How To Make Homemade Bread Share Print Learn how to make freshly baked bread in under an hour. These easy tips and fast recipes will show you how you can become an instant expert, homemade bread baker. Recipes by Tracey Seaman, Text by Nina Elder, Photography by Ryan Liebe Prev Next 4/19 Puffy Dough Even though you can make these breads in under and hour, be patient and let your dough rise completely. This is what you'll want to see as your dough rises: some nice bubbles and plenty of puff. Get our best 30-minute dinner ideas now!