French croissant is a very delicious snack that one can have on weekends. Nowadays, homemade croissant bread is trending. People like to prepare this in their homes as the preparation method is very easy. Do you like to eat bread prepared in the bakery? Well, then you can easily prepare this bread in your kitchen. Steps and ingredients are mentioned below.
The ingredients have to be fresh and of good quality. To prepare the dough one would require the following ingredients, 500 gm of unbleached flour or all-purpose flour, 140 gm of water, 140 gm of whole milk, 55 gm of sugar, 40 gm of unsalted butter, 11 gm of instant yeast, and 12 gm of salt. Apart from these ingredients, you need 280 gm of unsalted butter for laminating purposes and eggs. Most people like to have bread which contains chocolate. In this case dark chocolate, and some dry food like grained almond, walnut can be used.
This snack will take time to prepare. However, if you want to prepare the puffs ahead of time, you have to leave the dough overnight. Well, the steps are mentioned below.
- First, you have to make the dough. So, take a bowl and add flour, yeast, salt, sugar. Then prepare the dough with the help of warm milk and water. After preparing this dough, set it aside. At this time cover this with the wet cotton.
- Then you have to cut the dough into small balls and then roll it in a large shape. After this, shape dough into bread. However, cut the butter and put it in the middle of the dough. Then keep it in the refrigerator.
- Thereafter, roll it and fold it. The process of folding can be seen online. However, at this point put the chocolate in the middle while folding. This is optional if anyone likes the flavor of chocolate then it can be used. Then spread butter on the surface of the bread. Thus, it is ready to bake. Bake all these perfectly in the microwave.
Croissant On Weekends
Now, these are ready to serve. One can serve it with coffee or tea. Before serving this you may garnish it with chocolate syrup and some grained dry fruit. It is a delicious snack that you can give your family and friends, and hope they will like it. However, one can make it too crispy or crunchy. You can use marshmallows instead of chocolate filling. Similarly, you may prepare this without filling. So, prepare the snacks according to your family’s choice. I hope, everybody will like this homemade snack.