Ruth's Homemade Bread


1 cup milk
2 cups water
1 1/2 tbsp. yeast
1/4 cup oil
1/4 cup sugar
1 tbsp. salt
5-6 cups flour


Makes: 2 loaves

Take the milk and water and warm in microwave until very warm, but doesn't burn your finger. Add sugar, then the yeast to a nice warn liquid and let sit for about 5 minutes. Add the salt to the flour and mix. Then add the oil and yeast mixture to the flour and mix. Kneed for maybe 5 minutes. Put into 2 loaf greased loaf pans and bake at 350 degrees.


Bread Pans (purchase at Sur La Table) You probably want to spend a bit more and get nice bread pans. It makes a difference in the cooking. These work very well.


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