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The 8 Best Bread Makers – Guide

You want fresh bread and the typical smell in your kitchen? No problem! We have compared many different bread makers for you and listed the top 8 in this guide.

With our comprehensive checklist , you can get an overview and then make a well-founded selection according to our product recommendations. Enjoy your meal!

Checklist For Bread Makers

Capacity, Bread Weight And Dimensions
  • Breadmakers with asmall capacity produce breads between 300 and 400 grams.
  • If you are baking for a large family, an automatic bread maker with a larger capacity(1-1.5 kg of bread) is recommended.
  • The capacity also determines the size of the appliance. Before buying, make sure that you have the necessary space in the kitchen.
  • Typical dimensions of bread makers range from 25 x 30 x 35 cm to 30 x 35 x 40 cm.
Dough Hook
  • The dough hook remains in the bread during the baking process or it can be removed or folded away.
  • In higher price categories, you can also find devices with a lowerable dough hook.
  • Doughhook remains in the bread: You have to remove the dough hook after baking and get bread with a hole.
  • Doughhook removable or foldable: A signal indicates when to remove the dough hook. You have to return to the machine before the baking process starts.
  • A high-capacity bread maker should have at least two dough hooks.
Functions
  • A good appliance has 12 to 18 programs that allow you to bake different types of breads (e.g. white bread, gluten-free breads) or preparepizza and cake dough.
  • With the time preset , you can program a specific time for the baking process.
  • Keep warm function: Your bread is kept warm for up to one hour.
  • A bread maker needs between three and five hours. If you don’t want to wait that long, look for a quick bake program when buying.
  • An ingredient dispenser is useful when baking breads with nuts, raisins or other ingredients.
  • Some automatic bakers have programs for making jam or yogurt.

We have compiled the best and most interesting bread makers. You can find the list with our product recommendations here.

Tip: Looking for an alternative to the Thermomix? Have a look at our guide to Thermomix alternatives.

The Best Sellers Of Bread Makers

In a list of bestsellers, we have compiled the most popular bread makers for you.

# Preview Product
1 Zojirushi BB-PDC20BA Home Bakery Virtuoso Plus Breadmaker, 2 lb. loaf of bread, Stainless Steel/Black Zojirushi BB-PDC20BA Home Bakery Virtuoso Plus Breadmaker, 2 lb. loaf of bread, Stainless...
2 KITCHENARM 29-in-1 SMART Bread Machine with Gluten Free Setting 2LB 1.5LB 1LB Bread Maker Machine with Homemade Cycle - Stainless Steel Breadmaker with Recipes Whole Wheat Bread Making Machine KITCHENARM 29-in-1 SMART Bread Machine with Gluten Free Setting 2LB 1.5LB 1LB Bread Maker Machine...
3 Oster Expressbake Breadmaker, 2-lb. Loaf Capacity, 2 lb, White/Ivory Oster Expressbake Breadmaker, 2-lb. Loaf Capacity, 2 lb, White/Ivory
4 Cuisinart Bread Maker, Up To 2lb Loaf, New Compact Automatic Cuisinart Bread Maker, Up To 2lb Loaf, New Compact Automatic
5 Hamilton Beach HomeBaker 2 Pound Automatic Breadmaker with Gluten Free Setting | Model# 29881 Hamilton Beach HomeBaker 2 Pound Automatic Breadmaker with Gluten Free Setting | Model# 29881
6 Neretva Bread Maker Machine , 20-in-1 2LB Automatic Breadmaker with Gluten Free Pizza Sourdough Setting, Digital, Programmable, 1 Hour Keep Warm, 2 Loaf Sizes, 3 Crust Colors - Receipe Booked Included Neretva Bread Maker Machine , 20-in-1 2LB Automatic Breadmaker with Gluten Free Pizza Sourdough...
7 Hamilton Beach Bread Maker Machine, Digital, Programmable, 12 Settings + Gluten Free, Dishwasher Safe Pan + Kneading Paddle, 2 lb Capacity, Black (29882) Hamilton Beach Bread Maker Machine, Digital, Programmable, 12 Settings + Gluten Free, Dishwasher...
8 Briskind 19-in-1 Compact Bread Maker Machine, 1.5 lb / 1 lb Loaf Small Breadmaker with Carrying Handle, Including Gluten Free, Dough, Jam, Yogurt Menus, Bake Evenly, Automatic Keep Warm, 3 Crust Color Briskind 19-in-1 Compact Bread Maker Machine, 1.5 lb / 1 lb Loaf Small Breadmaker with Carrying...
9 Zojirushi BB-CEC20 Home Bakery Supreme 2-Pound-Loaf Breadmaker, Black Zojirushi BB-CEC20 Home Bakery Supreme 2-Pound-Loaf Breadmaker, Black
10 Zojirushi BB-HAC10 Home Bakery 1-Pound-Loaf Programmable Mini Breadmaker Zojirushi BB-HAC10 Home Bakery 1-Pound-Loaf Programmable Mini Breadmaker
11 Zojirushi BB-SSC10WZ Home Bakery Maestro Breadmaker, Premium White Zojirushi BB-SSC10WZ Home Bakery Maestro Breadmaker, Premium White
12 Razorri Bread Maker Machine Stainless Steel, 25-in-1 with Nonstick Bread Pan, Homemade DIY 2Lbs Breadmaker, Gluten-Free Setting, LED Display, 15H Delayed-start & 1H Keep Warm, 3 Crust Colors and 3 Loaf Sizes Razorri Bread Maker Machine Stainless Steel, 25-in-1 with Nonstick Bread Pan, Homemade DIY 2Lbs...
13 Cuisinart CBK-200 Convection Bread Maker, 12' x 16.5' x 10.25' Cuisinart CBK-200 Convection Bread Maker, 12" x 16.5" x 10.25"
14 Zojirushi BB-SSC10 Home Bakery Maestro Breadmaker with Bread Slicer Bundle (3 Items) Zojirushi BB-SSC10 Home Bakery Maestro Breadmaker with Bread Slicer Bundle (3 Items)
15 Elite Gourmet EBM8103B Programmable Bread Maker Machine, 3 Loaf Sizes, 19 Menu Functions Gluten Free White Wheat Rye French and more, 2 Lb, Black Elite Gourmet EBM8103B Programmable Bread Maker Machine, 3 Loaf Sizes, 19 Menu Functions Gluten Free...
16 KBS Large 17-in-1 Bread Machine, 2LB All Stainless Steel Bread Maker with Auto Fruit Nut Dispenser, Nonstick Ceramic Pan, Full Touch Panel Tempered Glass, Reserve& Keep Warm Set, Oven Mitt and Recipes KBS Large 17-in-1 Bread Machine, 2LB All Stainless Steel Bread Maker with Auto Fruit Nut...
17 Hamilton Beach Premium Dough & Bread Maker Machine with Auto Fruit and Nut Dispenser, 2 lb. Loaf Capacity, Stainless Steel (29888) Hamilton Beach Premium Dough & Bread Maker Machine with Auto Fruit and Nut Dispenser, 2 lb. Loaf...
18 Dash Everyday Stainless Steel Bread Maker, Up to 1.5lb Loaf, Programmable, 12 Settings + Gluten Free & Automatic Filling Dispenser - Black (Renewed) Dash Everyday Stainless Steel Bread Maker, Up to 1.5lb Loaf, Programmable, 12 Settings + Gluten Free...
19 KBS 17-in-1 Bread Maker-Dual Heaters, 710W Bread Machine Stainless Steel with Gluten-Free, Dough Maker,Jam,Yogurt PROG, Auto Nut Dispenser,Ceramic Pan& Touch Panel, 3 Loaf Sizes 3 Crust Colors,Recipes KBS 17-in-1 Bread Maker-Dual Heaters, 710W Bread Machine Stainless Steel with Gluten-Free, Dough...
20 Kalamera 2LB Bread Machine, Black Stainless Steel Bread Maker with Nonstick Pan, 18-in-1 Bread Maker, 15H Reserve & 1H Keep Warm, 3 Crust Colors and 3 Loaf Sizes Kalamera 2LB Bread Machine, Black Stainless Steel Bread Maker with Nonstick Pan, 18-in-1 Bread...

