We use cookies to give you the best possible experience on our website. Carry on browsing if you’re happy with this, or see our Cookie Policy for more information.

Homemade Crusty Bread

Easy homemade crusty bread with a soft crumb and so delicious.

Like this? Share it with your friends.


Report abuse

Ingredients

Makes 2 loaves

* 500g Shipton Mill organic white bread flour
* 7g active dry yeast
* 1 tsp (5g) salt
* 320ml lukewarm water

Method

1. In a large bowl, mix flour with salt and yeast. Add water, mix everything together and start kneading until the dough is smooth and pulls away from the sides of the bowl. Transfer the dough to a clean oiled bowl and cover with plastic wrap. Let it sit for about 1 hour to rise at room temperature, until doubled in size.
2. Dust some flour on the working surface. Transfer dough to the floured surface. Divide the dough into 2 pieces and give 2-3 twists to each piece of dough. Put them into a parchment paper lined baking tray. Cover with a kitchen towel and let rest for another 30 minutes.
3. Meanwhile preheat the oven to 470°F (240°C).
4. Place a small pot with hot water at the base of the oven to create steam.
5. Place the tray in the oven and bake for 15 minutes with steam.
6. Remove the pot with water from the oven, reduce oven temperature to 440°F (230°C) and bake for another 10-15 minutes until golden.
7. Cool on a wire rack. Let the bread cool completely before cutting.

Added by: Melina Noula


Tags: Bread White

Add comment

Add a recipe & get 15% off

If you add a recipe with a photo to the Shipton Mill website, we will send you a voucher for 15% off your next order from the Flour Direct shop.

15% off Flour Direct

It's very easy, just click here to visit your "My Shipton Mill" page to get started.

Flour Direct Shop update

Good news, we are taking orders again, as normal. Thank you for bearing with us during the challenge of C19 and we look forward to supplying you with our flour in the future.

Important note: Orders containing 10 sacks or more will generally be delivered by pallet.

Deliveries

 

Keep safe and well

The Shipton Millers