• prep: 3 hr
  • cook: 40 min
  • total: 3 hr 40 min
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  • Summary

    This braided onion bread is made with a rich, buttery, yeast-based dough. Each of the four strands in the braid is stuffed with a caramelized onion and grated cheese mixture.

    Ingredients

    • 3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
    • 4 cups chopped yellow onion (~2 large)
    • Fine grain sea salt
    • 1 cup aged cheddar cheese, grated
    • 1/3 cup toasted sesame seeds
    • 4 1/2 cups / 540g unbleached all-purpose flour, plus more if needed
    • 2 tablespoons sugar
    • 1 1/2 teaspoons fine grain sea salt
    • 2 1/2 teaspoon (1 packet) active dry yeast
    • 1 1/2 cups warm milk or oat milk (120F)
    • 1 egg, beaten
    • 8 tablespoons unsalted butter, room temperature
    • 1 egg yolk

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 20
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 203 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 8 g 12.77%
    • Saturated Fat: 3 g 17.24%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 21 mg 7.14%
    • Sodium: 191 mg 7.96%
    • Calcium: 18 mg 1.83%
    • Potassium: 115 mg 3.28%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 8.9%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 27 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 2 g 7.12%
    • Sugar: 3 g
    • Protein: 5 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 3.12%
    • Vitamin C 4%
    • Vitamin D 0.46%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat2
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables1
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total2 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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