you're feeling more experimental, dig in to flaky biscuit and yeast bread recipes. After you've enjoyed your fill of heavenly breads, use our storage tips to preserve that fresh-from-the-oven goodness as long as possible.


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Homemade Doughnuts

Learn how to make doughnuts at home -- it's easier than you think!

Crumbly Corn Bread

Everyone loves a honey-soaked slice of corn bread. Get our foolproof recipe.

Bake Your Best Banana Bread

Get the softest, most irresistible banana bread with our easy tips.


breakfast bread recipes
Homemade Sweet Brunch Breads

Breakfast breads, such as caramel rolls and doughnuts, are perfect on special days.

Cinnamon Roll Recipes

Soft, cinnamon-spiced rolls are smothered in sweet frosting -- need we say more?

Tea and Breakfast Breads

Go elegant and share these dainty and delicious tea breads at your next gathering.

Best Banana Bread Recipes

We have 21 ways to make classic (and not-so-classic) banana bread.


Healthy breads? Yes, please!
Healthy Bread Recipes

Slim down rolls, loaves, and even homemade pretzels for guilt-free eating.

Low-Calorie Muffins

A healthy muffin is possible, and it's the perfect way to start your day.

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How-To
  • How to Make Bread Dough

    Whether you're a beginner or a pro, it's easy to make your own homemade bread with our step-by-step directions.

  • Tips for Making Quick Bread

    Great for breakfast, brunch, or an anytime snack, quick breads are a cinch when you use our foolproof tips.

  • How to Bake Bread

    Thinking about making a yeast or quick bread recipe? No problem. We have advice for baking success.

  • How to Make Doughnuts

    Serve your family a heavenly batch of iced or glazed doughnuts from scratch in just six simple steps.

  • Storing Muffins and Quick Breads

    We'll show you how to store and freeze muffins and quick breads to keep them fresh and delicious.

  • Storing Breads or Doughs

    There's no trick to properly storing and freezing breads and doughs when you use our easy guidelines.

  • How to Make Bread Cubes

    Ensure that only the freshest ingredients go into your stuffing recipes when you make your own bread cubes.

  • Bread Machine Charts

    Bake bread successfully when you use our handy charts with troubleshooting tips, milk substitutions, and more.

  • How to Convert Recipes for Bread Machines

    Effortlessly make the switch from oven to bread machine with our conversion guidelines.

  • Baking Flours Glossary

    We break down the different types of baking flours with our easy-to-read glossary of terms.

Bread Recipes
  • How to Make No-Knead Bread

    Save precious time and effort when you make our fuss-free loaf of no-knead bread.

  • Cinnamon Roll Recipes You'll Love

    From sour cream and pecan to gingerbread and peanut butter, our cinnamon rolls will fly off your buffet table.

  • How to Make Irish Soda Bread

    Irish soda bread is a classic St. Patrick's Day recipe. You can carry on the tradition in just eight steps.

  • How to Make Cinnamon Rolls

    No brunch is complete without a scrumptious tray of cinnamon rolls. We'll show you a simple way to make them.

  • How to Make Muffins

    Whether you like blueberry, cinnamon, or corn, you can make your favorite muffin recipes in just eight easy steps.

  • How to Make Yeast Bread

    Surprise your family with a hot loaf of yeast bread. We'll show you just how easy it is to make.

  • Our Best Banana Bread Recipes

    When you have ripe bananas ready, baking moist, delicious bread is a no-brainer. We have 22 recipes to try.

  • Our Best Bread Recipes

    A comforting loaf of bread is a great meal add-on. We've collected favorites like raisin, pumpkin, and wheat.

  • Tea & Breakfast Breads

    Our crowd-pleasing tea and breakfast breads are great choices for the holidays, parties, or any other gathering.

  • Scrumptious Brunch Breads

    Ease into brunch with our delicious make-ahead breads like apple, banana, white chocolate, cinnamon, and more.

  • Our Best-Ever Muffin Recipes

    As assortment of our yummy muffins will round out any breakfast or brunch table and makes a great midday treat.

  • Low-Calorie Muffins

    Our low-calorie muffins are delicious and filling, and they're a great start to your day or nutritious snack.

  • Nigella Lawson's Pumpkin Scones

    British cooking pro Nigella Lawson shares her secrets to making sweet and savory pumpkin scones.

  • American Classics: Dinner Rolls

    Cooking pro Scott Peacock shows you how to make a delicious no-knead yeast roll in just eight easy steps.

  • American Classics: Biscuits

    Cooking guru Scott Peacock shares his tips and tricks for making tender and flaky biscuits.

  • How to Make Pecan Rolls

    Learn how to make a classic pecan roll with step-by-step instructions from cooking pro Scott Peacock.



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