Some jokes for today on a podcast.
In a bowl mix the dry ingredients:
3c whole wheat flour
Heat in a saucepan (very warm for your finger- not hot!):
2T cooking oil
Pour the liquids into the dry ingredients and mix well.
1c whole wheat flour
4c white flour
Mix and knead. Let rise in oiled bowl until doubled in size (1- 1 1/2 hour)
Punch down and form into 2 loaves. Let rise 1 hour.
Bake at 350 for 45 minutes.
For cinnamon rolls:
After punching down divide in half, roll out into a 12 x 18 rectangle.
Spread one stick of butter and sprinkle mix of cinnamon and sugar (1/2c white sugar, 1/2 c brown sugar, 1T cinnamon).
Roll up and cut into 12 pieces. Place in oiled pan and let rise.
Bake at 350 for 25 minutes.
I arrived in Peru on July 19 and will stay until August 19. I have learned that there are about 8 million people living here in Lima. Different websites say that between 20% and 50% of the 8 million live in poverty. Why so many poor people in a country so rich in culture and resources?