In bowl dissolve yeast in 3/4 cup warm water and 1 tbs honey. Add
remaining water & honey, oil,sugar, salt, whole wheat flour, wheat
germ, & 3 cups bread flour. Beat until smooth. Stir in enough
remaining bread flour to form a soft dough (the dough will be
Turn onto a lightly floured surface; knead until smooth & elastic
, about 6-8 min. Place in a bowl coated with cooking spray,
turning once to coat the top. Cover; let rise in a warm place until
doubled, about 1 hour.
Punch down dough. Shape into 4 loaves. Place in 9in x 5in x 3 in
loaf pans coated with cooking spray. Cover and let rise until nearly
doubled. (about 30 min)
Bake at 350 for 30-45 min or golden brown.
Remove from pans to wire rack to cool.
This recipe was inspired by a passage in the bible Ezekiel 4-9.