Brown bread with raisins and honey

91 - 220 минут -

Great bread from whole wheat flour with raisins and honey. Recipe from the wonderful book the Richard Bertin "Your bread."

Ingredients for Brown bread with raisins and honey

Step by step instruction of cooking Brown bread with raisins and honey

Шаг 1

Pagpalit work surface with flour. Divide the dough into 2 equal pieces and shape each loaf. Namely, the base of the palm to flatten the ball of dough into a circle. Fold over first the top and then the bottom third of the dough to the center and how to squeeze. Fold in half lengthways and seal the edges.

Шаг 2

Put a clean towel, sprinkle with wholemeal flour. To do in the center of the towels fold and put the loaves smooth side down on both sides of the folds. Cover with the second towel and leave for 1 - 1 1/4 hours or until the loaves will not double.

Шаг 3

Preheat the oven to 250 degrees. Turn the loaves on a baking sheet (which was heated along with the oven). With a sharp knife or razor blade to make one long incision with a depth of about 5 mm along each loaf. Spray the heated walls of the oven with water from a spray bottle. Lowering the temperature to 220 degrees. Bake for 30 minutes - they should get a good Browning. If you knock on the bottom crust of the loaf, the sound should be hollow, "empty". Removing it from the oven, cool on wire rack.

Шаг 4

Bon appetit!

Шаг 5

Mix both kinds of flour and with your fingers RUB in the yeast mixture till the formation of fine crumbs.

Шаг 6

Add salt, water and honey. Holding the bowl with one hand, mix the other ingredients (or rounded side of the scraper) for 2-3 minutes, until the dough begins to gather in apt. Then dump the dough on the work surface and work with it, trying as much as possible to enrich the dough with air. Pick up the dough from both sides, using the hands, as two forks and holding the top with your thumbs. Lift the dough up and expanding in scope (but gently) down on the work surface (at first it will be so sticky that it will not be easy to detach from the table). Pull the near-side test on themselves and fold forward, arching the arch - so to capture more air inside. At the same time continue to stretch the dough and along the sides, potica region. Repeat this sequence of movements. In the process, the dough will become less sticky, more elastic and will come to life in your hands. Continue to knead until it starts to completely come off from the surface, to look silky and feels smooth, firm, but gentle and pliable. This technique is kneading the dough suitable for any kind of test.

Шаг 7

At the end of kneading add the raisins and continue to work with the dough until the raisins are not evenly distributed.

Шаг 8

Shape into a ball. Slightly pagpalit work surface with flour, put on it the dough and shape into a ball, one at a time turning the edge to the center. Flip it, draw and tuck the edges. To put it in a lightly floured bowl, cover with a towel and leave for 45 minutes to rest. Next, put the bowl on the work surface and roll it again. Return the bowl to the bowl, cover and leave to rise for another 45 minutes.