Focaccia Bread – No Kneading Recipe

Prep: 10 mins. Cook: 15 mins. Ready in: 1 hr

Ingredients:

1. 1 1/4 cup of Lukewarm Water

2. 2 tsp of Dry Yeast

3. 4 tsp of Sugar

4. 1/4 cup of Olive Oil

5. 1 1/2 tsp of Salt

6. 3 cups of Flour (Maida)

7. For garnishing: Sliced tomatoes, Onion rings, Garlic, Capsicum, Chilli flakes, Oregano (other substitutes could be Olives, pickles etc, depends on availability)

8. 2 tsp of Milk or Egg white. Milk wash is for browning effect and egg wash is for glossy effect on bread.

To make Focaccia Bread:

1. Take lukewarm water in a big bowl, add yeast and sugar in it. Stir it with a spoon vigorously so that the yeast pellets get dissolved properly. Keep it in a warm place for 15 mins (or till the froth comes)

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2. After 15 mins, yeast mixture should look a little frothy.

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3. Add Olive oil and salt to the bowl.

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4. Add flour to the bowl and fold this mixture using a spatula, very lightly.

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5. Mixture should be sticky so don’t use hands. Mix till all the flour comes together.

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6. Grease a baking tray with Olive oil, put the dough on the tray and spread it evenly. Coat the upper layer of dough with Olive oil as well.

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7. Warm a kitchen towel in the lukewarm water. Be careful not to heat it too much, it should be little warm.

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8. Cover with damp cloth, and let rise in a warm place for 1 1/2 hour (kept it in microwave)

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9. After 1 1/2 hour, the dough will become almost double than before and will be bouncy to touch (by touching it on the surface, you should feel the rise)

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10. Now puncher small holes in the dough with a knife. Sprinkle it with chilli flakes and oregano.

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11. Put all the sliced vegetables on the dough.

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12. Drizzle Olive oil and spread some milk with brush (for browning effect)

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13. Bake it in the preheated microwave at 200C for 25-30 mins, or until it becomes golden brown.

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Out of Oven Focaccia Bread

14. Cut it into pieces and serve warm, with mayo or cheese.
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  • Aluminum foil can be used to keep food moist, cook it evenly, and make clean-up easier.

Enjoy this wonderful and easy recipe of Focaccia bread, with lot of herbs and lot of flavour!!!

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