Rich White Bread for the Food Processor - W/ Rapid Rise Yeast

READY IN: 1hr 30mins
YIELD: 1 loaf




  • 1. With dough blade inserted, place flour, sugar, yeast and salt -- then process fro 5-10 seconds to combine.
  • 2. Add butter and egg to mix and pulse.
  • 3. Start the processor and slowly pour the warm water through the chute intil the dough forms a ball. All the water may not be needed. If the mix looks crumbly, then add bits of water. If the mix looks watery, then add some flour.
  • 4. Once the ball is formed, process for another 1-2 minutes. The dough should be smooth and elastic.
  • 5. Remove the dough from the processor bowl and form the dough into a ball. Let the dough ball sit for 10 minutes to rest.
  • 5. Shape the dough as desired ( it can be shaped anyway but it must fit into a loaf pan).
  • 6. Place into loaf pan ( spray with Baker's Joy first). Cover dough with a moist, warm, wrung out, cloth. Let dough rise, in pan,.
  • until doubled . This will take anywhere from 30 - 60 minutes. Dough should be "proofed" before placing into preheated oven. The dough should , when pressed lightly, bounce back slowly ( a small indent may be left.).
  • 7. Bake for 25-30 minutes , at 350 F or until a thermometer reads, when inserted deep into the dough, 195°F.
  • 8. Let loaf cool in pan fro the first 10 minutes, then cool loaf on rack.