Pumpkin Bread Bowls Recipe

Category Recipe Title Prep Time Rise Time Bake/Cook Time Total Time

Bread Bowls Pumpkin Bread Bowls 20 min 20 min 20 min 60 min

Ingredients :

5 cups unbleached bread flour
1/4 cup sugar (can use honey, brown sugar or any sweetener 1:1)
1 tsp salt
2 Tbsp SAF-instant premium yeast - Found in the Homemade Bread Bundle
2 tsp Liquid Soy Lecithin - Found in the Homemade Bread Bundle
2 cups hot/warm water
Yellow food coloring
Red food coloring
Green food coloring

Instructions:

1. Mix Dry ingredients. (yeast is a dry ingredient)

2. Make 2 dimples in dry ingredients with tsp.  Squeeze the lecithin into the bottom of the dimples about the size of a quarter.

3. Color the water before adding it to the dough by mixing red and yellow food coloring into the water. Add the colored water slowly, add 1 3/4 cups and then the remaining 1/4 cup. Mix for 1 minute and check  consistency. The dough mixer should be sticky and pull itself off bowl.  

4. Mix/knead in mixer on medium setting for 5 minutes or knead for 5 minutes by hand.

5. Spray counter and hands with cooking spray and knead for a few seconds to form smooth ball.

6. Cut dough in half and then cut each half into fourths and form six or eight ball shape mounds.

7. Save some dough to shape into square stems on the top of the dough balls.

8. Cut slits in side to add texture and depth.

9. Use green food coloring mixed with water to paint the stems with a brush.

10. Spray cookie sheets and place dough balls on the sheet.

11. Cover dough bowls with dry dish cloth and let rise for 20 mins.

12. Bake at 350 for 20 minutes.

13. Remove from oven and place on cooling rack.

14. Cut off top of bread bowl and dig out center of bowl.

15. Fill with soup and serve.

Contributor:
Fast Easy Bread Original