8 Recipes for Great Sandwich Breads

Potato Bread Recipe

 The Spruce

Sandwiches are the perfect meal for hot, summer days. Sandwiches are also a great way to get the kids to help themselves and make their own lunches during their days off. These delicious bread recipes fit all sorts of appetites and occasions, from home lunches to picnics.

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    Beginner's White Bread


    The Spruce

    Just want the basics? Try out this easy beginner's white bread recipe for white bread. It tastes delicious when sliced and used to make any of your favorite sandwiches.

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    French Bread

    Easy french bread recipe

    The Spruce

    Make delicious small sandwiches with this recipe for french bread. If you're really hungry, slice the whole loaf down the middle and stuff it with your favorite sandwich meats to make a delicious, super-sized hoagie.

  • 03 of 08

    Sweet Potato Buns

    Sweet Potato Buns

    The Spruce Eats / Pete Scherer

    For a unique sandwich bun, try sweet potato buns. It's a unique yeast bread recipe that's perfect for using up that last sweet potato or extra buttermilk you have around. The recipe should interest any bread baker and they can be frozen to fulfill a month's worth of sandwich needs.

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    Buttermilk Bread

    Honey Buttermilk Bread

    The Spruce / Diana Rattray

    Buttermilk bread has a rich, buttery flavor. It's a great sandwich bread for ham and cheese or roast beef.

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    Honey Wheat Bread

    Honey Wheat Bread

    The Spruce Eats / Kristina Vanni

    Are you a peanut butter and jelly kind of person? There's no better way to make the sandwich than on honey wheat bread. It just tastes better than plain old white bread.

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    Pretzel Bread

    Pretzel bread bowls

    The Spruce / Leah Maroney

    Pretzel bread has become the new darling of the sandwich-bread set and, while this recipe can be made into loaves, it also makes a great bun or bowl to ladle hot, comforting soup into.

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    Beer Bread

    Quick-Bread with Bacon, Beer and Gouda Cheese

    The Spruce / Karin Engelbrecht

    Break out the salami and mayo! Beer bread has a deep, beer flavor that can't be beat. It's also a hit for adult sports gatherings.

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    Easy Potato Bread

    Potato Bread Recipe

     The Spruce

    For country folk, there's nothing better than this easy potato bread, butter, and a favorite lunch meat. It's a simple, filling lunch that'll hold you off until dinnertime.