Braided Challah Bread (Bread Machine)

Recipe by Marie
READY IN: 45mins
YIELD: 1 loaf
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Place ingredients into bread machine according to manufacturers directions.
  • Set on dough cycle.
  • Place dough onto a lightly floured board and divide into three equal parts.
  • Stretch or roll each part into 9" ropes and braid.
  • Place on greased cookie sheet, cover and let rise for about 30 minutes.
  • Preheat oven to 350°.
  • Mix together one egg yolk and a tablespoon of water and brush over bread, then sprinkle with sesame or poppy seeds, if desired.
  • Bake for 30 to 40 minutes or until golden brown.
  • Cool on wire rack.
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