Portuguese Sweet Bread I

Portuguese Sweet Bread I


"This recipe is for the bread machine. It is similar to homemade grandmother's sweet bread."


3 h 5 m servings 179 cals
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Original recipe yields 12 servings



  • Calories:
  • 179 kcal
  • 9%
  • Fat:
  • 3.2 g
  • 5%
  • Carbs:
  • 31.7g
  • 10%
  • Protein:
  • 5.6 g
  • 11%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 17 mg
  • 6%
  • Sodium:
  • 181 mg
  • 7%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. 462 Ratings


Great tasting bread and texture. I don't use a bread machine since I don't think the texture comes out as nice as oven baking. For people without machines, this recipe couldn't be simpler. Wa...

This bread is awesome. I'm kind of picky, I hate the way bread machine bread comes out. So I add the ingredients and set it to the dough cycle. Then I put the dough in my loaf pan and bake at 35...

I have made this with skim milk, whole milk, and half and half, it comes out tasty every time. I tried egg nog once and it was disgusting. I use butter instead of margarine. The first few hund...

Our entire family has been loving this bread! Not too sweet, with a nice medium/light crumb - simple recipe just as it is! I just use my kitchenaid mixer, let it rise 1 hr., punch it down & sha...

Absolutely the BEST bread ever out of a bread machine. I did not alter the recipe whatsoever...and it turned out perfect. It's the first bread I've ever made that actually has a "yeast" smell,...

If you REALLY want to taste sweetbread at it's absolute best, try buttering one side of a nice thick slice and grilling it in the frying pan. Tastes just like danish!

No bread machine, just used my Kitchen Aid mixer. I proofed the yeast with the sugar and warm milk in the mixer bowl for ten minutes, added the egg and melted butter, then all the dry ingredient...

Excellent bread!! I live at a high altitude (6,000 ft.) and have trouble getting bread to rise properly, but this one was easy with a few adjustments and turned out beautifully! It rose to perfe...

Wonderful bread and so easy. I tried it buttered and cooked in a fry pan as another reviewer suggested. Then I drizzled honey on it and it was simply incredible.