Forked from r/Breadit.
- 2 c warm water
- 5 c white flour
- 4 tbsp honey (or sugar)
- 4 tbsp oil (or soft butter)
- 2 tsp salt
- 2 1/4 tsp yeast (1 packet RED STAR® QUICK-RISE™ Yeast)
0:00 Add honey and yeast into warm water. Mix to dissolve.
0:15 Water/yeast should be bubbly now. Combine the flour and salt. Stir in the oil and water. Mix by hand and knead for 5 - 10 minutes. Place dough in a lightly oiled bowl and cover with a cloth. Wait for dough to rise.
1:15 Punch dough down and put into greased loaf pan. Cover with a cloth. Wait for dough to rise again.
2:15 Preheat oven to 400. When it’s warm, insert bread and drop the temperature to 375.
Bake probably about 20–30 min or until the top looks golden.
Cool in the pan for 5 minutes then transfer to cooling rack.