Ciabatta, a crisp-crusted Italian bread with hints of sourdough and loads of crannies longing for butter, is one of the easiest breads to make at home. Why are we talking about baking bread on Lifehack? Because kitchen hacks aren’t just impressive, they often have very tasty results! In this instance, I’m going to show you how to make ciabatta with less than one minute of prep time. How is that possible? You may have heard of “no-knead” bread before. I wanted something very, very simple that delivered great results in 60 seconds of prep time or less. For your ciabatta you’ll need: 4 cups of all-purpose flour (do NOT pack the flour into the measuring cup)2 cups of warm water1 teaspoon of salt1/4 teaspoon of granulated yeast (or equivalent) For the gorgeous readers needing metric equivalents of this recipe, Toon left a comment with the following conversion: Have everything handy?
1. 2. Add flour and salt to your bowl of yeasty water. Cheesy Puff Pull Apart Bread. I made plans for you this weekend.
See this bread? You’re going to make it. And you’re going to like it too. Like everyone else who owns a computer, I feel in love with the cinnamon version. I made it. Then I thought… “Cheese. So I used a little whole wheat flour to balance it out. Easily one of the best things I’ve ever eaten right here. Cheesy Puff Pull Apart Bread adapted from hungry girl por vida –> she has a great step-by-step tutorial 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 1 cup whole wheat pastry flour 1 tablespoon sugar 2 1/4 teaspoons instant yeast (1 envelope) 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/3 cup milk (I used 2%) 1/4 cup butter 1/4 cup water 2 eggs, at room temperature 12 ounces sharp cheddar cheese, freshly grated (1 1/2 bricks) 1/4 cup butter, melted In a large mixing bowl, combine 1 cup of all purpose flour and 1 cup of whole wheat pastry flour with sugar, salt and yeast, and stir to mix.
Set dough in a lightly oiled bowl and cover with plastic wrap or a towel, then set in a warm place to rise for one hour. The Pastry Affair - Home - Garlic Parmesan Pull-Apart&Bread. I once made the driest pancake in the world.
I can see you sitting at home, staring at your computer screen, and scoffing at my bold statement. Driest pancake in the world? Yeah, right. How would you even know? But this is the truth, my friends. Let me share my story with you. A few years back, I made chocolate chip pancakes. Quickly flash to the next morning. Still cold. Confusion. Was the microwave broken? I got angry, as one will when they want food and want it now. When I took it out, the pancake was slightly less cool. It took me a few hours to realize what had happened. It only stands to reason that my pancake was so utterly dry that there wasn't enough water in it to be absorbed by the microwaves. Thus, the world's driest pancake was born. And to think I took a bite... Luckily, this Garlic Parmesan Pull-Apart Bread is definitely not dry. One Year Ago: Chocolate Orange Miniature Cakes Garlic Parmesan Pull-Apart Bread Yields 1 loaf.