How To Make Bannock Or Indian Bread, The Food Of Mountain Men
How To Make Bannock Or Indian Bread, The Food Of Mountain Men – To put it in a few words, bannock is a round, heavy and unleavened bread. Most mountain men call it a flat cake.
- 1 cup of flour
- 1 teaspoon baking powder
- ¼ teaspoon salt
- Bacon grease
- To make bannock, you can use a cast iron frying pan like the pioneers, or you can use the method of the Native Americans. The original way of cooking bannock is to wrap the thick dough around dry, peeled sticks and cook it over the fire.
- Start by mixing the flour with the baking powder and salt. Add some bacon grease and slowly add water to thicken. Mix the ingredients and keep adding water until you obtain a thick mixture, like putty.