How to Make Challah

by Chava Luque


  • 2 bowls
  • Paper towel or a towel
  • Water
  • Yeast
  • Oil
  • Salt
  • 4 eggs
  • Sugar
  • Flour
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    Put 1 and 3/4 cup Luke warm water in a big mixing bowl. Add 2T yeast

    Step 2

    Stir in a circular motion and press the big clumps against the side keep stirring till it gets a little bubbly

    Step 3

    Should look like this

    Step 4

    Add 1/2 cup sugar

    Step 5

    Add 1/4 cup oil

    Step 6

    Add 1T salt

    Step 7

    Add 3 egg yokes

    Step 8


    Step 9

    Add 6 cups of flour... Dep on where you live you may need more if it is too sticky

    Step 10

    Mix and kneed by using your fists

    Step 11

    Put in a different bowl for rising or remove the flour and extra stuff that is in the bowl

    Step 12

    Cover with a paper towel and put on a warm surface I have an always lit pilot light let it rise for 45 min

    Step 13

    Go to my next guide on how to braid the challah. I will braid the challah in 4 different ways Any qs just comment 😜