Exotic onion bread tastes divine and is a perfect recipe for breakfast.
4 tbsp. dried minced onion
1/4 cup water
1 pkg. active dry yeast
1/4 cup lukewarm water
2 cups. milk
6 cups sifted flour
2 tbsp. shortening
2 tbsp. sugar
2 tsp. salt
Soften onion and 1/4 cup water in small bowl; let stand. Dissolve yeast in 1/4 cup lukewarm water in a large bowl; let stand.
Scald milk in a saucepan and stir in the shortening, sugar and salt. Cool to lukewarm and stir into softened yeast bowl. Sift the seasoning with 3 cups of flour, stir into yeast mixture and beat until smooth.
Add the softened onion mixture and more flour until dough is stiff. Knead dough on a floured board for approximately 10 minutes. Place dough in a greased bowl, then turn completely over for top surface greasing.
Cover with a clean cloth and let stand in a warm spot until dough is doubled. Punch down and let dough rest in bowl for 12.