Brioche Recipe

It feels good to make on your own, the all-time favorite Brioche . Enjoy the unique flavor and taste of Brioche with this quick and simple recipe!
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Preparation Time2 Hr 0 MinCooking Time25 Min
Ready In2 Hr 25 MinDifficulty LevelBit Difficult
Health IndexAverageServings16
DishMain Ingredient


 Milk1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Butter/Margarine1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Sugar1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
 Salt1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Warm water1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
 Active dry yeast/Compressed yeast1⁄4 Ounce
 Enriched flour3 1⁄4 Cup (52 tbs)
 Sugar1 Tablespoon

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 193 Calories from Fat 67

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 8 g12.1%

Saturated Fat 4.1 g20.7%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 68.7 mg

Sodium 85.4 mg3.6%

Total Carbohydrates 26 g8.7%

Dietary Fiber 0.09 g0.37%

Sugars 5.6 g

Protein 4 g8%

Vitamin A 4.9% Vitamin C 0%

Calcium 1.7% Iron 5.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1) In a saucepan, scald milk and cool to lukewarm.
2)In a bowl beat butter thoroughly.
3)Slowly, add sugar and salt and beat.
4)In a large mixing bowl, dissolve yeast.
5)Add lukewarm milk and creamed mixture to it.
6)In another bowl, separate one of the eggs, add the yolk to yeast mixture and put white into a small bowl for later use.
7)Add remaining 3 whole eggs and flour, and then beat for 10 minutes.
8)Cover and let it rise in a warm place for about 2 hours or until more than doubled in bulk.
9)Punch down and beat thoroughly.
10)Cover tightly with waxed paper or aluminum foil. Refrigerate overnight.
11)Punch down and knead soft dough onto a floured board.
12)Divide into 2 pieces, one about 3/4 the weight of the dough and the other about ΒΌ the weight of the dough.
13)Cut large piece into 16 equal pieces and make smooth balls.
14)Take well-greased muffin pans 2 3/4x1 1/4 inches and put the pieces.
15)Make a deep indentation in center of each large ball and dampen slightly with cold water.
16)Press a small ball of dough into each indentation. Cover.
17)Leave it to rise in a warm place for about 1 hour or until more than doubled in bulk.
18)Mix reserved egg white with the 1 tablespoon sugar and brush mixture over rolls.
19)Bake at 375 degrees for about 20 minutes.

20)Serve the Brioche hot.