120mls extra virgin oil
3 garlic cloves
2 tbs fresh chopped thyme
2 tbs fresh chopped rosemary
1 tsp salt and black pepper
1 cups warm water
1 packet of dry yeast
1tsp maple syrup
2 cups flour
How to make the dough:
In a medium pan add in the thr olive oil, rosemary, thyme, crushed garlic and black pepper. Cook till aromatic, but before the garlic turns brown.
Now in a large mixing bowl add water, maple syrup and yeast, mix it well and let if sut for few minutes.
Now in the large mixing bowl add in 1 cup of flour and 1/4 cup if the gatlic-olive mixture. Mix it together and leave for 5 minutes.
Now stir in the test of the flour and salt, once the dough comes together, place thr dough to a board abd knead till becomes smooth.
Please thr dougb in a oiled bowl and cover it with a damp cloth for 75 minutes, to allow the dough to rise.
How to bake the bread:
Preheat the over to 450 degrees fahrenheit.
Grease a 9 inch by 13 inch rimmed baking sheet with oil.
Transfer thr dough to thr baking sheet and placing it the pan. Now using your fingers dimple the dough, follow it by drizzling 3 tbs of the garlic – olive oil mixture. Leave the dough for 15 minutes, to allow it to rise
Place the dough in the preheated over ans bale for 20 minutes till golden brown.
Transfer thr focaccia bread in a wire rack to cool down.