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Blood Type Diet Recipe


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A soft bread for sandwiches. My whole family like this bread.

Best Used By Blood Types:
  • Type A (2 beneficials)
  • Type A Non Secretor (1 beneficials)
  • Type AB (3 beneficials)
  • Type AB Non Secretor (4 beneficials)
  • Type B (3 beneficials)
  • Type B Non Secretor (4 beneficials)
  • Type O (1 beneficials)

  • Baked Good

  • 1 cup soy milk [or BTD compliant milk]
  • 2 Tablespoons unsalted butter or oil [or ghee]
  • 3 Tablespoons honey [or BTD compliant sweetener]
  • 4 teaspoons yeast
  • 15 ounces spelt flour (about 3/4 white spelt and 1/4 whole-grain spelt flour) plus more as needed
  • 2 teaspoons sea salt

How to make it:
  1. Put milk and butter (or oil) in a glass measuring cup and microwave until hot and butter starts to melt.
  2. Stir in the sweetener, pour into mixer bowl, and set aside to cool to room temperature.
  3. Add the yeast and let proof 5 to 10 minutes.
  4. Add flour to the liquid, first 2 cups and then 1/2 cup at a time.
  5. Mix with a dough hook for 10 minutes on medium-low speed. The dough should come together in a mass and clean the bowl. It should not stick to your finger when pressed. If needed, add more flour (either white or whole grain) 1/4 cup at a time.
  6. Cover the bowl with a plate or plastic wrap and let the dough rise 1-1/2 hours. The dough should double to almost triple in size.
  7. Scrape out the dough onto a floured surface.
  8. Knead well.
  9. Shape into an 8-inch square, roll up and put into a buttered loaf pan lined with a piece of parchment paper.
  10. Put the loaf pan inside a plastic bag, twisting up the end to seal, and let rise 30 to 40 minutes.
  11. Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
  12. Once the dough has almost doubled in size, bake for about 25 to 30 minutes.
  13. An instant-read thermometer should register about 200 degrees.
  14. Remove from pan, remove parchment, and let cool on a wire rack.

Blood Type Diet Analysis:

Core Ingredients Analysis:
The ingredients in this category are either BTD compliant for all types or the recipe author and/or editor did not suggest a possible substitution. If this category contains avoids for your blood type this recipe may not work for you, unless you feel like you can omit the item or make an appropriate substitution. If you develop a great BTD compliant variation of this recipe please consider adding it to the Recipe Database.

NameNotesA SecA NonABSecABNonB SecB NonO SecO Non
Spelt Flour/... 1 ,2 ,3 ,4 N N N N N N N A
Yeast (Baker... N N N N N N N N
Sea Salt 5 N N N N N N N N

Variations and Substitutions Analysis:
This category of ingredients contains possible substitutions that may allow different blood types to use the recipe or ingredients that can be left out of the recipe altogether.

Beverage Product(s)
NameNotesA SecA NonABSecABNonB SecB NonO SecO Non
Rice Milk 6 N N B B B B N N
Soy Milk 6 B N N A A N N A
Milk (Goat) N A B B B B A A

Oil Product(s)
NameNotesA SecA NonABSecABNonB SecB NonO SecO Non
Olive Oil 3 ,5 B B B B B B B B

Dairy Product(s)
NameNotesA SecA NonABSecABNonB SecB NonO SecO Non
Ghee (Clarif... 5 N N N B N B N N
Butter 5 A A A A N N N N

[1] This recipe uses ingredients that contain gluten.
[2] This recipe uses ingredients with a high glycemic index.
[3] This recipe uses ingredients rich in lignans.
[4] This recipe uses ingredients which are high in phytates.
[5] This recipe uses ingredients which may help limit bacterial overgrowth.
[6] This recipe uses ingredients which may be genetically modified .

  • This recipe is low in common allergens.
  • This recipe is gluten free.
  • This recipe uses ecologically friendly ingredients.

    Please Note:

    There are several cookbooks based on the Blood Type Diet that are available in print:

    Cook Right
    For Your Type

    Cookbook Type A

    Cookbook Type AB

    Cookbook Type B

    Cookbook Type O

    Revision History:
    • Revised Oct 09, 2007 at 02:16 PM By: Drea

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  •     Written in Perl by Peter D'Adamo. Copyright 2007-2015 All rights reserved.

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