All-Purpose Flour Bread Recipes

Plain Flour Yeast Breads

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

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    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.

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    Apple Cinnamon Batter Bread
    Apple Cinnamon Batter Bread. Photo © Elizabeth Yetter

    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.

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    Buttermilk Orange Bread
    Buttermilk Orange Bread. Photo © Elizabeth Yetter

    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.

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    Garlic Thyme Dinner Bread
    Garlic Thyme Dinner Bread. Photo © Elizabeth Yetter

    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.

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    Cherry Pecan Coffee Bread
    Cherry Pecan Coffee Bread. Photo © Elizabeth Yetter

    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.

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    Rosemary Poppy Bread
    Rosemary Poppy Bread. Photo © Elizabeth Yetter

    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.

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    Orange Sunshine Bread
    Orange Sunshine Bread. Photo © Elizabeth Yetter

    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.

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    Cheddar Basil Batter Bread
    Cheddar Basil Batter Bread. Photo © Elizabeth Yetter

    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.

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    Super Easy Bread for Beginners
    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.

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    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.