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Caraway Rye Bread

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  Warm water 2 Cup (32 tbs) (105 To 115 F)
  Active dry yeast 2 Tablespoon
  Salt 1 Tablespoon
  Light molasses 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Butter/Regular margarine 2 Tablespoon, softened
  Caraway seed 2 Tablespoon
  Sifted rye flour 3 1⁄2 Cup (56 tbs)
  Sifted all purpose flour 3 1⁄2 Cup (56 tbs)
  Cornmeal 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Egg white 1 , slightly beaten
  Caraway seed/Coarse salt 1 Teaspoon

If possible, check temperature of warm water with thermometer.
Sprinkle yeast over water in large bowl, stirring until dissolved.
Add salt, molasses, butter, caraway seed, rye flour, and 1-1/2 cups all-purpose flour; beat, with wooden spoon, till smooth—2 minutes.
Gradually add rest of all-purpose flour; mix in with hand until dough leaves side of bowl.
Turn dough onto lightly floured board.
Dough will be stiff.
Knead until smooth—about 10 min- utes.
Place in lightly greased large bowl; turn to bring up greased side.
Cover with towel; let rise in warm place (85F), free from drafts, until double in bulk —about 1 hour.
Grease large cookie sheet; sprinkle with corn- meal.
Punch down dough.
Turn out onto lightly floured pastry cloth.
Divide in half.
To make round loaves: Shape each half into a smooth ball; tuck edges under.
Place, 5 inches a- part, on prepared cookie sheet.
To make oval loaves: Shape each half into a ball.
Roll each into a 10-inch loaf, tapering ends.
Place, 3 inches apart, on cookie sheet Cover with towel; let rise in warm place (85F), free from drafts, until double in bulk—about 40 minutes.
1Meanwhile, preheat oven to 375F.
1Bake bread 50 minutes, or until loaf sounds hollow when rapped with knuckle.
Remove to wire rack.
Brush tops of loaves with egg white; sprinkle with caraway seed; cool.
`Makes 2 loaves

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 4007 Calories from Fat 434

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 51 g77.8%

Saturated Fat 18.4 g92%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 64.5 mg21.5%

Sodium 6009.6 mg250.4%

Total Carbohydrates 794 g264.8%

Dietary Fiber 123.8 g495.1%

Sugars 53.1 g

Protein 130 g260.2%

Vitamin A 18.4% Vitamin C 12.4%

Calcium 73.5% Iron 353.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Caraway Rye Bread Recipe