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Braided Loaves

Added by: on Dec 20th, 2010
Challah is the classic braided loaf, and shaping it can feel intimidating to the uninitiated. The photographs above use colored dough to clarify the sequence of shaping a three-strand braided loaf. Start by dividing the dough into three equal sections. Round the sections by pressing along the sides .. more >
Rating:
5
Prep Time:
15 min
Cook Time:
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Ready In:
15 min

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Original Recipe Yield: 1 serving
 

Ingredients:

  • 1 packet yeast
  • 1 tablespoon water (barely warm)
  • 1/2 teaspoon sugar
  • 1 tablespoon flour
Nutrition Facts
Braided Loaves

Servings Per Recipe: 1

Amount Per Serving

Calories: 37

  • Total Fat: 0.1 g
  •     Saturated Fat: 0 g
  •     Trans Fat: 0 g
  • Cholesterol: 0 mg
  • Sodium: 0.6 mg
  • Total Carbs: 8.1 g
  •     Dietary Fiber: 0.2 g
  •     Sugars: 2.1 g
  • Protein: 0.8 g
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Directions:

Braided Loaves

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Arrange the three strands next to each other and spread the two outer strands away from the center. Stand behind the strands.

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Take the left (blue) strand and fold it over the center (white) and next to the right (red) strand.

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Take the right (red) strand and lift it over the blue strand and next to the center (white) strand.

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Take the center (white) strand and place it over the left (red) strand and next to the right (blue) strand.

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Take the right (blue) strand and place it over the center (white) strand and next to the left (red) strand.

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Take the left (red) strand and place it over the blue (center) strand.

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Take the right (white) strand and place it over the center (red) strand.

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Proceed until you have reached the end ofthe strands, then pinch the strands together at the end.

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Returning to the center of the loaf, braid the strands together in this way in the opposite direction.

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