Delicious and beautifully braided chicken bread is my family favorite .It’s one of the easiest and beginner friendly baking recipes.Chicken stuffed braided chicken would be a perfect treat for any occasion.
My family loves it because of it’s crispy golden outer crust and pillowy soft airy interior.
Baking a cake or bread from scratch is really comforting and a pure joy for me.
Warm milk -1 cup
Sugar -1 tsp
All purpose flour -2 cups
Chicken breast -2
Pepper -1 tsp
Butter -1 tbsp
Garlic cloves -4
All purpose flour-2 tbsp
Chilli flakes -2 tsp
Oregano -1&1/2 tsp
- Combine yeast ,sugar and warm milk in a bowl.Wait for 15 minutes till yeast get activated.
- In a large mixing bowl add all purpose flour.
- Add in the activated yeast and salt.Mix well .
- Knead until it becomes a soft dough.Add some oil and spread all over the dough.
- Cover it with a lid and wait for proofing.
- Proofing time may vary depending upon the place you live .
- Keep it in a warm place for around 1&1/2 hours.Once the dough become double in size ,roll it out and add filling.
- While the dough is resting prepare filling for the bread.Take a pan ,add cubed chicken along with pepper powder and salt.
- let it cook for 3-4 minutes and keep aside.Once it cools down cut into very small pieces.
- Heat some butter in a pan ,add chopped garlic ,onions and capsicum, cook for 2 minutes.
- Add all purpose flour and milk.Bring this to boil.
- Stir in by adding shredded chicken pieces.Add salt if required.
- Add chilli flakes and oregano for seasoning.Mix well to combine.
- Switch off the flame and let it cool.
- Once the dough is ready Dust the the surface with some flour and transfer the soft dough.
- Rolling it out using a rolling pin in a medium thickness .
- Spread filling on the centre and cut the strips from both sides in equal size .
- Keep on folding the strips from each side ,one on the top of the other like a braid.
- Apply egg wash on top of the bread which will give a nice crispy golden texture for it.
- finally Sprinkle some sesame seeds and bake for 20 minutes @ 200 degree in a preheated oven.
- Perfect braided chicken bread will be ready to enjoy !!!!!!!
STEP BY STEP INSTRUCTION WITH PICTURES
In a mixing bowl add all purpose flour ,activate yeast .Using a hand mixer mix well till it turns into sticky texture.
Spread some oil on the dough and leave it for proofing .It may take around 1hour and 30 minutes.
It’s truly delicious ,bursting with flavor and extremely comforting food for anyone of any age .