Amish White Bread Recipe

Amish White Bread Recipe

Total Time

05:30 mins

Preparation 05:00 mins

Cooking 00:30 mins

Recipe ingredients:

Preparation of the recipe:

Dissolve yeast in 1/2 cup warm water.

In large bowl, combine sugar, salt, 2 cups water and shortening.

Stir in yeast mixture.

Gradually add flour to form a soft dough.

Turn onto floured surface and knead until smooth.

Place in a greased bowl and cover and let rise for about 2 hours.

Punch down and divide into 2 portions and form loaves.

Place in greased 9 x 5 loaf pans and prick tops with fork.

Let rise until higher than pans (about 2 hours).

Bake at 375 degrees for 25 to 30 minutes.

Cool for ten minutes.

Rub butter all over tops of loaves.

Place pans on sides until loosened.

Remove bread from pans and cool completely on racks.

Source: Amish White Bread Recipe