Garlic bread

  • Servings : 6 units
  • Prep Time : 20m
  • Cook Time : 30m
  • Ready In : 2:35 h
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  • 300 grams / (10 1/2 ounces) white flour
  • 5 cloves of garlic
  • 50 ml / (3 1/3 tablespoons) olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon dry baker’s yeast
  • 150 ml / (1/2 cup and 2 tablespoons) water
  • 1 teaspoon salt


    Step 1

    1. Chop the garlic in a food processor.

    Step 2

    1. In a bowl, mix the flour and the salt with your hands. Add the baker’s yeast and mix well.Garlic bread | Food From Portugal Pour the olive oil, the chopped garlic and some of the water.Garlic bread | Food From Portugal Knead everything with your hands and go slowly pouring the remaining water.

    Step 3

    1. Place the dough over a table sprinkled with flourGarlic bread | Food From Portugal and knead it well until it’s fully involved and soft. When this process is completed, let the dough rise in a bowl covered with cling filmGarlic bread | Food From Portugal about 1 hour or until the dough double in size.Garlic bread | Food From Portugal

    Step 4

    1. Remove the dough from the bowl and knead it a little more. Divide the dough in 6 balls and place them in a baking tray lined with tracing paper.Garlic bread | Food From Portugal Cover with cling film and let stand about 45 minutes.Garlic bread | Food From Portugal With a sharp knife make 1 diagonal cut across each ball and sprinkle with some flour.Garlic bread | Food From Portugal

    Step 5

    1. Meanwhile, preheat the oven to 200ºC / (400ºF).

    Step 6

    1. Bake for about 30 minutes until the bread start to browned. Remove the garlic breads from the oven and serve hot.

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Nutrition facts per serving (6 units):

Calories: 259
Total Fat: 8.5 g(13%)
Saturated Fat: 1 g(6%)
Cholesterol: 0 mg(0%)
Sodium: 391 mg(16%)
Total Carbohydrate: 39.5 g(13%)
Protein: 6 g


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