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Bread of Life

Bread of Life

  • Prep

    20 m
  • Cook

    50 m
  • Ready In

    2 h 10 m
Julie

Julie

A healthy choice for bread lovers!!

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Nutrition

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  • Calories:
  • 129 kcal
  • 6%
  • Fat:
  • 0.9 g
  • 1%
  • Carbs:
  • 27.4g
  • 9%
  • Protein:
  • 5 g
  • 10%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Sodium:
  • 173 mg
  • 7%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

Directions

  1. Combine whole wheat flour and yeast in a large bowl. Stir in sugar, baking soda, baking powder, and water. Stir in anise seeds. Let dough stand in warm area for 1 hour, letting bread rise.
  2. Knead bread and put in 2 regular loaf pans. Brush tops with beaten egg whites.
  3. Bake at 400 degrees F (205 degrees C) for 50 minutes. Enjoy!
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MSGMOM
15

MSGMOM

6/6/2003

I follow recipes EXACTLY as written. Unfortunately this one didn't say to oil the pans. It also didn't say to let the dough rise a second time before placing in the oven, which I didn't. Mine came out over cooked (just about burned, and I cooked it at a lower temp and shorter time). This brick-hard loaf will go to the dogs. If the recipe was a little more detailed, it might be worth the effort.

AFE
12

AFE

1/15/2004

Light and moist. Rises well. Be careful not to spread too much of the egg whites in step 2. (Crust became very hard) Tried it w/o seed; substitute Walnuts and Anise Extract.

CLOUDSSUNRAIN
11

CLOUDSSUNRAIN

3/14/2003

I ended up changing a lot about this recipe, and it still didn't taste that great. I used 4 cups wheat and 2 cups white flour, and cut the amount of anise seed to 2 tablespoons from 1/4 cup, as it's an expensive and strong spice. It still was too much anise and overpowers the taste of the wheat. Don't try this recipe, it's a waste of flour!

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