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Easter Nests Recipe
|Sugar||50 Gram (1/4 Cup)|
|Warm milk||250 Milliliter (1 Cup 110Â°F, 43Â°C)|
|Active dry yeast||2 Tablespoon (Package)|
|All purpose flour||500 Gram (3 1/3 Cup)|
|Butter||50 Gram (4 Tablespoon)|
|Egg yolk||1 , beaten|
|Eggs||18 , boiled|
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 4017 Calories from Fat 1368
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 153 g235.9%
Saturated Fat 62.2 g310.9%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 4335.7 mg
Sodium 1723.4 mg71.8%
Total Carbohydrates 464 g154.7%
Dietary Fiber 19.8 g79.2%
Sugars 71.9 g
Protein 194 g387%
Vitamin A 127% Vitamin C 0.15%
Calcium 91.2% Iron 255.9%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet
Let stand 5 minutes or until the surface is frothy.
Stir gently to moisten any dry particles remaining on top.
Sift flour and salt into a large bowl.
Melt butter; cool slightly.
In a small bowl, lightly beat butter, remaining sugar and 1 egg.
Stir in yeast mixture.
Work into flour mixture to give a dry dough.
Knead dough well on a floured surface.
Cover and let rise in a warm place 1 hour.
Grease baking sheets.
Divide risen dough into 18 small pieces.
With floured hands, form into balls.
Roll balls into 20-inch (50-cm) lengths.
Twist to make spirals; form into circles and knot ends to make nests.
Place nests on greased baking sheets.
Brush with egg yolk.
Place 1 cooked egg, still in its shell, in the center of each nest.
Let stand 10 minutes.
Preheat oven to 400°F (205°C).
Bake 15 to 20 minutes or until nests are a rich golden brown.
Cool slightly on racks.
Decorate eggs using water colors, colored pencils, or felt-tip pens.