How to Cook Yeast Bread

This is a quick recipe for a simple yeast bread! (Prep time: 15-20 minutes, Rise time: about 50 minutes total, Bake time: 35 minutes)

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How to Cook Yeast Bread Recipe
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1
Put yeast in a bowl or cup

Put yeast in a bowl or cup

2
Add warm water to yeast and stir lightly. Add sugar to the yeast-water mixture and stir again. Let sit for 5-10 minutes

Add warm water to yeast and stir lightly. Add sugar to the yeast-water mixture and stir again. Let sit for 5-10 minutes

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3
Gradually stir the yeast mixture into a separate bowl with cooking oil and salt

Gradually stir the yeast mixture into a separate bowl with cooking oil and salt

4
Stir the yeast mixture into about 2 cups of flower until the dough follows your spoon

Stir the yeast mixture into about 2 cups of flower until the dough follows your spoon

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Coat a flat surface with flower

Coat a flat surface with flower

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Place your un-kneaded dough on the surface

Place your un-kneaded dough on the surface

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Kneed dough by pressing outwards, folding, rotating and repeating.

Kneed dough by pressing outwards, folding, rotating and repeating.

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Knead until your dough has a smooth surface

Knead until your dough has a smooth surface

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Once your dough has a smooth surface, take a small piece and stretch it while holding it up to a light- if it tears before you can see the light, keep kneading

Once your dough has a smooth surface, take a small piece and stretch it while holding it up to a light- if it tears before you can see the light, keep kneading

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Once your dough is kneaded, place it in a bowl

Once your dough is kneaded, place it in a bowl

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Cover the bowl with a damp towel and let rise for about 30 minutes, or until dough had doubled in size

Cover the bowl with a damp towel and let rise for about 30 minutes, or until dough had doubled in size

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"Punch in" your dough and fit to a pan

"Punch in" your dough and fit to a pan

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Let the dough rise to the top of the pan, while the dough is rising, pre heat your oven at 400 degrees Fahrenheit.

Let the dough rise to the top of the pan, while the dough is rising, pre heat your oven at 400 degrees Fahrenheit.

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Once the dough has risen, put it in the oven

Once the dough has risen, put it in the oven

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After 35 minutes, take your bread out of the oven

After 35 minutes, take your bread out of the oven

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Let your bread cool, and enjoy!

Let your bread cool, and enjoy!

Ingredients

1 Tablespoon Active dry yeast 
½ Teaspoons Salt 
Cups Cooking Oil 
1 Tablespoon Sugar 
4 Cups Flour 
1 Cup Flour (to put on flat surface) 
1 Cup Warm Water 
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