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This is such an easy white bread recipe! We love how perfect this bread recipe turns out, every time! So easy to make this yummy homemade bread!

Homemade White Bread Recipe

This easy to make homemade white bread recipe is just like grandma used to make! Your whole family will love it!
Author Lolly Jane


  • 2 T. dry yeast
  • 2/3 c. dry milk
  • 3/4 c sugar
  • 1 T. salt
  • 4 c flour
  • 2 qt very hot water
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 c shortening
  • 8-9 + c flour


  • Combine yeast, dry milk, sugar, salt and 4 c flour.
  • Mix so that yeast is coated.
  • Add hot water and mix.
  • Add eggs and shortening.
  • Mix together well.
  • Let is set for 20 mins to sponge, covered.
  • Add 8-9 c additional flour. Knead well.
  • Let rise until double in bulk, about 1 hour.
  • Mold into loaves and put in pans to rise until they reach the top of the pans.
  • Bake 350 for 45 minutes.
  • Butter tops of loaves when done.