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Light Wheat Bread Recipe

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This recipe for Light Wheat Bread, by , is from The Cookbook of Elizabeth Ann O'Farrell Zeller, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Elizabeth Zeller
Added: Friday, April 27, 2007

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
4 to 5 c all purpose flour
1/2 c whole wheat flour
1 T sugar
1 T salt
2 pkgs (1/4 oz each) active dry yeast
1 3/4 c water
1 T butter or margarine

Directions:
Directions:
In a mixing bowl, combine 2 1/2 c all purpose flour, whole wheat flour, sugar, salt and yeast. In a saucepan, heat water and butter to 120 - 130. Add to the dry ingredients; beat until smooth. Stir in enough remaining all-purpose flour to form a stiff dough. Turn onto a floured surface; knead until smooth and elastic, about 6-8 minutes. Cover and let rest for 20 minutes. Divide dough in half; shape into loaves. Place in two greased 8x4x2 inch loaf pans. cover and refrigerate for up to 12 hours. Remove from the refrigerator; let stand in a warm place for 30 minutes. Bake at 400 for 30-35 minutes or until golden brown. Remove from pans to wire racks to cool. Yeild: 2 loaves.

To bake without refrigeration, cover dough and let rise in a warm place until doubled, about 1 hour. Bake as directed.

 

 

 

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