Archive for January, 2008

Cinnamon Bread

cinnamon-breadCinnamon Swirl Bread

1 oz Water
.5 oz Yeast
.5 tsp Salt
8 oz Bread Flour
2 oz Sugar
1 oz Butter
4 oz Milk
1.5 oz Pastry Flour

Straight Dough Method

Roll out to .25 inch thickness. Brush with water and then sprinkle with cinnamon sugar. Roll up and place in a loaf pan. Brush with egg wash and sprinkle with more cinnamon sugar before scoring and baking. Bake until it sounds hollow. Drizzle with icing and enjoy.


January 27, 2008 at 6:20 pm 1 comment

Cinnamon Rolls

cinnamon-bunsCinnamon Buns

8 oz Water
1.5 oz Yeast
4 oz Butter
4 oz Sugar
.4 oz Salt
1 oz Milk Powder
3 oz Eggs
16 oz Bread Flour
4 oz Cake Flour

Modified Straight Dough Method

Roll out dough to .25 inch thickness. Brush with water, sprinkle with cinnamon sugar and roll up tightly. Cut into 1 inch slices and place into a cake pan. Bake until dark brown. Top with icing or treat as a pecan roll with pan smear before baking.

Pan Smear:
10 oz Brown Sugar
4 oz Butter
2.5 oz Honey
1 oz Water

January 27, 2008 at 6:17 pm Leave a comment



8 oz Bread Flour
1 tsp Yeast
6 oz Water

20 oz Bread Flour
14 oz Water
1 tsp Yeast
1 Tbsp Salt
1 oz Olive Oil

Straight Dough Method

Spread Dough out onto oiled pan to the edges. Let it proof and then dimple the top. Sprinkle with salt, pepper and your choice of herbs. Bake until golden brown.

January 23, 2008 at 6:14 pm Leave a comment

Pizza Dough

margherita-pizzaPizza Dough

9 oz Water
.4 oz Yeast
15 oz Bread Flour
.25 oz Salt
.5 tsp Malt Syrup
1 oz Olive Oil

Straight Dough Method

Dough makes two 14 inch pizzas. Half dough, flatten and toss until desired size is achieved. Sprinkle with your choice of toppings. Bake until crusts are a lovely golden brown. Brush the crusts with olive oil after baking

January 23, 2008 at 6:12 pm Leave a comment


naanNaan Bread

1 oz Yeast
6 oz Water
1 TB Sugar
2 oz Plain Yogurt
1 Egg
2 oz Ghee
2 tsp Salt
17 oz All Purpose Flour

Straight Dough Method

Portion into 2 oz balls. Roll out flat and bake in an ungreased non-stick frying pan over medium heat. Bake each side until you achieve dark brown areas on the dough and the breads have puffed up. Brush baked flatbreads with melted ghee.

January 23, 2008 at 6:08 pm Leave a comment



17 oz Bread Flour
2 tsp Salt
2.5 tsp Yeast
10 oz Water
1.5 oz Olives
1.5 oz Sun Dried Tomatoes

Straight Dough Method

Roll dough out to .25 inch and sprinkle with olives and sun dried tomatoes. Fold over itself and flatten well. Cut into the dough with a sharp razor. Bake on a sheet pan until golden brown. Brush baked bread with olive oil.

January 22, 2008 at 6:07 pm Leave a comment



17 oz Water
1 oz Yeast
16 oz Bread Flour
6 oz Olive Oil

.5 oz Salt
8 oz Bread Flour

Straight Dough Method

Spread dough over a very well oiled pan. Sprinkle with flour over the top and bake until light golden brown.

January 22, 2008 at 6:05 pm Leave a comment

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