Herbed Focaccia Bread

READY IN: 3hrs
Recipe by Charmie777

A delicious bread that you can change easily by changing the herbs you put in and on it! I'm posting with the original basil, but try it with rosemary too!

Top Review by beapurchase

Sounds good but what if you don't use a bread machine? What changes in yeast & kneading are necessary?

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Add ingredients for the dough according to bread machine directions.
  2. Select dough cycle.
  3. Remove dough to lightly floured surface; cover and let rest for 10 minutes.
  4. Grease a 13x9 inch pan and sprinkle with cornmeal.
  5. Press dough evenly in pan.
  6. Drizzle with oil, and scatter remaining topping ingredients evenly over dough.
  7. Cover with towel and let rise in warm place until doubled, 30-40 minutes.
  8. Poke deep holes with finger in risen dough about 1 inch apart.
  9. Bake at 400ºF on lower oven rack for 20-25 minutes, or until golden.
  10. Remove from pan, and serve warm.

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