How To Make Challah Bread
Here is a bread that is as much a pleasure to look at as it is to eat. Check out that braiding! Challah is a bread that should be in everyone's repertoire.
The Best Challah Recipe
Challah bread is a traditional Jewish recipe that is sometimes also known as Egg Bread. It is common to serve Challah on Shabbat and Jewish holidays. The bread is soft and sweet and often braided
How To Braid A Round Challah For Rosh HaShana
Here it is dear readers at long last, a tutorial on how to braid gorgeous round challah loaves, just in time for Rosh HaShana! We have the custom to eat round loaves on Rosh HaShana to symbolize the continuity of...
Preparing for Shabbat: A Visit to a Challah Bakery in Bnei Brak, Israel
While visiting Tel Aviv a few weeks ago, I spent a few Thursday night hours in Bnei Brak, located in the Dan metropolitan region east of Tel Aviv, observing preparations for the Sabbath. One of my visits that evening included a trip to the area’s largest challah bakery, which operates 24 hours a day, six days of the week (every day except Saturday).
Cranberry Walnut Celebration Bread
It seems everything becomes festive when added some cranberries. This is perfect Thanksgiving celebration bread. It looks stunning when comes out from the oven. It definitely adds holiday atmosphere to the dinner table. The original recipe is from The Bread Baker's Apprentice. Ingredients: Makes 1 large braided loaf 3 cups (13.5 ounces) bread flour 3 tablespoons (1.5 ounces) granulated sugar 3/4 teaspoon (.19 ounces) salt 3.5 teaspoons (.39 ounces) instant yeast 1.5 tablespoons (.75 ounces)…
triple chocolate chip challah - Girl Versus Dough
Let’s make some lists. I love lists. You probably do, too. So let’s list it up. Things I’m good at doing: 1. Making brownies while watching “Mad Men” and not missing a minute of it. 2. Eating said brownies while making dreamy-eyed faces at Mr. Draper. 3. Feeding my cat. 4. Sleeping through train horns […]
How to Braid Challah - Learn to Braid Like a Pro
Learn to braid challah dough, step-by-step pictures. Tutorial. 3 strand, 4 strand, 6 strand, turban round challah, linked loops, challah rolls.