To make flat bread without yeast, mix 5 cups of all-purpose flour, 2 tablespoons of baking powder and 1 1/4 teaspoons of salt in a large bowl until the ingredients are fully integrated. Slowly add 2 cups of milk and 1 1/... More » Food Cooking Bread

Yeast is used in bread making to make the dough rise from a dense mass of flour to airy bread. Yeast causes the process of fermentation to happen in bread, which is crucial to the bread rising. More »

Making homemade bread requires patience, a good recipe and, without a bread machine, the ability to knead the dough by hand. There are a variety of recipes for bread, including white, wheat and sourdough. There are also ... More » Food Cooking Bread

To make Jim Lahey's no-knead bread, mix 3 cups of flour with 1/4 teaspoon of instant yeast and 1 1/4 teaspoons of salt in a bowl. Add 1 5/8 cups of water, and stir to form sticky dough. Use plastic wrap to cover the bowl... More » Food Cooking Bread

To make flat bread, pulse a package of active yeast, 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour, 1/2 teaspoon sugar and 1 teaspoon salt together in a food processor. Add 3/4 cup of water in a steady stream until dough begins to form. ... More » Food Cooking Bread

A simple recipe for Sioux fry bread combines 2 cups of flour, 1/2 cup of dry milk, 1 teaspoon of salt and 3 teaspoons of baking powder with 1 egg beaten into 1 cup of warm water. Stir the ingredients to form a soft dough... More » Food Cooking Bread

To prepare homemade fried dough, gather the ingredients: 2 cups of flour, 2 teaspoons of baking powder and 3/4 teaspoon of salt. Also get 2 tablespoons of cold, unsalted butter and 3/4 cup of water. More » Food Cooking Bread