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Chili Cheddar Bread

With Mazola® Vegetable Oil

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1 Loaf – 10 Servings

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1 Hour 30 Minutes

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  • 2-3/4 to 3-1/4 cups all-purpose flour, divided
  • 2 (4-1/2 tsp.) envelopes Fleischmann’s® Quick Rise Yeast
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup very warm water (120°F to 130°F)
  • 1/4 cup Mazola® Vegetable Oil
  • 1 cup shredded Cheddar cheese
  • 1 can (4 ounces) chopped green chilies, well-drained


  1. Combine 1-1/2 cups flour, undissolved yeast, sugar and salt in a large mixing bowl. Add warm water and vegetable oil; beat 2 minutes at medium speed of electric mixer. Add 1 cup flour; beat 2 minutes longer. Stir in cheese, chilies and enough remaining flour to form a soft dough. 
  2. Knead on a lightly floured surface until smooth, about 6 to 8 minutes. Cover; let rest 10 minutes. 
  3. Shape dough into a ball. Place in a greased 2-quart casserole dish that has been sprinkled with cornmeal. Cover; let rise in a warm, draft-free place until doubled in size, about 40 minutes. 
  4. Bake at 375°F for 35 to 40 minutes or until browned and loaf sounds hollow when bottom is tapped. Remove from dish immediately and cool on wire rack.

Nutritional Claims: Low in cholesterol, Source of calcium, Source of iron.