Read the story here. Advertise at Before It's News here.
Profile image
By My Little Space
Contributor profile | More stories
Story Views
Last hour:
Last 24 hours:

Cozonac 保加利亞復活節面包

% of readers think this story is Fact. Add your two cents.


Cozonac or kozunuk, a traditional Romanian & Bulgarian festive sweet bread, which is usually prepare during Easter. It is actually quite similar to stollen, the German festive bread & panettone, the Italian festive bread, which is sweet and with load of dried fruits.

On this recipe, I am using bread flour but if you prefer cake like texture, you may replace bread flour with all purpose flour. The texture is actually quite similar to brioche but less egg added in.

Ingredients :
330gm   bread flour / high protein flour
1-1/4 tspn   yeast
a pinch of salt
1/2 cup  full cream milk
1  whole egg + 1 egg white
2-1/2 TB  sugar
85gm   butter
1  lemon rind
1/2 cup   dried cranberry, chopped
1/2 cup   raisins
* Egg glazing : 1 egg yolk mixed with 1 tspn  milk
* 1 cup   almond mealed for topping

Method :
(1)  heat milk, butter & sugar to dissolve (do not boil), set aside to cool.
(2)  now,  add in eggs, yeast, lemon rind & 1 cup of flour and mix well. Set aside to rest for 15 minutes.
(3)  stir in the rest of the flour, raisins & cranberry and knead to form soft dough then set aside to rest for an hour or till double in size.
(4)  once its ready, punch dough to release excess air and knead till smooth.
(5)  place dough to working table and divide into half, simply roll dough into rope shape and then twist dough together. Let to rest in a 4x4x9″ baking tray lined with parchment paper for 30 minutes.
(6)  brush dough with egg glazing then sprinkle on the almond mealed.
(7)  finally, bake at preheated oven 185′C for 10 minutes with a cover on top (e.g.foil or tray) then remove the tray or foil and continue baking for another 30 minutes or till brown.
(8)  rest for 10 minutes before removing from tray.



It looks very much like babka.



This is fantastic to serve in toast or french toast with load of butter. Yummm….. Hope everyone will have a great week ahead. Enjoy !





Before It’s News® is a community of individuals who report on what’s going on around them, from all around the world.

Anyone can join.
Anyone can contribute.
Anyone can become informed about their world.

"United We Stand" Click Here To Create Your Personal Citizen Journalist Account Today, Be Sure To Invite Your Friends.

Please Help Support BeforeitsNews by trying our Natural Health Products below!

Order by Phone at 888-809-8385 or online at M - F 9am to 5pm EST

Order by Phone at 888-388-7003 or online at M - F 9am to 5pm EST

Order by Phone at 888-388-7003 or online at M - F 9am to 5pm EST

Humic & Fulvic Trace Minerals Complex - Nature's most important supplement! Vivid Dreams again!

HNEX HydroNano EXtracellular Water - Improve immune system health and reduce inflammation

Ultimate Clinical Potency Curcumin - Natural pain relief, reduce inflammation and so much more.

MitoCopper - Bioavailable Copper destroys pathogens and gives you more energy. (See Blood Video)
Oxy Powder - Natural Colon Cleanser!  Cleans out toxic buildup with oxygen! 
Nascent Iodine - Promotes detoxification, mental focus and thyroid health.
Smart Meter Cover -  Reduces Smart Meter radiation by 96%!  (See Video)

Report abuse


    Your Comments
    Question   Razz  Sad   Evil  Exclaim  Smile  Redface  Biggrin  Surprised  Eek   Confused   Cool  LOL   Mad   Twisted  Rolleyes   Wink  Idea  Arrow  Neutral  Cry   Mr. Green

    Load more ...




    Email this story
    Email this story

    If you really want to ban this commenter, please write down the reason:

    If you really want to disable all recommended stories, click on OK button. After that, you will be redirect to your options page.