French bread is always good right out of the bread machine. This is similar to French bread, but is called Italian bread because of the addition of olive oil. You will enjoy this easy bread and it will become a family favorite recipe.
Ingredient for 1 1/2 pound loaf
- 1 1/2 teaspoons active dry yeast
- 3 cups bread flour
- 1 1/2 teaspoons salt
- 1 cup warm water
- 2 Tablespoons olive oil
Put all ingredients in bread machine in order suggested by your manufacturer.
- Take a look at the bread as it mixes and add more water or flour as needed.
- If your machine has a French bread setting, use that for this recipe.