French Loaves Recipe


Main Ingredient


 Yeast1⁄4 Ounce (1 Package)
 Melted butter/Margarine3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
 Lukewarm milk2 Cup (32 tbs)
 Salt1 Teaspoon
 Flour6 Cup (96 tbs)
 Egg1 , beaten

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 4242 Calories from Fat 1394

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 159 g243.9%

Saturated Fat 94.4 g471.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 605 mg

Sodium 2223.6 mg92.7%

Total Carbohydrates 598 g199.3%

Dietary Fiber 20.8 g83.3%

Sugars 26.3 g

Protein 100 g200.6%

Vitamin A 95.1% Vitamin C 0.01%

Calcium 69.1% Iron 200.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Place the yeast in a bowl.
Mix the butter and milk.
Pour over the yeast and stir until dissolved.
Add the salt and flour and mix until smooth.
Let rise until doubled in bulk.
Knead on a floured board until smooth.
Reserve 1 cup dough.
Divide remaining dough in half and shape each half into an oblong loaf.
Place on a baking sheet.
Divide reserved dough in half and shape each half into a roll the length of loaves.
Twist, then place each roll on a loaf.
Let rise until doubled in bulk.
Brush with egg.
Bake in 350-degree oven for about 20 minutes.