Easter basket with dried strawberries

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Rich, moderately sweet, with a delicate strawberry aroma Easter twist!

for Easter

Ingredients for Easter basket with dried strawberries

Step by step instruction of cooking Easter basket with dried strawberries

Шаг 1

In warm milk mix the yeast "SAF-Moment" for muffin, sugar and 1 tablespoon flour. Cover and leave in a warm place for 30 minutes or until formation of the foam cap.

Шаг 2

Shall pound the yolks with honey. Mix the yeast mixture, zest and juice of lemon, butter and yolk-honey mixture, add salt. Pour the mixture into the sifted flour.

Шаг 3

Make soft, not sticky dough. At the end of the batch will smeshaem sliced strawberries, achieving a uniform distribution of the berries in the dough. I started making dough with less flour-270 grams, adding a little flour in the kneading process. In the end, I used 320 grams of flour. The finished dough cover and leave in a warm place to rise for 2 hours, making one obmenka during this time.

Шаг 4

Given that a lot of baking, it is possible that the time for lifting need more. So the dough was in an hour. It has increased in volume quite a bit. I put for comparison, the sachet of yeast.

Шаг 5

The finished dough divide into three equal parts and skatiem of them long plaits.

Шаг 6

Braid a braid (not to tight!), put the braid on a baking sheet, covered with baking paper. Make indentations for eggs. Raw eggs wrap in foil and put in the intended recesses. We should put design and leave in a warm place to rise for another 30-40 minutes. The oven turn on the heating a t 180 degrees.

Шаг 7

Rasstoyatsya braid lubricated with milk (or egg yolk) and sprinkle with sesame seeds. Bake in preheated oven 45-50 minutes or until Browning. In baking, eggs are not damaged-not cracked, does not leak :) But fully prepared!

Шаг 8

Basket let cool on wire rack, covered with a cloth. Not painted then remove the eggs and replace the Easter painted eggs.

Шаг 9

I pletenochka baked before Easter week, so I apologize that the photo the eggs are decorated, but not painted!