This is the simplest bread recipe in the world. ANYONE can do this.

Imagine. You are entertaining the guests. You can serve some simple dips, olive oil and assorted cold meats with wine. The centrepiece of this not awfully expensive, simple but effective meal will be a hot bread out of the oven. 100% foolproof. ANYONE can do that. Guarantee. 

Hot aroma of freshly baked bread…. It cannot be more impressive than that. 

The recipe:

  1. Sift 1 kg (4 cups) of Organic white flour.
  2. Add 1/4 of teaspoon of instant yeast.
  3. Add 1/2 table spoon of sea salt (with no caking agent added)
  4. Add 600 ml of filtered or mineral water (not tap water)
  5. Mix it with the spoon. Cover the dish with cling wrap and leave for 12 – 18 hours.
  6. Dust some flour on the baking paper lining the tray (30x 40 cm)
  7. Turn out the mass onto baking paper. Dust with some more flour.
  8. Turn the oven on to reach 200-210 C forced fan.
  9. Once temperature reached 210 C, place the tray in the oven for 45 min.
  10. In 45 min…. the triumph.
Freshly baked bread. Hot. Just cut to be served….

This bread was made with Demeter Farm Mill Flour – Organic pesticide and herbicide free product. The product can be purchased here.