Whole Grain Bread Recipes

Best, healthy whole grain bread recipes. Photos, videos, and tips help you make the perfect loaf.

Staff Picks

Whole Wheat Honey Bread

Rating: 4.5 stars 927
This is our family favorite! Very moist.

Honey Oatmeal Bread I

Rating: 4 stars 47
A tasty and healthy toasting bread for cold winter mornings.
By Allrecipes Member

Light Wheat Rolls

Rating: 5 stars 525
This is a yummy recipe for a light wheat roll that I keep in my special book of most liked recipes. They are not complicated at all to make, just a lot of rising time.

Crunchy Wheat and Rye

Rating: 5 stars 25
This is a great multi-grain bread with a touch of honey and brown sugar. Quick and easy to prepare in a bread machine, it's our family favorite!
By Allrecipes Member

Banana Wheat Bread

Rating: 4.5 stars 202
This is a delicious and nutritious bread that is very easy to make. I like it so much, I sometimes have it for breakfast!
By Gladys George

Flax and Sunflower Seed Bread

Rating: 5 stars 557
This is a great bread for seed lovers, one of the tastiest I've tried.
By Allrecipes Member

Dee's Health Bread

Rating: 5 stars 174
Whole wheat bread with sunflower seeds, cracked wheat, and honey.
By Allrecipes Member

Seven Grain Bread II

Rating: 4.5 stars 104
A delicious and wholesome bread. I buy the 7-grain cereal in the bulk section of the supermarket.
By Allrecipes Member

Cracked Wheat Sourdough Bread

Rating: 4.5 stars 45
A hearty grain and seed filled sourdough bread. Any good sourdough starter will work in this bread. The Rye Starter is just an example of one type of starter to use.

Whole Wheat Seed Bread

Rating: 4.5 stars 50
This is a recipe I formulated for my dear son while he was fighting cancer. He had his stomach removed but can still eat this bread. He remains healthy to this day, four years later!

Simple Whole Wheat Bread

Rating: 5 stars 2496
A simple honey whole wheat bread with wonderful flavor, texture, and aroma.
By Allrecipes Member

Real NY Jewish Rye Bread

Rating: 5 stars 253
Delicious rye bread flavored with caraway seeds and sour pickle juice.

Inspiration and Ideas

How To Bake Healthy Whole Grain Breads
Some whole-grain flours are better for breads than others, especially if you want to bake mostly or entirely with whole grains. Follow these tips for bread-baking success.
Chef John's Whole Wheat Ciabatta
Rating: Unrated 22
See how to make this hearty version with half bread flour, half whole wheat.
Bread Machine Pumpernickel Bread
Rating: 4.5 stars 224

This is a hearty, good-tasting bread. Just put all the ingredients in the bread machine and walk away.