The Panasonic SD-BMT1000 is a fantastic bread making machine. It makes great quality, tall, 1-pound loafs and has many pre-programmed functions to choose from. It has both automatic fruit/nut and yeast dispenser.
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Pro Has both automatic fruit/nut and yeast dispenser
You won’t have to wait around for the right time when to add fruits, nuts, and yeast. The machine will do that automatically. Most machines have only one or none of these functions.
Pro Makes great quality bread
This machine makes soft and tender bread on the inside, and on the outside, you will have an evenly baked crust.
Pro Helps you to make the bread that you like with its 34 preprogrammed settings
These settings are not limited to bread only. You can even make chocolate, compote, and mochi (a Japanese desert).
Pro Compact design
This machine measures at 9.5 x 11.9 x 13.6 inches and weighs in at 12.3 lbs. This size makes it one of the more compact bread makers so it doesn’t take up much space.
Pro Very quiet
The only time you’ll hear any noise is when the dispensing tray is working, but even those are short sounds.
Pro Delayed timer for more convenient baking
This machine has a 13-hour delay timer, which means that you can delay the baking process, so you can have freshly baked bread when you want it the most.
On Amazon this machine costs from $360 to $450 with the inclusion of free shipping. This makes it one of the most expensive machines.
Con Recipes and instructions are in Japanese
There’s no manual in English for this machine. In order to figure out the settings, you’ll most likely have to use the Google Translate app, which uses a camera on your phone and translates from Japanese to English.