BabkaSubmitted by: SPARKSSOPH
IntroductionPolish bread requires raising and raising again in the baking pan. Only then do you bake it. Polish bread requires raising and raising again in the baking pan. Only then do you bake it.
Set aside half cup flour.
Blend 2 1/2 c flour, 3/4 c sugar, 3/4 tsp salt
envelope of yeast in bread machine. Add 2 eggs, 1/2 stick butter and 2/3 c milk. Turn bread machine on to yeast bread cycle. Let the machine mix and raise the dough once.
Remove dough before baking cycle begins.
Add 3/4 c raisins and work by hand for ten minutes. Place in baking pan to raise again.
When pan is full about 3/4 - 1 hr. spread egg wash on surface.
Bake for 30 minutes. Bread should sound hollow when rapped on top. Cool atleast one hour. Using a bread knife, cut off about 5/8 inch slices. Enjoy
Number of Servings: 12
Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user SPARKSSOPH.