Recipe: Perfect 1-Hour Focaccia

1-Hour Focaccia.

1-Hour Focaccia You can have 1-Hour Focaccia using 9 ingredients and 8 steps. Here is how you cook that.

Ingredients of 1-Hour Focaccia

  1. It's 3/4 cup of Warm Water.
  2. You need 1 teaspoon of Dry Yeast.
  3. Prepare 1 tablespoon of Sugar.
  4. It's 2 tablespoons of Olive Oil.
  5. You need 2 cups of Bread Flour.
  6. It's 1 teaspoon of Baking Powder.
  7. Prepare 1/2 teaspoon of Salt.
  8. It's of Extra Olive Oil.
  9. Prepare of Salt & Herbs for topping.

1-Hour Focaccia instructions

  1. Place Warm Water, Dry Yeast and Sugar in a bowl, mix gently and set aside..
  2. Place Bread Flour, Baking Powder and Salt in a large heat-proof bowl, and mix to combine. Make a well in the centre and pour in the yeast mixture and Olive Oil. Mix well to form a soft dough. Knead for 2 to 3 minutes, adding extra flour if required, until smooth and elastic..
  3. Cover the dough with plastic wrap. Heat in the microwave on low power (150 to 200W) for 30 seconds, and set aside in a warm place for 20 minutes..
  4. After 20 minutes, punch down the dough slightly, then heat in the microwave on low power (150 to 200W) for 30 seconds again..
  5. Transfer the dough on a lightly oiled baking tray OR lined with baking paper. Using your fingers, flatten the dough to 30cm in length and about 1cm thick. *Note: Drizzle some Olive Oil over the dough will make it easier to flatten..
  6. Cover with plastic wrap again and let rise in a warm place for 20 minutes. Preheat oven to 220℃..
  7. Drizzle some Olive Oil, sprinkle 1 pinch Salt and some Herbs over, and bake for 8 to 10 minutes or until golden. *Tips: Spread some Garlic Butter instead of Olive Oil, Salt and Herbs to make Garlic Focaccia..
  8. *Note: If you can’t use the oven, you can cook it using a frying pan, grill pan, hotplate, etc. Cook 4 to 5 minutes over low heat on each side..