Valtrompia Canape Bread

Recipe by Caryn
READY IN: 2hrs 20mins




  • In measuring cup, combine warm water, sugar, and yeast.
  • Let stand 5 minutes stirring occasionally until mixture is foamy.
  • In large bowl, combine milk, butter, and salt.
  • Add yeast mixture to bowl and stir to combine.
  • Add 2 1/2 cups flour and stir.
  • Stir in as much of remaining flour as necessary to form soft dough.
  • Turn onto lightly floured board and knead for 7 minutes.
  • Shape dough into smooth ball.
  • Put into greased bowl, turning once to grease top.
  • Cover with plastic wrap.
  • Place bowl in warm, draft-free place to rise until double in bulk.
  • Punch dough down.
  • Divide dough in half, roll into log 3 to 4 inches shorter than the Valtrompia Bread Tube, and insert in tube.
  • Cap and bake in a preheated 400 degree F.
  • oven for 60 to 70 minutes.
  • Remove from tube to cool.