Herbed Buttermilk Quick Bread

Choose this recipe for a quick and easy bread recipe to serve with dinner. Serve it warm from the oven with olive oil for dipping.

Serves: 8Hands-on: 25 minutesTotal: 1 hour 25 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 8


  • 1 1⁄4 cups whole-wheat flour
  • 3⁄4 cup flour
  • 1⁄2 tsp. baking powder
  • 1⁄2 tsp. baking soda
  • 1⁄4 tsp. salt
  • 1⁄2 tsp. dried thyme leaves
  • 1⁄2 tsp. dried dill weed
  • 2 Tbsp. canola oil
  • 1 cup buttermilk


  • Preheat oven to 425°F. Spray a nonstick baking sheet with nonstick baking spray containing flour and set aside.
  • In a medium bowl, combine whole-wheat flour, flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt, thyme, and dill and mix well. Add oil and buttermilk and mix just until a dough forms. Turn dough out onto floured work surface and knead 10 times. Shape into a flat, round loaf on prepared baking sheet.
  • Bake for 40 to 45 minutes, or until bread is deep golden brown. Cool on wire rack for 15 minutes before serving.