Yeast Breads

Hot Cross Buns

Hot Cross Buns

Hot Cross Buns I grew up in New England – just north of Boston. When Ash Wednesday rolled around, my Mom would be at the bakery down the street to buy some Hot Cross Buns. The bakery always used candied fruit instead of the raisins. […]

Depression Era Homemade Bread

Depression Era Homemade Bread

Depression Era Homemade Bread During the Great Depression, many families had to cook with basic ingredients and learn to live with less. These families learned some important lessons on frugal living and limiting waste that we could all learn from today. This is just one […]

Easter Kulich

Easter Kulich

Easter Kulich This is a traditional Russian Easter bread. It’s really not that hard to make and is very good. Easter Kulich Recipe Type: Bread Cuisine: Russian Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 2 hours 20 mins Cook time: 40 mins Total time: 3 hours Serves: […]

Irish Potato Bread

Irish Potato Bread

Irish Potato Bread This is one I haven’t tried yet, but I think I will before St. Patrick’s Day. It sure looks good! Irish Potato Bread Recipe Type: Bread Cuisine: Irish Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 40 mins Cook time: 20 mins Total time: 1 […]

ABM Buttery Dinner Rolls

ABM Buttery Dinner Rolls

ABM Buttery Dinner Rolls You make the dough in the bread machine and then bake them in the oven. I didn’t roll mine out as the recipe directed. I just pinched off balls of dough and then made sure they were all about the same.  […]

Fast Food Biscuits

Fast Food Biscuits

Fast Food Biscuits I don’t go to fast food restaurants, but they do have good biscuits. Fast Food Biscuits Recipe Type: Biscuits Cuisine: American Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 20 mins Cook time: 15 mins Total time: 35 mins Serves: 36 Ingredients 2 1/4 tsp. […]

One Hour Homemade Bread

One Hour Homemade Bread

One Hour Homemade Bread I love homemade bread with lots of real butter while it’s still warm. This is an easy recipe that comes out great every time. It’s another one of those depression era recipes.  One Hour Homemade Bread Recipe Type: Yeast Bread Cuisine: […]

Harvest Bread

Harvest Bread

Harvest Bread I get catalogs from King Arthur Flour. They have such great stuff. Usually they include 2 or 3 recipes in the catalog. Of course, there’s usually an ingredient that they offer and they’re hoping you’ll buy. If you look into it, you can […]

Indian Fry Bread

Indian Fry Bread

Indian Fry Bread I like to use this for tacos if I don’t have any tortillas. Indian Fry Bread Recipe Type: Yeast Bread Cuisine: American Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 75 mins Cook time: 2 mins Total time: 1 hour 17 mins Serves: 10 Ingredients […]

Instant Pot Raisin Bread

Instant Pot Raisin Bread

Instant Pot Raisin Bread This is a no knead bread that will rise in the Instant Pot.  Then, you’ll bake it in the oven. I made it yesterday and it comes out so good.  Instant Pot Raisin Bread Recipe Type: Yeast Bread Cuisine: American Author: […]

German Christmas Stollen

German Christmas Stollen

German Christmas Stollen I make this every year – usually just for myself.  Be careful when rolling it out. You don’t want to use too much flour or it’ll make your Stollen very dry.  I like to split mine and toast it with butter. German […]

Celebration Braid

Celebration Braid

Celebration Braid When I was first married, our landlady was a lovely Jewish lady. She lived in the apartment just below us. The aromas that would come into our apartment was heavenly.  So, I asked her for her recipes.  She wrote them all down for […]

Raisin English Muffins

Raisin English Muffins

Raisin English Muffins This recipe comes from Fleishman’s Yeast.  I love English Muffins and this one is especially good. Sometimes I’ll add some cinnamon to the dough – about a teaspoon. Raisin English Muffins Recipe Type: Yeast Bread Cuisine: American Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: […]

Yeast Rolls

Yeast Rolls

Yeast Rolls I made these rolls last year for Thanksgiving dinner. They’re perfect!  This recipe comes from Mandy at SouthYourMouth.com Check out her blog. She has great recipes. Yeast Rolls Recipe Type: Yeast Breads Cuisine: American Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 90 mins Cook time: […]

Baked Yeast Donut

Baked Yeast Donut

Baked Yeast Donut My family loves doughnuts, but having to deep-fry is not always the easiest way to do it.  When I came across this recipe I just had to give it a try. It’s a keeper with this family.   Baked Yeast Donut Recipe Type: […]

ABM Onion Bread

ABM Onion Bread

ABM Onion Bread This comes out really good. I don’t have a bread machine so I made it as you would any bread.   It goes great with just about anything. I find that it’s best when warmed. ABM Onion Bread Recipe Type: Bread Cuisine: American […]

Lunch Lady Cinnamon Rolls

Lunch Lady Cinnamon Rolls

Lunch Lady Cinnamon Rolls Just a warning – this recipe makes a lot! The first time I made it, I really didn’t pay any attention to the amount of flour going into it.  I ended up with pans and pans and pans of cinnamon rolls. […]

Sheepherder’s Bread

Sheepherder’s Bread

Sheepherder’s Bread I’m sure many of you have made this type of bread. You bake it in a Dutch oven.  For me, this makes the best PB&J.  Sheepherder’s Bread Recipe Type: Bread Cuisine: American Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 2 hours 20 mins Cook time: […]

Cheesy Beer Bread

Cheesy Beer Bread

Cheesy Beer Bread I always use Guinness Stout in my recipes that call for beer. To me, it gives a better flavor and a much better rise. Cheesy Beer Bread Recipe Type: Bread Cuisine: American Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 3 hours 20 mins Cook […]

New York Style Bagels

New York Style Bagels

New York Style Bagels Recipe Type: yeast bread Cuisine: American Author: Marsha Powell Prep time: 2 hours 20 mins Cook time: 25 mins Total time: 2 hours 45 mins Serves: 8 Ingredients 1 Tbsp. yeast 4 cups flour 2 tsp. salt 1 1/2 cups warm […]