Focaccia con olive

Flat bread with olives

Preparation info

  • Makes


    oven tray of about 30 x 40 cm
    • Difficulty


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By Tessa Kiros

Published 2003

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This is a lovely variation to serve with, or in place of, bread. You can also make this dough in a mixer using a dough hook.


  • 25 g (1 oz) fresh yeast
  • 310 ml (


In a bowl, combine the yeast, the water and the sugar to activate.

Put the flour and 1 teaspoon of salt into a large, wide bowl or onto a surface. Add the yeast to the flour and mix in with a fork to incorporate. Add the oil and begin kneading with your hands for about 10 minutes until you ha