honey bread


honey bread

Honey bread

This honey bread recipe is so tasty, your child will love it
Prep Time 1 hour 15 minutes
Cook Time 35 minutes
Total Time 1 hour 50 minutes
Course bakingbread, Breakfast
Cuisine American, French
Servings 4 child
Calories 170 kcal


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  • 500g granary whole-wheat or white bread flour
  • 7g sachet of fast action dried yeast,water.
  • 1tbsp salt,
  • 2tbsp olive oil,
  • 1tbsp clear honey,
  • 300ml of hand hot water.


  • pour the flour, yeast and salt into a large bowl and allow your child to mix using their hands
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  • Stir the water in a separate bowl with the honey and the oil and then mix into the dry ingredients
  • Turn the dough out onto a lightly floured surface and kneed for 5 mins until no longer sticky (add extra flour if need)
  •  Oil a loaf tin and place the dough inside and firmly press down
  •   Wrap in a plastic food bag and leave for 1 hour to rise (it should then spring back when you press with your finger)
  • Preheat oven to 180c and bake for 30/35 mins until golden brown
  • Remove from the tin to cool (check if it is cooked by tapping the bottom it will make an hollow sound)
  • Slice and enjoy


This honey bread homemade recipe is perfect for sandwich bread, it is sweetened just with honey. It is soft, fluffy, and tasty.
Why is honey in the dough
Adding honey to the dough replaces the sugar usually added to bread making. It's a  healthy alternative to using refined sugar.
Using honey instead of sugar helps preserve the bread and gives it a beautiful golden crust that crunches when you take a bite.
What made this honey bread recipe so good
      • It has the best texture
      • It is tender and flavourful
      • Its tried and true
My colleague Ms Dawn shared this recipe with me. We did it as a class activity and the children loved it.
It's the best honey bread recipe. I thought of sharing it with you so the little blooms can enjoy
Honey bread for breakfast
Don't reserve this honey bread for breakfast alone. Try it for lunch or tea time instead of afternoon cakes,
To make it more attractive to children, toast it on medium heat. The honey will toast the bread faster than usual. Add some cheese and scrambled eggs or banana  which will make it more enjoyable for your child.
honey bread
Note;  you can make the dough into mini loaves by dividing the dough into half, divide the halves into three. Bake the mini loaves for approximately 20-22 minutes
Tips; spray the top of the bread with cooking spray to keep the dough top in shape. 
Health benefit of honey in bread
    • honey prevent constipation
    • honey helps hydrates  the skin and gives  it an incredibly glowing
    • honey contain properties that plumps the skin and help reduces the appearance of wrinkles
    • consuming honey could help the brain release melatonin an hormone that the body uses to restore itself during sleep.
This honey bread recipe is yummy and I am sure you and your child will love it.
Comment down below if you try the recipe.
Keyword Honey bread

4 comments on "HONEY BREAD RECIPE"

  1. Great 👍.

    1. Looks yummy 😋. Well done Rhoda!

  2. I will love to try this, it will be nice for breakfast. Thanks for the ingredients and instructions above.

    1. Amazing,kindly share with us a picture

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