How to Make Stuffed Braided Bread

You can braid nearly any bread—including your favorite recipe. We often grab a mix—that makes it even easier. And you can stuff your bread with either a sweet or a savory filling. Cherry Braided Bread With Cream Cheese Frosting For this project, we made a cherry bread with a cream cheese frosting. We used a Buttermilk White Bread Mix but you can use any mix or recipe you like. We used a cherry pastry filling but a pie filling or Chubby Cherry would have worked well. Instructions: Follow the package directions or a recipe if you are using one. You …

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How to Use Bread Mixes For Bread Machines

Get a FREE Mix for Your Bread Machine Now! Add it to cart and use code “ZMIX” at checkout. Freshly baked bread is one of my favorite scents to smell when I enter a kitchen, but making homemade bread can be pretty time consuming and take a lot of effort. Sometimes, the kneading itself can be a workout. Not everyone has that kind of energy, time, or patience though. That’s why it’s time to bring out your favorite bread mixes and the bread machine. Your bread machine can give you that delicious smell of fresh bread wafting through your house …

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Sweet Chocolate Braided Bread

Challah is really very easy to make. There is a sense of satisfaction in working the dough by hand and crafting such an attractive bread and it certainly will impress your guests. In this version, we added chocolate for the dough and a chocolate cream cheese filling and then we drizzled the bread with a chocolate cream cheese glaze. It may not be real challah but it is absolutely scrumptious—maybe our best chocolate bread ever. Sweet Chocolate Braided Bread Recipe Braiding bread is not complicated; it just looks impressive. To see instructions for braiding bread, check out this Easy Challah …

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How to Bake Challah Bread (Braided Bread)

Challah is a traditional bread baked for the Jewish Sabbath, but it is more commonly known among everyone else as braided bread. It’s attractive and has a firm, egg-rich texture that works for dinner, sandwiches, or French toast. Each braid symbolic of love, Challah bread is typically braided with three, four, or six strands of dough. How to Make the Challah Dough Challah bread is really very easy to make, especially from a mix. There is a sense of satisfaction in working the dough by hand and crafting such an attractive bread and it certainly will impress guests. For this …

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Mini Challah Loaves

This dough is made in two stages: a sponge and then the final dough.  The sponge is merely a very wet dough that the yeast can percolate in.  After the yeast grows, the rest of the flour is added for a dough of conventional consistency. This makes a gorgeous lemon colored bread and the egg wash makes the braided bread brown beautifully on top. For the sponge 1 7 gram packet active dry yeast 1 cup warm water 3 tablespoons honey 1 cup all bread flour Combine yeast and warm water in a medium bowl. Stir in honey and flour …

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