Who does not love fresh homemade bread? Well Easy Italian Bread Recipe is the Bald Chef’s easy Italian bread recipe. Europeans make some of the most artistic and delicious bread in the world but I would have to say without a doubt my favorite is a good lofe of Italian bread. Anyone can make and bake this recipe at home, very easily. This recipe shows you the basics of baking Italian bread. And after watching the video you will soon find that you can bake great Italian bread too. Italian Bread goes great with all types of Italian foods.The Culinary Technique for this easy recipe of baking great bread is shown step by step. For a dinner party this recipe will be a show stopper when your guest find out you baked this amazing loaf of bread!
Instructions For Baking Italian Bread
The first step in backing great Italian bread is to take 1 cup of 115 deg. Water and dissolve 1 package of fast rising yeast into the water. In a mixer add 3 cups of all propose flour, and 1 tablespoon salt, 1 tablespoon of olive oil, and the 1 cup of yeast and water. Turn the mixer on a mix the dough until all of the contents have balled up. In a bowl coat it with a little bit of olive oil and place the dough ball into the bowl. Let the bread dough rise for about 1 ½ hour, and the dough ball has doubled in volume. Remove the bread dough from the bowl and place it on a floured bread board, and punch the dough and knead it until it is ½ the size it was. Form the dough into a tube shaped form. Cut the top of the bread with a knife length wise, and paint on some of the egg white. Set the Italian bread out to rise of about 25 more minutes. In a pre heated oven place the Italian bread loaf onto a greased baking sheet. Bake the bread for about 25 minutes. Set the Italian bread on a backing rack to coll for about 10 minutes. Cut and serve the bread with butter or spice infused olive oil.