Outback Steakhouse Bread Recipe

Ingredients

Outback Bread (Honey Wheat Bushman Bread)
3 packets dry yeast
1 ½ cup warm water – divided
1 Tbls. sugar
½ cup dark molasses
1 Tbls. salt
2 Tbls. vegetable oil
2 cups rye flour
2 ½ – 3 cups all-purpose flour

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Directions
Dissolve yeast in 1/2 cup warm water; stir in sugar; let stand 6 minutes or until bubbly.
Combine dissolved yeast, 1 cup warm water, molasses, salt, oil, and rye flour in a large bowl; beat until smooth.
Work in all-purpose flour until dough is smooth, pliable, and elastic, not sticky.
Knead dough for 4 minutes.
Place dough in a large bowl, cover with a damp cloth, and let rise in a warm place until doubled in size.
Punch dough down.
Divide and shape dough into 2 large round loaves and place on greased and cornmeal dusted cookie sheet.
Cover dough with a damp cloth and allow to rise in a warm place until doubled in size.
Bake loaves in a 375 degree oven for 30 minutes, or until crust makes hollow sound when tapped on.
Serve with whipped butter.
Bread can be frozen for later use