Honey Whole Wheat Bread Recipe

Honey whole wheat bread is a good addition to your breakfast menu. Bake at home using our tried and tested recipe with Oven or Microwave Convection.

Written by Maahi Gupta
  Maahi Gupta    Updated 13 Jul, 22


Honey Whole Wheat Bread Recipe

  • 5/2 Tsp Dry Yeast
  • 2 Cup Warm Water
  • 3 Cup Whole Wheat Flour
  • 1 Tsp Salt
  • 1/3 Cup Honey
  • 1/3 Cup Oil
  • 1 Tsp Butter Unsalted (Salted or Unsalted. Unsalted is better.)

Making Dough

  1. Take warm water in a big bowl. Add Yeast and keep it aside for about 2-3 minutes. Yeast will dissolve in water and then we would use this water for making dough.
  2. After 3 minutes, Combine Whole Wheat flour, Honey, Oil and Salt in a separate bowl.
  3. Knead the dough using yeast water for about 6 to 7 minutes.
  4. Once dough is ready, Grease another bowl with 1 tsp of oil and keep the kneaded dough in it.

Fermentation Of Dough

  1. Allow the dough to sit and rise in a warm place for about 60 minutes.
  2. After and hour, take out the dough and roll it to a log. ‘Log’ means a long cylindrical shaped dough piece.
  3. Now take a loaf pan or any rectangle shaped pan to bake your bread. Grease all internal walls with 1 tsp of Oil.
  4. Carefully, add the log shaped dough piece into this greased bowl.
  5. Keep it again in a warm place for another 1 hour for fermentation.

Baking The Bread

  1. Pre-heat Oven to 350 F (180 C). Bake for 30 minutes. You can also use the Microwave with convection to bake this bread. The temperature settings would remain same
  2. After 30 minutes, Switch Off the Oven and bring it out
  3. Remove the bread from the baking pan. Rub the crust with 1 tsp butter to make it fluffy and soft.
  4. Let it cool down to room temperature before slicing.
  5. Home Whole Wheat Bread is ready to serve. Enjoy!

Fermenting the Whole wheat Bread with Honey


Written by Maahi Gupta
  Maahi Gupta  
Mother. Cook. Vegetarian. Passionate Indian Food Eater. inHouseRecipes Chef. Photo Editor.