All about the Hamilton Beach 29881/29882 HomeBaker Review The Hamilton Beach HomeBaker 29881 (white)/29882 (black) is actually very similar to the Sunbeam 5891. Both bread machines are advertised as making 1.5-pound and 2-pound loaves of bread. And they have 12 bread cycles each. You can set the machine at basic, French, whole grain, 1.5-pound express, … Read moreThe Hamilton Beach HomeBaker 29881/29882 Review
Top Horizontal Bread Machines You Can Buy Now Everyone loves bread, some like it store-bought while some stick to baking their own. They believe in freshness and the quality of bread – and most importantly, the delicious aroma it fills your entire room with. What most people don’t realize is that bread can be of … Read moreWhat is the Best Horizontal Bread Machine?
Best Bread Slicer A bread slicing guide not only cut the bread evenly, but it also saves you time. The basic model consists of three sides. Two slots act as a guide, and the bottom is a flat surface that holds the bread in place while you slice it nicely. Mostly these guides allow you … Read moreWhat is the Best Bread Slicing Guide For You?
Can you buy a Teflon Free Bread Machine? On average we get about 1-2 messages per week asking us if we can recommend a bread machine that doesn’t use a Teflon pan. Sometimes we wonder if we should tell everyone to direct those comments to all the bread machine manufacturers (hint hint) to pressure them … Read moreDo Bread Machines without Teflon pans exist?
Looking for the Best Large Bread Machine? Bread machines have the capacity to bake anything from a 1-pound loaf to a 3-pound loaf. Most bread machines will bake 2 or 3 different sizes, and the common sizes are 1-pound, 1.5-pound, 2-pound, 2.5-pound, or 3-pound. However, it’s rare to find a … Read moreWhich is the best large bread machine?
So you bought a great bread machine, now what? But now you’re looking for things to bake and you need a place to start. Enter bread machine cookbooks. These books are written specifically for people baking with bread machines. They have many tried and true recipes as well as tips and instruction that make baking … Read moreBest Bread Machine Cookbooks
Can you bake a traditional cake with your bread machine? Yes, you can bake a cake in your bread machine. In fact, the best bread machines have a “Cake Setting” although be careful, sometimes it’s referred to as a “Batter Bread” setting. The batter setting is like the dough setting and will prepare your cake … Read moreCan you bake cakes with a Bread Machine?
The Zojirushi bread machine has a cake setting. That would be perfect for cornbread right? That’s what I thought. However, instead of giving a cornbread recipe the manual tells you to use a mix. I’m sure that works and would be great in a pinch. I wanted a real recipe for cornbread though. So I tried … Read moreHow to make Corn Bread in your Bread Machine
Many people use all-purpose flour in bread making instead of bread flour. I started wondering what the difference is. It turns out that the difference is gluten. Gluten is a type of protein found in flour. More gluten in the flour makes the bread slightly heavier, but more importantly, it makes it stronger. That means … Read moreBread Flour vs All-Purpose Flour – Which is better?
It happens! Hard work put into delicious bread and a high expecting of picture perfect baking and then when you open the bread maker, you see a fallen lump of dough. The bread didn’t rise! What happened? To help figure out exactly what the issue is, let’s take a close look at the loaf. Did … Read moreBread Baking Troubleshooting – Bread That Doesn’t Rise