It is a type of sweet bread that I remember baking with my mother when I was a little child. We usually made it in time of Easter.
- 1. Place the first seven ingredients in bread machine in order suggested by your manufacturer. Select dough cycle.
- 2. Turn finished dough out onto a lightly floured board and knead 5 to 10 times. Separate into 2 or 3 pieces. Roll with hands into strips. Braid or twist strips together. Place onto a parchment lined baking sheet. Set aside to rise in a warm place until doubled in size.
- 3. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Whisk together 1 egg white and the water. Brush onto the top of the loaf. Sprinkle with sugar
- 4. Bake in the preheated oven until deep golden brown, about 20 minutes.
- 5. Enjoy.