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Old 12-16-2009, 11:56 AM   #1
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Bread Machine - 60% bread recipes

Hi - My husband has high potassium problems and cannot have whole grain or whole wheat bread. The store has quit making 60% so wondered if anyone had a recipe for 60% bread made in the bread machine. Thanks


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Old 12-16-2009, 12:07 PM   #2
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Hey Marlene, I think you can just sub one cup of white flour into most recipes. The ones I have seen are 3 cup recipes so that would give you 66% whole wheat. I think in your case I might go half and half. Use the whole wheat rapid cycle on the bread maker though.

I'm moving this to the bread section to help you get more replies.

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Old 12-16-2009, 12:55 PM   #3
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If you mean your flour was 60% whole wheat then it's easy to fix without having to look for some other recipes. For 3 cups of flour (roughly a 1-1.5 lb loaf) use 1.25 cups bread flour and 1.75 cups whole wheat flour (this will give you a 58.33% whole wheat mix).

My basic batch of everyday bread makes 2 loaves and uses 4 cups bread flour and 3 cups whole wheat (a smidge over 40% whole wheat).
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Old 12-16-2009, 02:18 PM   #4
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Thanks a lot
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