Make this recipe in a 1 1/2-lb automatic bread machine. For crispest crusts, let bread cool, then reheat on a rack in a 350° oven for 5 to 10 minutes.
Add ingredients to bread machine pan according to manufacturer's directions.
Select whole-wheat cycle.
Remove baked loaf from pan at once. Cool on a rack at least 15 minutes before slicing. Serve hot, warm, or cool.