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    Default Tell me about your bread maker please

    Love it? Like it? Brand? Pros and cons.

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    I've had a breville bread maker for about 6 years. The 1st year I used it a fair bit but then found myself eating a lot more bread :/
    Then we lost the paddle that mixes so we didn't use it.... Still kept it thinking we would just buy a replacement part.... Nearly 5 years later and I finally bought a new paddle.... But still haven't made bread! Sooo yeah... Mines a good paper weight :/

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    I have a breadmaker, Breville, really happy with it. I use it less for normal bread these days but use it often for when we want a crusty loaf with soup, or hot cross buns, pizza dough etc. And really handy for fruit loaf.
    Mine also makes jam/marmalade so i use it all the time for that when i have a bit of leftover fruit. It makes a couple of medium jars at a time and is so easy!

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    Quote Originally Posted by NAT2561 View Post
    I have a breadmaker, Breville, really happy with it. I use it less for normal bread these days but use it often for when we want a crusty loaf with soup, or hot cross buns, pizza dough etc. And really handy for fruit loaf.
    Mine also makes jam/marmalade so i use it all the time for that when i have a bit of leftover fruit. It makes a couple of medium jars at a time and is so easy!
    Which one do you have please?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Nafsika View Post
    Which one do you have please?
    I'm out at the moment but will post later today with details. Not sure.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Nafsika View Post
    I have that one @Nafsika. It's fine. I don't use it as much as I thought I would. Bear in mind the bread is really tall but not very long so you get really tall slices. The bread doesn't last longer than the day after baking as goes stale very fast. I recommend an electric knife and bread slicing guide for cutting it. The bread is delicious though!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Nafsika View Post
    I have this one. It's very good - have not had a loaf of bread go wrong. I use the laucke mixes when I don't have time/ingredients to start from scratch. I've only used it for bread/dough but it does do jams etc...

    It is very large and takes up a lot of bench/cupboard space.

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    Quote Originally Posted by binnielici View Post
    I have this one. It's very good - have not had a loaf of bread go wrong. I use the laucke mixes when I don't have time/ingredients to start from scratch. I've only used it for bread/dough but it does do jams etc...

    It is very large and takes up a lot of bench/cupboard space.
    What is laucke?

    I have cupboard space.

    I'm just thinking how I would keep the bread "fresh"

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    Quote Originally Posted by gingermillie View Post
    I have that one @Nafsika. It's fine. I don't use it as much as I thought I would. Bear in mind the bread is really tall but not very long so you get really tall slices. The bread doesn't last longer than the day after baking as goes stale very fast. I recommend an electric knife and bread slicing guide for cutting it. The bread is delicious though!
    I was thinking an electric knife. I have a bread knife, but maybe I need the electric one.


 

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