Honey Whole Wheat Bread Recipe

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Honey Whole Wheat Bread
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  1. Preheat oven to 450 degrees, and grease 3 9x5x3 loaf pans.
  2. Sprinkle yeast on 1/2 cup warm water; stir to dissolve.
  3. Melt shortening in 6-qt saucepan; remove from heat, add honey and remaining 4 1/2 cups warm water.
  4. Mix whole wheat flour (stirred before measuring), instant potatoes, dry milk, and salt. Add to saucepan; beat until smooth.
  5. Add yeast and bead to blend. Then, with wooden spoon mix, in enough all-purpose flour (61/2 - 8 cups) to make a dough that leaves the sides of the pan.
  6. Turn onto lightly floured board and knead until smooth and satiny, and small bubles appear (8-10 minutes).
  7. Place in lightly greased bowl, turn dough over to grease top. Cover and let rise in warm place until doubled (1 - 1 1/2 hours).
  8. Punch down dough, turn onto board and divide into thirds.
  9. Cover and let rest 5 minutes.
  10. Shape into 3 loaves and place in pans. Cover and let rise until doubled (about 1 hour).
  11. Bake in oven about 50, or bread tests done.
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Nutrition Facts

Per ServingPer 100 g
Amount Per 1 Serving
Calories 6404.51 Kcal (26814 kJ)
Calories from fat 875.9 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 97.32g 150%
Cholesterol 6.12mg 2%
Sodium 7257.19mg 302%
Potassium 2603.78mg 55%
Total Carbs 1209.82g 403%
Sugars 88.08g 352%
Dietary Fiber 43.2g 173%
Protein 151.4g 303%
Vitamin C 27.2mg 45%
Vitamin A 0.3mg 11%
Iron 47.7mg 265%
Calcium 766.8mg 77%
Amount Per 100 g
Calories 223.1 Kcal (934 kJ)
Calories from fat 30.51 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 3.39g 150%
Cholesterol 0.21mg 2%
Sodium 252.8mg 302%
Potassium 90.7mg 55%
Total Carbs 42.14g 403%
Sugars 3.07g 352%
Dietary Fiber 1.5g 173%
Protein 5.27g 303%
Vitamin C 0.9mg 45%
Iron 1.7mg 265%
Calcium 26.7mg 77%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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  • salty
  • savory
  • bitter
  • sweet
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Weightwatchers Points

  • 135.4
  • 167

Good Points

  • saturated fat free,
  • cholesterol free

Bad Points

  • High in Sodium,
  • High in Sugar,
  • High in Total Fat

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