• prep: 45 min
  • cook: 22 min
  • total: 1 hr 7 min
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  • Summary

    The most beautiful bread you'll ever make, this Star Bread might look intimidating but the technique is actually quite straightforward. I'll be walking you through every steps with a detailed recipe, lots of pictures (above in the post), and a how-to video!

    Ingredients

    • 2 ¼ teaspoons active dry yeast¹
    • 1 cup whole milk (236ml)
    • ⅓ cup water (78ml)
    • 5 Tablespoons unsalted butter (melted)
    • 1 large egg (room temperature preferred)
    • 1 large egg yolk (room temperature preferred)
    • ⅓ cup granulated sugar (70g)
    • 2 teaspoons table salt
    • 4-5 cups all-purpose flour (divided plus additional as needed (500-625g + additional as needed))
    • ½ cup light brown sugar (firmly packed (100g))
    • 1 Tablespoon ground cinnamon
    • ⅛ teaspoon table salt
    • 6 Tablespoons unsalted butter softened
    • 1 large egg
    • 1 teaspoon water
    • Coarse sugar for sprinkling (may substitute regular granulated sugar)

    Instructions

    Click Here For Step-By-Step Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 16
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 226 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 7 g 11.08%
    • Saturated Fat: 4 g 21.24%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 19 mg 6.45%
    • Sodium: 370 mg 15.43%
    • Calcium: 37 mg 3.67%
    • Potassium: 55 mg 1.57%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 8.78%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 36 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 4.95%
    • Sugar: 12 g
    • Protein: 4 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 4.24%
    • Vitamin C 0.09%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * 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 - Fat1
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs1
    • Exchange - Starch2
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • 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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