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Pumpkin focaccia

Pumpkin focaccia

Pumpkin Focaccia Recipe by of 17-10-2019

There pumpkin focaccia it is a soft and fragrant leavened product, perfect both to accompany a platter of cold cuts and cheeses and to eat like that. Between cooking the pumpkin and leavening times are a bit long, but I assure you that when the scent begins to spread during cooking, you will know that it was worth it;) You can leave it simple, or flavor it on the surface with aromatic herbs, such as rosemary or sage: the result will always be mouth-watering!

Method

How to make pumpkin focaccia

First clean the pumpkin, cut it into thin slices and bake in a preheated convection oven at 180 ° C for about 1 hour or until soft.

Meanwhile, put the ingredients for the leavening in a bowl, mix until a uniform batter is created, and let it rise for about 1 hour or until doubled.

Once cooked, mash the pumpkin with the tines of a fork until you get a puree and let it cool.

Take back the leavening and add the pumpkin now at room temperature together with the two flours, water and salt.
Work until you get a homogeneous mixture.

Roll out the dough into a lightly greased pan, then let it rise for about 2 hours or until doubled.
Brush the focaccia with oil (if you want, sprinkle with a little coarse salt and herbs to taste).

Bake the pumpkin focaccia for 20-25 minutes at 190 ° C in a preheated convection oven, then let it cool down before serving.

Video: How to make Sourdough Focaccia (September 2020).