Delicious 5-ingredient Basic White Bread

If you’re looking for a delicious, easy-to-make white bread recipe, this one is for you. This five-ingredient basic white bread recipe is sure to become a staple in your kitchen. The bread is soft, fluffy and perfect for any meal. The recipe is simple and requires minimal ingredients and time to make. So, whether you’re looking for breakfast, lunch, or dinner, this basic white bread recipe is sure to hit the spot.

Ingredients used:

For 1 people

  • 2 cups - Bread flour
  • 2 tablespoons - Sugar
  • 0.5 teaspoon - Salt
  • 1 tablespoon - Butter
  • 1 tablespoon - Milk
  • 0.75 cup - Water
  • 1 teaspoon - Yeast
  • 0.25 cup - Parmesan cheese
  • 1 teaspoon - Onion powder
  • 0.25 cup - Chopped walnuts
  • 1 teaspoon - Pumpkin pie spice

Recipe steps:

  • In a medium bowl, combine the bread flour, sugar, and salt. Stir to combine.
  • In a separate bowl, melt the butter and then add the milk and water. Stir to combine.
  • Pour the liquid ingredients into the dry ingredients and mix until a soft dough forms.
  • Add the yeast and mix until fully incorporated into the dough.
  • If desired, add the Parmesan cheese, onion powder, chopped walnuts, and/or pumpkin pie spice. Mix until fully incorporated.
  • Transfer the dough to a lightly greased bowl and cover it with a clean kitchen towel. Let the dough rise until it has doubled in size, about 1 hour.
  • Gently transfer the dough to a lightly floured work surface.
  • Knead the dough for about 3 minutes, then shape it into a round loaf.
  • Place the dough in a lightly greased 8-inch cake pan.
  • Cover the pan with a clean kitchen towel and let the dough rise until it has doubled in size, about 45 minutes.
  • Preheat the oven to 350°F (175°C).
  • Bake the bread for 30 to 40 minutes, or until the top is golden brown and the internal temperature of the bread is 190°F (88°C).
  • Remove the bread from the oven and let it cool before slicing.

This 5-ingredient basic white bread is a great way to switch up your regular bread recipes. Its simple and quick to make, and the result is a fluffy, delicious bread that you can enjoy with any meal. With some variations to the ingredients, you can easily customize this recipe to your personal taste. Get creative and experiment with different ingredients to make this basic white bread your own!