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Main Ingredients : Refined flour (maida) (मैदा), Yeast (यीस्ट / खमीर)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Breads

Basic Bread Dough Recipe Card

Basic Bread Dough

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Prep Time : 1-1.30 hour

Cook time : 21-25 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Basic Bread Dough Recipe

  • Refined flour (maida) ½ kilogram

  • Yeast dried 20 grams

  • Sugar 22 grams

  • Milk powder 20 grams

  • Salt 5 grams

  • Butter 40 grams

  • Oil for greasing


Step 1

Take yeast in a bowl. Add sugar and 1 tablespoon water and heat in a microwave for 10 seconds. Remove from heat, mix and set aside to cool.

Step 2

Take refined flour in another bowl. Add milk powder and salt and mix well.

Step 3

Add dissolved yeast and mix lightly. Add about 2 cups chilled water and knead well into a soft dough.

Step 4

Add butter and knead again. Cover with a wet muslin cloth and set aside to rise for 15 minutes in a warm and dry place.

Step 5

After 15 minutes, knock back the dough.

Step 6

Grease a bread tin with oil and apply little oil on the worktop also. Place dough on worktop and spread it into a sheet. Bring sides together and press well. Roll dough lightly into a bread loaf.

Step 7

Put loaf in greased tin and press lightly. Set aside for 20-25 minutes in a warm and dry place.

Step 8

Preheat oven to 180°C.

Step 9

Put tin in the preheated oven and bake for 20-25 minutes.

Step 10

Remove from heat, cool, slice and serve.