By Eduardo − On Monday, November 27, 2017, 5 years ago in Bread Recipes
5 out of 5 with 5 ratings
comments: 0 - views: 12868

Portuguese Olive Bread Recipe

Portuguese Olive Bread Recipe

This deliciious Portuguese olive bread recipe (pão de azeitonas) is for all the olive lovers out there.
Preparation time4 h 15 min
Cooking Time 30 min
Ready In4 h 45 min
Level of DifficultyEasy
Servings4

Ingredients

4 cups of flour2 sachets of active dry yeast1 teaspoon of fine salt1/2 cup of olive oil1/2 cup of warm water1 large egg2 tablespoons of dried oregano leaves1/4 pound of black olives cut into slicesFlour for dusting
4 cups of flour2 sachets of active dry yeast1 teaspoon of fine salt1/2 cup of olive oil1/2 cup of warm water1 large egg2 tablespoons of dried oregano leaves1/4 pound of black olives cut into slicesFlour for dusting
Get Portuguese food & stuff Get Portuguese food and other stuff from Amazon.com

Directions

  1. Dissolve the yeast in warm water with half teaspoon of sugar.
  2. In a bowl, put the flour and make a hole in the middle.
  3. In the center place the broken egg, olive oil and salt.
  4. Mix everything together and add the yeast dissolved in the water.
  5. Knead everything very well until it is homogeneous.
  6. Cover with a cloth or towel and set aside in a warm place for the dough to leaven.
  7. After the yeast leavens, knead a little more.
  8. Add the oregano leaves and the olives.
  9. Knead again and put the dough in a baking dish previously dusted with flour.
  10. Form it with your hands to make a long loaf.
  11. Cover with a cloth and let it rise again.
  12. When the dough is double the size, brush with olive oil.
  13. Preheat oven to 170°C or 340°F and bake it for about 30 minutes.
  14. When the bread is baked, remove from the oven and serve.
Recipe & Photo Credit: Neuza Costa, saborintenso.com *

You might also like:

Portuguese Chouriço & Bacon Bread Recipe
Portuguese Chouriço & Bacon Bread Recipe

This Portuguese chouriço and bacon bread recipe is loaded with goodness, it's great comfort food.

Level of DifficultyEasy
Servings4
Portuguese Presunto Bread Recipe
Portuguese Presunto Bread Recipe

This Portuguese style presunto bread recipe creates a delicious, cheesy, crusty bread.

Level of DifficultyEasy
Servings8
Portuguese Crusty Homemade Bread Recipe
Portuguese Crusty Homemade Bread Recipe

This amazing Portuguese homemade bread recipe (receita de pão caseiro), creates a crusty and delicious bread.

Level of DifficultyEasy
Servings4
There are no comments for this recipe.
captcha