Dyad's Bread


Make Good Bread
Even if You've Never Made Bread Before

Our Easy Recipe aboard m/v Dyad



Ingredients
1 packet dry yeast
2 teaspoons sugar
6 tablespoons lukewarm water
3 cups flour
2 teaspoons salt
4 tablespoons olive oil
1 cup lukewarm water



Directions
Combine yeast, sugar, and the 6 tablespoons of water.
Set aside until puffy (10-20 minutes).

In a larger bowl mix the flour and salt.
Add puffy yeast, olive oil, and the cup of water. Mix well.

Set aside at least 45 minutes then knead 8-12 minutes.
Shape and place into a baking pan. Allow to rise at least 30 minutes.

Bake at 425 for 35 minutes.



Variations

Use sea salt in place of table salt and you'll get even tastier bread!  Once you get the knack for it, try the recipe with different types of flour.  Experiment with add-ins like nuts, grains, seeds, dry fruit, molasses, herbs, cheese, coconut etc. 

Use yogurt whey as the liquid in bread making. The bread will taste tangy like a sourdough. (Salty Paws)



Learn basic kneading techniques

Photo Bobby Jo aboard "Don't Look Back" with first ever baked bread.




Bake it Today

No milk or eggs needed.
Either rising period may be extended.   No need to be a clock slave.   The results will be perfect in spite.

"Imagine" Dyad's Bread

Sharron aboard "Imagine" has run wild with our recipe. She's done more successful, creative baking with it than anyone we know.
Bread questions? Ask Sharron.
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