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All-Purpose Flour Bread Recipes

Plain Flour Yeast Breads


You don't need fancy breads flours to make a delicious loaf of homemade yeast bread. Here are ten yummy bread recipes you can make using all-purpose flour.

1. Sunny Lemon Bread

Lemon bread
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This bread recipe uses just the right amount of lemon to gently flavor the bread. The all-purpose flour helps make this a light loaf of bread that is great to serve at breakfast and lunch.

2. Apple Cinnamon Batter Bread

Apple Cinnamon Batter Bread
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Not too sweet, this belly warming bread is great for the colder months of the year. It is also a batter yeast bread and requires no kneading.

3. Buttermilk Orange Bread

Buttermilk Orange Bread
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This single loaf recipe is great for beginners! Made with buttermilk, orange zest, and all-purpose flour, buttermilk orange bread is perfect for breakfast and snacking.

4. Garlic Thyme Dinner Bread

Garlic Thyme Dinner Bread
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Flavored with butter, thyme, and garlic powder, this dinner bread is made into two long loaves. It can be used as a sandwich bread or served at the dinner table with butter.

5. Cherry Pecan Coffee Bread

Cherry Pecan Coffee Bread
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Be creative! This sweet yeast bread is baked in a round tube pan and then decorated with icing, candied cherries, and pecans. A great dessert bread.

6. Rosemary Poppy Bread

Rosemary Poppy Bread
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Rosemary and poppy seeds make this the perfect dinner bread. Baked in the round, this beautiful loaf is cut into wedges and served with butter.

7. Orange Sunshine Bread

Orange Sunshine Bread
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Nothing says warm summer months like the natural flavor of oranges. This single loaf bread is made with all-purpose flour, brown sugar, and orange zest. It's a favorite breakfast bread and it compliments ham dinners.

8. Cheddar Basil Batter Bread

Cheddar Basil Batter Bread
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This all-purpose flour bread is also a no-knead bread. Simply mix the ingredients in a bowl, let it rise, and mix it back down again. A great recipe for when time is limited.

9. Easy White Bread

Super Easy Bread for Beginners
Photo © Elizabeth Yetter

This white bread recipe is the most versatile bread recipe you can find. Made with basic ingredients you can find in the kitchen, fruits and nuts can also be added to the bread dough to make your own, unique loaf of bread.

10. Apricot Orange Bread

Apricot Orange Bread
Photo © Elizabeth Yetter

Talk about a taste bud wake up call! This favored loaf of bread is perfect for snacking, desserts, and it tastes great when toasted for breakfast. The recipe only makes one loaf, so it's perfect for smaller families.

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