Recipe: Herbed millet bread

Bread with aromatic herbs
October 03, 2009

Millet flour has a strong peculiar aroma, and adding some herbs to this dough I baked a incredibly flavorful dark bread.
It's perfect with the Chili Jam, and with creamy cheese.

Herbed millet bread

Herbed millet bread

200g millet flour
200g rice flour
75g whole oatmeal flakes
50g cornstarch
2 tsp. salt
7g dry yeast
1 tbsp. sugar-cane
2 eggs
3 tbsp. single cream (or sour cream)
1 clove garlic
30g fresh basil leaves
250ml warm water

Mix the dry yeast with the sugar, then add some spoonful of warm water and wait until it becomes foamy.
Beat the eggs with the single cream, add the minced garlic and basil leaves.
Mix together the millet flour, rice flour, whole oatmeal flakes, cornstarch and salt, then add the eggs mixture.
Add the yeast and gradually the remaining warm water, kneading until the dough is smooth.
Put in a oiled baking pan, and let it rise 1 and 1/2 hour.
Bake in preheated 180° C (356 F) oven 35 minutes.

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Author: Susan/Wild Yeast (URL)

Millet is wonderful, isn t it? So healthy and tasty.

Author: Graziana

Yes it is, I ve already prepared a new millet bread, I ll post it soon

Author: Mimi (URL)

Wow, wheat free! I bet it s tasty too.

Author: Graziana

Yes it s tasty and wheat free, if you use certified wheat free oatmeal.

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