The 5 Top Bread Machine Cookbooks

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Luckily for us bread makers, there are a lot of great sources of there for information and recipes when it comes to bread machines. Yes, you can use normal bread recipes for bread making in a bread machine, but there are also some really good ones to be found in the recipes that are specially meant for bread machine usage.

1. The No-Fuss Bread Machine Cookbook: Hands-Off Recipes for Perfect Homemade Bread
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This bread machine cookbook is a classic, it’s cheap and it can be found on Amazon. This was actually one of the first bread machine cookbooks we got ourselves, and we’ve been loving it. It has also received a lot of great feedback on Amazon and different communities.

2. The Bread Lover’s Bread Machine Cookbook: A Master Baker’s 300 Favorite Recipes for Perfect-Every-Time Bread-From Every Kind of Machine

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This bread machine cookbook comes in at 2nd place. What makes this cookbook so great is the amount of detail that it gives. It also contains 300 RECIPES! Now that’s a lot of recipes, probably more than you’ll ever need, but again. It’s very interesting to skim through the book and get some great inspiration.

3. The Bread Machine Cookbook


This is an old classic, and if you’re a bread fanatic this one should be on your shelf. It has sold over a million copies and with great reason. It’s affordable, but some of the information is a bit outdated, sadly.

4. Betty Crocker Best Bread Machine Cookbook (Betty Crocker Cooking)

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This one is great, and fairly affordable. It has also received some great reviews on Amazon, and it has some really interesting recipes. However, the book may to some seem a bit lousy in terms of design, but that doesn’t ruin the fact that there are 100 cool recipes in it.

5. Oster Expressbake Bread Machine Cookbook: 101 Classic Recipes With Expert Instructions For Your Bread Maker (Bread Machine & Bread Maker Recipes)

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This cookbook is specially made for the Oster Expressbake bread machine that we recommend in our bread machine buying guide. It’s a great machine, and with this recipe book in your hands you’ll quickly get to know the ins and outs of your bread machine from Oster. Most of the recipes also work fine with other bread machine brands, but we highly recommend that you only pick this one up if you have an Oster Expressbake.

Final note:

You don’t have to pay for bread machine knowledge, recipes and cookbooks. There are a lot of great, free resources out there that can help you. We for example often use, which contains tons of bread machine recipes. They have a really good recipe at Allrecipes for sweet bread, which we highly recommend you to try out. Now combine this great knowledge with a great bread machine, and you’re ready to make some delicious bread!