The Basics of Bread-Making

We have all struggled to bake bread. Even after multiple times, the recipe somehow fails us once again. Different mistakes occur each time and somehow you never end up baking the bread right. This article will be a fool-proof guide to all the bread struggles and will explain how you can make brioche and normal bread just by a little more consideration at home.

Activating The Yeast

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It is extremely important that we activate the yeast. Activating the yeast goes by mixing some part of sugar and water. Stir in your yeast. The yeast will act on the sugar which will ensure that the yeast starts respiring. Activated yeast will bloom. Make sure that the water you are mixing in is warm enough. Cool water will just deactivate the yeast. You can also use pre-activated yeast, however, for much better outcomes always use yeast that needs to be activated. Some bakers also use fresh yeast which is another good alternative, however, it is difficult to measure and find.