Dill and Onion Bread

Recipe by Kaarin
READY IN: 4hrs 20mins
YIELD: 2 loaves




  • Dissolve the yeast in warm water; let sit till foamy.
  • Combine yeast, melted butter, sugar, cottage cheese, onion, dill, soda, salt and 2 eggs in a large mixing bowl.
  • Add 2 cups flour.
  • With a dough hook or by hand, knead in remaining flour. Only add the last 1/2 cup flour if the dough will not pull away from sides of pan after kneading for about 10 minutes.
  • Cover and let rise until double.
  • Punch dough down and let rise again.
  • Finally, knead the dough by hand until it is smooth and elastic.
  • Shape into 2 round loaves and place on cookie sheets sprinkled with cornmeal.
  • Let rise until double, then brush with egg yolk beaten with 2 tablespoons water.
  • Bake at 350 degrees F for 45-50 minutes until golden.
  • The bottoms of loaves will sound hollow when tapped.