How to Make Perfect Shantell Villasenor Bread

Shantell Villasenor Bread.

How to Make Perfect Shantell Villasenor Bread You can have Shantell Villasenor Bread using 5 ingredients and 19 steps. Here is how you achieve that.

Ingredients of Shantell Villasenor Bread

  1. Prepare 425 grams of strong white flour.
  2. Prepare 150 grams of sourdough starter.
  3. Prepare 10 grams of salt.
  4. Prepare 300 ml of water.
  5. You need 5 grams of fast action dried yeast.

Shantell Villasenor Bread step by step

  1. Add the dry ingredients to a large bowl, keeping the yeast and salt separate (on either side of bowl)..
  2. Add the water and mix well to form a rough dough.
  3. Leave to autolyse for 30 mins.
  4. Knead well, for 10 or so minutes until smooth and stretchy.
  5. Cover and place in the fridge for 8 hours (anything from 6-12 is fine).
  6. Pull the risen dough out onto a lightly floured surface (reccomend a 2:1 ratio of bread flour to rice flour for dusting).
  7. Divide the dough into two roughly equal masses.
  8. Shape the dough to the desired shape..
  9. Place in well floured bannetons, cover and leave for 1.5 hours at room temperature.
  10. Preheat oven to 240C with an old tin with some holes in at the bottom of the oven.
  11. Turn out the dough onto your baking surface, dusted well with semolina.
  12. Score with a razor bladet.
  13. Throw half a cup of water into the tray in the oven.
  14. Quickly place the dough into the oven and shut the door.
  15. Reduce heat to 220C and bake for 20 mins.
  16. Reduce heat to 200C and bake for a further 10 mins.
  17. Remove baking surface, leaving bread on bars of the oven.
  18. Turn off oven and bake in residual heat for 10 more minutes.
  19. Turn out onto a wire rack to cool.

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