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People love to eat ham and cheese bread but due to religious issues, they can’t eat this bread at home! They want to get the halal cheese bread recipe so that they can make some at home. Are you one of them? If yes, then you will get the recipe here! Here I will share a ham and cheese bread recipe and how to shape a ham and cheese bun. You will also get the answer ‘is ham halal and is bread halal.’ Don’t forget to check the FAQ section. So, let’s start with the recipe.

Recipe for Halal Cheese and Ham Bread 

Ingredients of Cheese and Ham Bread 

  • 1 1/2 cups warm water
  • 1 tablespoon active dry yeast
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1 tablespoon salt
  • 1/4 cup vegetable oil
  • 4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 cup shredded halal cheddar cheese
  • 1 cup halal deli-style ham, chopped
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh parsley

Preparation Time

  • 2 hours 20 minutes

Cooking Time

  • 45-50 minutes 


  • 16-18

Step-by-Step Process of Making Halal Cheese and Ham Bread

Step #1
Take a large mixing bowl, and add warm water, active dry yeast, and sugar to it. Wait for 8-10 minutes until the mixture becomes frothy.

Step #2
Then, add salt and vegetable oil to the bowl and mix them well.

Step #3
Add the flour to the bowl and mix them well. Keep mixing until a dough forms.

Step #4
Start kneading the dough placing it on a large plate. Keep kneading from 8-10 minutes until the dough becomes smooth and stretchy.

Step #5
Grease a bowl with oil and keep the fowl in that bowl. Cover the bowl with a damp towel and wait for 1 hour so that the dough becomes double in size.

Step #6
Set the oven to 375°F (190°C) and prepare the oven for baking.

Step #7
Add the shredded cheddar cheese, chopped ham, and chopped parsley by kneading the dough down

Step #8
Shape the bread and put the dough in a loaf pan.

Step #9
Let’s wait for another 20 minutes so that the dough can rise.

Step #10
Bake the bread for the next 45-50 minutes until the bread becomes golden in color.

Step #11
Remove the bread from the oven and cool it down.

Step #12
Your freshly baked halal cheese and ham bread is ready. Enjoy it with your family.

You might wonder to know “How to store Your Cheese Properly. It is must read when you are thinking to make a Cheese Ham Bread.

Nutritional Facts of Cheese and Ham Bread

  • Per Serving: 1 Slice
  • Calories: 67
  • Fat: 70%
  • Carbs: 7%
  • Protein: 23%

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End Note

Finally, I guess you have gone through this entire article. Now, you know how to baked halal cheese and ham bread. Many famous chefs follow this recipe around this world. This is the most easiest recipe that you can ever find. Try my shared recipe today and bake delicious cheese and ham bread.

Frequently Asked Questions 

1. Is bread Halal?

Yes, it is. If you use all the halal ingredients in bread, then the bread is halal. 

2. How many days can you store cheese and ham bread?

If you use an airtight container and keep the bread in the fridge, you can store the cheese and ham bread for 2-3 days. But, it can stay fresh upto 1-1.5 days if you store it at room temperature.

3. Is ham halal?

Yes, if the ham is made of pork. But, if the ham is made of beef and the beef has been slaughtered in a halal way, then the ham will be halal. So, be careful while purchasing one.

4. What is halal cheese?

Cheese that is made of animal milk is allowed in Islam and also that have been slaughtered in Islamic way, then the cheese is known as halal cheese. 

Lauren Melaney is a housewife. Cooking is her passion and she really loves to experiment. She loves baking bread on any occasion. European cuisine is one of her favorites and she likes preparing different dishes and eating them with her family and friends. Also, Spanish & French cooking traditions appeal to her in general. Hope you would enjoy her recipes and find something that interests you!

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