Essential Dough

The Easiest Essential dough recipe you will find. A crunchy warm crust with a soft and fluffy inside.
Nothing beats fresh home made bread!

Yields1 Serving
Prep Time3 hrsCook Time40 minsTotal Time3 hrs 40 mins

AuthorChef MeganCategory, DifficultyBeginner

 1.10kgFlour
 25mlpink salt
 850mlWarm water
 15gSugar
 15gYeast

1

Place yeast, sugar and warm water in a bowl whisk and set aside.

2

Weigh off flour and salt in large bowl, stir.

3

Add all wet ingredients to the dry ingredients mix together and knee for 10 min till smooth.

4

Let rise in warm area for 1h till double its size
Grease 3 med sized bread pans that can hold more than 1kg bread.

5

Divide the dough amongst the 3 containers 600g per bread container.
When ready for second proving, preheat the oven to 180C .
proof bread for 20-40min depending on how warm your area is. Dough must be double in size.

6

Bake for 40 min or until golden brown. I like to take my breads out their containers 30min into the baking.

7

Cool slightly and enjoy!
This is a versatile dough that can be used for so many recipes.
Amazing bread Tips to follow soon.

Ingredients

 1.10kgFlour
 25mlpink salt
 850mlWarm water
 15gSugar
 15gYeast

Directions

1

Place yeast, sugar and warm water in a bowl whisk and set aside.

2

Weigh off flour and salt in large bowl, stir.

3

Add all wet ingredients to the dry ingredients mix together and knee for 10 min till smooth.

4

Let rise in warm area for 1h till double its size
Grease 3 med sized bread pans that can hold more than 1kg bread.

5

Divide the dough amongst the 3 containers 600g per bread container.
When ready for second proving, preheat the oven to 180C .
proof bread for 20-40min depending on how warm your area is. Dough must be double in size.

6

Bake for 40 min or until golden brown. I like to take my breads out their containers 30min into the baking.

7

Cool slightly and enjoy!
This is a versatile dough that can be used for so many recipes.
Amazing bread Tips to follow soon.

Essential Dough