Sesame Wheat Bread

Toasty sesame adds an extra layer of flavor to this heart-healthy bread.

Serves: 8Hands-on: 10 minutesTotal: 3 hours 10 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 8


  • 1¼ cups whole milk
  • 1 Tbsp. honey
  • 1 Tbsp. tahini
  • 1½ cups bread flour
  • 1½ cups whole wheat flour
  • 1 Tbsp. toasted sesame seeds
  • ¾ tsp. kosher salt
  • 1 tsp. active dry yeast


  • Place ingredients into the bread machine according to the manufacturer’s instructions. (Order of ingredients may vary.) Use the whole grain cycle if available, or the regular basic white setting, and a medium crust. Check the dough during the first few minutes of kneading, and adjust as necessary with more water or flour, 1 tablespoon at a time.