Cheese Bread, 1.5 lb.

A hint of sharp cheddar cheese adds a delightful flavor to this bread. Make sure the shredded cheese is frozen when added at the alert for best results.

    6 fl ounces (¾ cup) water, 80°F
    1 egg, large
    1½ tablespoons butter or margarine
    2¾ cups bread flour
    1 tablespoons sugar
    1½ teaspoons salt
    2 teaspoons active dry yeast
    1½ teaspoons bread machine yeast
    ¾ cup shredded sharp cheddar cheese, frozen

  1. Add liquid ingredients and butter to bread pan.
  2. Add all dry ingredients, except yeast, to bread pan. Tap pan to settle dry ingredients and then level, pushing some of them into the corners. Lock pan into bread maker.
  3. Make an indentation in center of dry ingredients fill with yeast.
  4. Select desired setting. Program timer, if necessary. Turn bread maker on. When bread is done, turn breadmaker off and, using oven mitts, unlock and remove the bread pan. Shake bread out of pan and cool on rack before slicing.