Kazza’s Basic White Sandwich Loaf

Equipment Required

  • TM21 or TM31
  •  700gram Bread Tin greased with Olive Oil.
  • Large bowl inside base greased lightly with Olive Oil.
  • Cooling Rack
  • Jug for water
  • Glad Wrap
  • Tea Towel
  • Pastry Brush
  • Floured Board or Bench
  • Preheated oven 180° C  (Fan Forced) or 200° C  (Standard Oven)

Ingredients List

  • 1 Tablespoon Dry Active Yeast
  • 2 Teaspoons Sugar
  • 2 Teaspoons Salt
  • 20ml Extra Virgin Olive Oil1
  • 1 Teaspoon Apple Cider Vinegar (with the mother) or 1 teaspoon bread improver.
  • 600 Grams Bread Flour – Pasta Dura is great for a sandwich loaf.
  • 350 ml Water
  • Poppy or Sesame Seeds for Garnishing.
  • Extra flour for board or bench


  • Add all dry ingredients to the TM Bowl.
  • Add water
  • Mix speed 7 for 7-10 seconds
  • Knead setting for 3 minutes
  • Empty onto a floured board or bench
  • Make into a ball no kneading is necessary at this point.
  • Place into oiled bowl rough side first then smooth side up
  • Cover with glad wrap and place Tea towel on top.
  • Rest in a warm place for approx 30 minutes. (on a stool near the oven works well)
  • When double in size, punch down in middle and empty onto a floured board.
  • Divide into two even pieces.
  • Gently knead out any air pockets, and roll into 2 even balls.
  • Place into to oiled bread tin
  • Place in a warm place & allow to rise for a second time for approx 30 minutes.
  • Spray with water and sprinkle with preferred seeds.
  • Lightly spray seeds again.
  • Cook for approx 25-35 minutes, depending on oven.
  • When golden brown remove from tin onto a cooling rack.
  • If bread sticks to tin wait 5 minutes for the tin to sweat.
  • Bread should release easily, if it doesn’t wait a little longer

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1 Size 15-16 Chicken (no giblets)
1 Onion (quartered)
2 Lemons (quartered)
1 clove Garlic – Peeled
50 ml Light Soy Sauce
1 knob Fresh Ginger – (peeled)
String To truss chicken with
1 ltr Water
Aluminium Foil to wrap chicken
1 Heavy Baking tray for chicken






Add 1ltr water & 50ml of soy sauce to TM bowl. Insert strainer basket. Add onion, garlic, ginger & ½ of the lemons.
Insert leftover lemons into cavity of chicken & truss up with string. Place into bottom of Varoma place lid on top. Make sure lid is sitting correctly.
45 mins
Allow chicken to rest in Varoma
15 mins
Remove chicken wrap in foil & place in fridge, until required.
Set oven to 200c insert empty baking tray, until temperature has been reached.
Add chicken to hot pan (Breast side up) bake until brown & golden all over. Baste at least twice with pan juices.
30 mins
If desired: Add some water & a splash of soy sauce to leftover pan juices, heat on stove & pour over vegies or rice.