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Current Offers Of Breadmaker

You can find the best current offers on bread makers in this list.

SaleBestseller Nr. 2
Oster Expressbake Breadmaker, 2-lb. Loaf Capacity, 2 lb, White/Ivory
Oster Expressbake Breadmaker, 2-lb. Loaf Capacity, 2 lb, White/Ivory
12 bread settings and 3 crust settings for making a variety of breads, dough, and jams; Expressbake setting bakes bread in under an hour
$109.99 −9%
SaleBestseller Nr. 3
Hamilton Beach HomeBaker 2 Pound Automatic Breadmaker with Gluten Free Setting | Model# 29881
Hamilton Beach HomeBaker 2 Pound Automatic Breadmaker with Gluten Free Setting | Model# 29881
Includes 2 kneading paddles; Dishwasher safe bread pan and paddles; Compact size can fit on any kitchen countertop
$70.00 −12%
SaleBestseller Nr. 5
Zojirushi BB-HAC10 Home Bakery 1-Pound-Loaf Programmable Mini Breadmaker
Zojirushi BB-HAC10 Home Bakery 1-Pound-Loaf Programmable Mini Breadmaker
Programmable breadmaker produces 1 pound loaves of cakes or breads; Settings for cookie/pasta dough and fresh fruit jams; quick-bake cycle
$242.49 −21%
SaleBestseller Nr. 6
Zojirushi BB-SSC10WZ Home Bakery Maestro Breadmaker, Premium White
Zojirushi BB-SSC10WZ Home Bakery Maestro Breadmaker, Premium White
Automatic 1-pound bread maker; Versatile course settings include: bread and pizza dough, pasta dough, cake and jam
$357.49 −37%

FAQ For Breadmakers

Why is a bread maker worth it?

The bread is cheaper and fresher than from the baker.

How long does a breadmaker take?

After three to five hours the bread is baked.

How much does a good breadmaker cost?

Between 100 and 200 euros.

Charlotte is passionate about writing for the Elternkompass. In her free time, her son Emil likes to keep her on her toes and together they spend a lot of time outdoors, walking around their home city of Leipzig. In her product recommendations, Charlotte shares her experiences with you.