English Muffin Bread, 1 lb.

Here's a bread that has the great taste of English muffins, but that you can make at home in your breadmaker. This bread is great toasted!

    7 ounces (¾ cup + 2 tablespoons) water, 75-85°F
    2 teaspoons butter or margarine
    2 cups bread flour
    3 tablespoons yellow cornmeal
    2 tablespoons dry milk
    1½ tablespoons sugar
    ¾ teaspoon salt
    1½ teaspoons active dry yeast
    1 teaspoon bread machine/fast rise yeast

  1. Add liquids ingredients and butter to pan.
  2. Add all dry ingredients, except yeast to pan. Tap pan to settle dry ingredients, then level ingredients, pushing some of the mixture into the corners. Lock pan into bread maker.
  3. Make a well in center of dry ingredients; add yeast. Lock pan into bread maker.
  4. Program for recommended select setting BASIC WHITE (1, 2, 3). Program timer if being used. Turn bread maker on. When done, turn off, unlock pan and remove with oven mitts. Shake bread out of pan and cool on rack before slicing.