Bread Basics

The Bread Production Process

How does bread get from the factory to the grocery aisle? The process of producing bread is complex when you’re just making a loaf in your kitchen. Expand that by a hundred or a thousand, like in a commercial factory, and there are many more factors to consider. Learn more about how bread is produced […]

Bread From Around the World

When you think of foods with a significant cultural and historical impact, bread is one of the first things to come to mind. Bread is a beloved staple in many different diets, and you’ll find multiple variations across the globe, each offering a unique texture, taste and smell. Some of the many kinds of breads […]

The History of English Muffins

Whether you prefer yours smeared with butter or jelly or use it as the base for eggs Benedict, you’re undoubtedly familiar with the soft but crunchy breakfast staple, the English muffin. Despite their across-the-pond name, English muffins are an all-American favorite with a history that dates back to the 1800s. The back story behind English muffins is fascinating. Let’s […]

When Was Sliced Bread Invented?

  The last time you said or heard someone say that something was “the best thing since sliced bread,” did you have any follow-up questions? Maybe, “When was sliced bread invented?” Or perhaps, “Who do we have to thank for sliced bread, anyway?”  The short answer is that sliced bread was invented on July 7, […]

Health Benefits of Bread

Bread has been an everyday food for centuries. In 2020, over 326.91 million Americans enjoyed bread. With so many people eating this staple, many want to know whether it adds any nutritional value to their diets. If bread is a go-to in your home, knowing its health benefits will help you understand how it impacts your […]

Multigrain vs. Whole Grain Bread vs. Whole Wheat

When you compare multigrain vs. whole-grain vs. whole wheat bread, they may seem very similar. However, they are actually different when it comes to ingredients and nutritional value. Multigrain vs. Whole-Grain Bread vs. Whole Wheat When you see dozens of various bread types in a grocery store, it can be confusing to choose one that will be satisfying and delicious. Although all loaves of brown, earthy-tasting bread might […]