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Chocolate Babka |Yeast Bread|

Chocolate Babka

I am in a baking mode this past week and baking cookies, breads and cakes for my friends and my family for the holidays like crazy. Here is another bread recipe which is one of my favorites as it is filled with chocolate.

Chocolate Babka

Chocolate babka is a sweet bread filled with chocolate. This has a typical twisted shape and when sliced, it has a marbled effect of chocolate. This bread is associated with the Eastern European Jewish tradition though nowadays this bread is also popular in US. Babka is usually baked during the Christmas, New Year and Easter.

Chocolate Babka

Babka is basically like a brioche, a sweet filled bread. Usually the dough is kept in a warm place to rise, but here the dough is kept in the refrigerator for slow rise making it more flavorful and rich.… Read the rest

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