HOW TO MAKE A FOOTBALL SHAPED BREAD BOWL




WHAT YOU NEED:


MATERIALS:

  • COOKIE SHEET

  • PARCHMENT PAPER

  • TOOTHPICKS

  • SILICONE BRUSH FOR EGG WASH


DIFFICULTY: EASY

ANNOYANCE LEVEL: MEDIUM



HOW TO MAKE:

  1. PRE-HEAT OVEN TO 350 DEGREES

  2. LINE A COOKIE SHEET WITH PARCHMENT PAPER

  3. UNROLL TWO FRENCH BREADS AND MANIPULATE TO LOOK LIKE A FOOTBALL BY ARCHING EACH SIDE

4. USE TOOTHPICKS TO HOLD EACH SIDE IN PLACE


5. UNROLL A THIRD LOAF TO CUT OUT LACES - USING A PIZZA CUTTER, CUT LONG 1 INCH STRIPS FROM THE DOUGH AND THEN CUT SMALLER PIECES OF DOUGH AND PLACE TO LOOK LIKE LACES (I LIKE TO MAKE TWO JUST IN CASE - ONE LONGER AND ONE SHORTER. THE LACE SHOULD BE THE WIDTH OF THE FOOTBALL)


6. PLACE TWO STRIPS ON THE SIDE OF THE FOOTBALL


7. BRUSH ON EGG WASH (EGG WASH = 1 EGG, 2 TABLESPOONS OF WATER, MIX MIX MIX)


8. BAKE AT 350 FOR ABOUT 25 MIN UNTIL THE BREAD BOWL STARTS LOOKING LIKE A FOOTBALL WITH A NICE GOLDEN COLOR



9. ONCED COOLED, CAREFULLY PICK UP FOOTBALL AND PLACE ONTO A RECTANGULAR PLATTER


10. TAKE OUT TOOTHPICKS


11. PLACE DIP OF CHOICE INSIDE THE FOOTBALL AND ADD LACES TO THE TOP OF THE DIP


12. SCATTER PRETZELS CRISPS (OR CHIP OF CHOICE) ON THE SIDE OF THE FOOTBALL




13. ENJOY!


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