Homemade Torta Bread


Pour 2 1/2 cups of warm water & 2 tablespoons of yeast put into a bowl,stir.Put the bowl into a warm place, I put my oven on low and set the bowl on top of the oven.Let it set for 12 minutes.

bread knead

Add to the bowl with yeast 3/4 cup vegetable oil, 1/2 cup honey or sugar. Add 1 teaspoon of salt, 6 cups of flour, knead mixture together. After kneading the dough put a few tablespoons of oil on bottom of the bowl & set the dough on top of the oil. Let the dough rise in warm place covered with wet papers towels or dish cloth for 45 minutes.

bread shaped oval

Sprinkle top of the risen dough with flour, separate dough into 5-6 parts shape each roll into an oval, place them on a greased cookie sheet.

egg washed bread

Beat one egg ,brush the tops of the rolls with the egg wash. Take a sharp knife and score the tops of each roll before you bake them.

bread 5

Bake in preheated oven 350 degrees for 23-25 minutes or until golden brown.

honey for bread