Wheat bread | How to make Wheat bread

By Shashikala Teggi  |  12th May 2016  |  
4.8 from 9 reviews Rate It!
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About Wheat bread Recipe

Yummy and easy to make whole wheat bread.

Wheat bread

Ingredients to make Wheat bread

  • Whole wheat flour (atta) - 3 cups
  • Warm water 1 to 1.25 cup
  • Dry yeast 1/2 tbsp
  • olive oil 2 tbsp
  • sugar 1 tbsp
  • salt 1 tsp

How to make Wheat bread

  1. Take 1 or 1. 25 cups of warm water, add sugar and dry active yeast mix and keep it in a warm place, let the yeast activate.
  2. Sieve the flour with salt.add the activated yeast mixture, Olive oil and mix all the ingredients and knead the dough add more water if required,
  3. Dough should be slightly sticky and knead it for 5-6 minutes or till you get a smooth dough.keep the dough in greased bowl and cover with wet cotton cloth or lid and let it rest in a warm place for 40 min to 1 hour or double in size.
  4. Remove the dough and punch and deflate it lightly and knead it again for 1-2 minutes.tuck the edges down on both sides of the bread loaf.
  5. Place the bread in a greased loaf pan (9x5 inches) with the tucked edges facing downwards. Cover the loaf pan and let the dough rest in warm place for 40 minutes to 1 hour or double in size.
  6. Preheat the oven at 220 degrees C for 5 minutes and lightly brush with milk on top of the bread.
  7. Keep loaf pan in the oven and bake for 22-25 minutes or until the bread sounds hollow when tapped. When the bread is still lightly hot, remove from the loaf pan and keep it on a wired tray to cool. Slice when cool.

Reviews for Wheat bread (9)

bhavna dodani2 years ago

Too good

Rajas Bhosale3 years ago

How long shall i keep the yeast?

Vijayalaxmi Diksangi3 years ago

can you please send the video of this recipe Shashikala

Kavita Vaidya3 years ago


Vineeta Ezra3 years ago

At what temperature we have to bake it?

sandhya passary3 years ago

very well explained

Veena Kalia3 years ago

very nice

Divya Adukia3 years ago

What do u mean by tuck the bread?

Tarunima Tripathi4 years ago

Really nice bread Shashi! looks good :D

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