Boston Brown Bread, 1.5 lb.

This recipe uses a combination of flours and is sweetened with molasses and brown sugar with a crunch of almonds.

    8 fl ounces (1 cup) buttermilk, 80°F
    1 egg, large
    ¼ cup molasses
    2 tablespoons butter or margarine
    2¼ cups bread flour
    ½ cup whole wheat flour
    ½ rye flour
    1 tablespoon brown sugar, packed
    ¾ teaspoon salt
    ½ teaspoon baking soda
    2 teaspoons active dry yeast
    - or -
    1½ teaspoons bread machine/fast rise yeast
    ⅓ cup slivered almonds
    ½ raisins

  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.