Italian Herbs And Cheese Bread Recipe

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In Italy, they seem to make everything with cheese. From pesto to sandwiches, pizza to cake, it appears that the Italians just cannot stop eating cheese. It is no wonder that their breads are made from various cheeses and other ingredients.

Although the bread machine makes preparation easy, the bread is best when baked in the oven after being made in the bread machine. This imparts a crustiness that is missing when preparing only in a bread machine.

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But today, I want to introduce the Italian cheesy bread recipe with herbs in the bread baking machine. There is not much else needed for this specific recipe except some olive oil and herbs such as basil, oregano, thyme, and marjoram for seasoning the bread. Keep reading to learn how to make Italian Herbs And Cheese Bread Recipe at home.


Italian Herbs And Cheese Bread Recipe

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Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 3 hrs
Total Time 3 hrs 5 mins
Cuisine Italian
Servings 7 persons


  • Bread Machine


  • 1⅓ cup warm water
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 2 cloves garlic cruched
  • 2 tbsp fresh herbs (I prefer basil, chives, oregano, and rosemary) chopped
  • 4 cups bread flour
  • ½ tsp salt
  • 1 tbsp sugar
  • 4 tbsp Parmesan cheese grated
  • tsp active dry yeast


  • Add all ingredients to your bread machine in the order recommended by the manufacturer.
  • Apply basic cycle, and set medium crust.
  • Prepare one 2-pound loaf.
  • Slice and enjoy.

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FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions

  • What Herbs Go Best In Bread?

    Anise, basil, oregano, and thyme are often used in bread recipes, but they can be overpowering. You can also use dried marjoram. It is a strong herb that keeps your bread from getting soggy while adding a subtle but noticeable flavor.

  • Is Italian Herbs And Cheese Bread Halal?

    Islam does not specify that cheese is impermissible; therefore, it cannot be said that Italian Herbs And Cheese Bread is impermissible. But some people think that this recipe is not Halal because it contains cheese, which is of animal origin. For those who are avoiding all animal products, the cheese in this recipe can be substituted with vegan alternatives such as cashew cream or tofu cream – common substitutions for vegan recipes are made by using 1/4 cup of nut creamer instead of the normal amount of dairy cream called for in a regular recipe.

  • How Many Calories Are In An Italian Herb And Cheese Bread?

    Italian herb and cheese bread is a favorite bakery item across Italy, featuring herbs, wine, and cheese sauces to complement the yeast-based laminated dough. This bread is also a dairy-free option for lactose intolerant or vegan because it does not contain dairy products. An Italian Herb And Cheese Bread contain nearly 300 calories.

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