Bacon, avocado and lettuce brioche sandwich

We had this for lunch today. I cooked up some home-made bacon, sliced it thin, and then served on slices of home-made brioche with avocado, lettuce and garlic aioli. Yum! I would have added tomatoes but we were out.

Brioche (challah style)

This bread is a brioche but braided like a challah. 250 g wholemeal flour300 g white bread flour2 eggs300 ml milk1/4 cup honey2 tsp salt1 Tb yeast1/4 cup olive oil Mix all ingredients in a breadbaker or mixer (or by hand), then let rise once. Knead again with some flour and split the dough into…

Burgers with brioche buns

For the brioche buns, mix the following: 550g (1 lb) bread flour 1Tb active dry yeast 1 Tb honey 1 Tb salt 50 g (4 Tb) softened butter 2 eggs 1/2 cup (110 ml) whole milk 1 cup (220 ml) water Knead the dough and let go through 1 rise. Knead again and divide into…