Oatmeal Bread, 1.5 lb.

A basic white bread with a touch of oats and hint of brown sugar. Made with milk, the crust is tender. Use old-fashioned or quick cooking oats, not instant oatmeal.

    9 ounces (1 cup + 2 tablespoons) milk, 80°F
    2 tablespoons butter or margarine
    2½ cups bread flour
    ¾ cup oats, quick or old fashioned
    2 tablespoons brown sugar
    1½ teaspoons salt
    2¼ teaspoons active dry yeast
    1½ teaspoons 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.