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Rich Egg Bread

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  Active dry yeast 1⁄2 Ounce (2 Packages)
  Warm water 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (105 To 115°)
  Lukewarm milk 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs), scalded then cooled
  Sugar 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Salt 1 Tablespoon
  Eggs 3
  Shortening/Butter / margarine 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), softened
  All purpose flour 7 1⁄2 Cup (120 tbs)

Dissolve yeast in warm water.
Stir in milk, sugar, salt, eggs, shortening and 4 cups of the flour.
Beat until smooth.
Mix in enough remaining flour to make dough easy to handle.
Turn dough onto lightly floured board; knead until smooth and elastic, about 5 minutes.
Place in greased bowl; turn greased side up.
Cover; let rise in warm place until double, 1 1/2 to 2 hours.
Punch down dough; divide in half.
Roll each half into rectangle, 18x9 inches.
Roll up, beginning at short side.
With side of hand, press each end to seal.
Fold ends under loaf.
Place seam side down in greased loaf-pan, 9x5x3 or 8 1/2 x 4 1/2 x 2 1/2 inches.
Cover; let rise until double, about 1 hour.
Heat oven to 425°.
Bake 25 to 30 minutes.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 4477 Calories from Fat 763

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 86 g132.8%

Saturated Fat 25.2 g126.1%

Trans Fat 6.7 g

Cholesterol 668.3 mg222.8%

Sodium 6186.1 mg257.8%

Total Carbohydrates 784 g261.4%

Dietary Fiber 25.3 g101.3%

Sugars 71.5 g

Protein 127 g253.3%

Vitamin A 21.5% Vitamin C

Calcium 61.1% Iron 258%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Rich Egg Bread Recipe