Italian herbs & cheese bread topped with sweet chilli, onion & bacon.0050
Cook: 2 hrs
2 cups warm whole milk
1/2 cup olive oil
1 teaspoon sugar
1 teaspoon salt
4 cups of plain flour (plus 1/2 cup extra)
1/2 heaped teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon bicarb soda
1/4 teaspoon Italian herbs
1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
For the filling
sweet chilli sauce
onion diced (raw)
bacon diced (cooked)
chives & parsley
salt n pepper to taste
1Mix the milk, olive oil, and sugar in a large mixing bowl.
2sprinkle in the yeast (don't mix)
3let this sit for 10 minutes then add 4 cups of plain flour (sifted)
4now stir the mixture together. cover and set aside. let this rise for at least an hour.
1After rising for at least an hour add 1/2 more cup of flour, the baking powder, bicarb soda, salt, 1/4 teaspoon Italian herbs and 1/2 teaspoon of garlic powder. knead the dough for a couple of minutes.
1Roll the dough out on a lightly floured surface into a large rectangle about 1/4 inch thick. ( you will need to cut the dough in half as there is lots)
2Spread the sweet chilli sauce all over with a spoon and then add the grated cheese, onion and cooked bacon. Add some chopped chives, salt and pepper to taste.
1Roll the dough up like a swiss Roll and with a sharp knife cut into strips. place in a preheated sc with baking paper for 2 hours on high. put the rest of the cheese bacon and onion on top and drizzle some more sweet chilli sauce, scatter some parsley over.