Potato Chive Bread

Serves: 12
Total Calories: 120


1 cup plus 2 tablespoons water
2 tablespoons margarine or butter softened
3 cups bread flour
1/2 cup mashed potato mix (dry)
1/4 cup chopped fresh chives
1 tablespoon sugar
1 1/2 teaspoons salt
2 3/4 teaspoons bread machine or quick active dry yeast


Make 1 Pound Recipe with bread machines that use at least 2 cups flour, or make 1 1/2 Pound Recipe with bread machines that use at least 3 cups flour.

Measure carefully, placing all ingredients in bread machine pan in the order recommended by the manufacturer.

Select Basic/White cycle. Use Medium or Light crust color. Do not use delay cycles. Remove baked bread from pan, and cool on wire rack.

1 slice: 145 calories (20 calories from fat) 2g fat (0g saturated) 0mg cholesterol 290mg sodium 29g carbohydrate (1g dietary fiber) 4g protein.

If your bread machine has a 2-pound vertical pan, the loaf will be short, but still will have good texture and flavor. If your bread machine has a horizontal pan, however, there isn't enough dough to make a good loaf of baked bread.

Try This
Instead of fresh chives, use 1 tablespoon freeze-dried chives in the 1-pound loaf or 2 tablespoons in the 1 ½ -pound loaf. For a flavor twist, try ¾ teaspoon dried tarragon leaves in the 1-pound loaf and 1 teaspoon in the 1 1/2 -pound loaf.

From "Betty Crocker's Best Bread Machine Cookbook, The Goodness of Homemade Bread the Easy Way." Text Copyright 1999 General Mills, Inc. Used with permission of the publisher, Wiley Publishing, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Nutritional Facts:

Serves: 12
Total Calories: 120
Calories from Fat: 17

This Potato Chive Bread recipe is from the Betty Crocker's Best Bread Machine Cookbook Cookbook. Download this Cookbook today.

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