Welsh Rarebit Bread

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Dec. 15, 2011


All purpose flour
Dry yeast 1/2 Ounce (2 Packages, 1/4 Ounce Each)
Granulated sugar 2 Tablespoon
Salt 2 Teaspoon
Dry mustard 1 Teaspoon
Cayenne pepper 1 Dash
Skim milk 1 1/2 Cup (24 tbs)
Water 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Processed american cheese 8 Ounce , cubed
Margarine 2 Tablespoon
Worcestershire sauce 1 Tablespoon



1) Preheat oven at 350 degrees.


2) In a bowl, mix together 2 cups of the flour, yeast, sugar, salt, mustard, and pepper.

3) In a saucepan, heat together milk, water, cheese, and margarine until cheese is just melted and then cool until lukewarm.

4) Add this mixture to the flour mixture and mix until smooth.

5) Add Worcestershire sauce and mix until soft dough forms.

6) On a floured surface, knead the dough until smooth and elastic. Put the dough in a greased bowl and cover. Keep in in warm place to rise to double.

7) Punch it down and divide in half. Roll both the dough into a 5x 11-inch rectangle.

8) Cut out 3 long strips from the rectangles leaving strips joined at one end. Braid the strips.

9) Take two sprayed 8 x 4 x 2-inch loaf pans and place the braids. Cover and let them rise to double.

10) Now, bake them for 45-55 minutes, until deep golden brown. Let them cool on the rack.


11) Serve the Welsh rarebit Bread as a snack.


If the braids are browning too quickly, you can cover with a foil and bake.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Medium
Cook Time: 55 Minutes
Ready In: 55 Minutes
Servings: 2

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 2046Calories from Fat 484

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 54 g83.1%

Saturated Fat 26 g130%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 4196 mg174.83%

Total Carbohydrates 324 g108%

Dietary Fiber 11 g44%

Sugars 25 g

Protein 66 g132%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet