Chocolate Orange Panettone


Chocolate Orange Panettone


First dough:

3/4 cup plain flour

1/16 tsp instant yeast

1/3 cup water


2 1/4 cup plain flour

1/3 cup granulated sugar

1/4 cup unsalted butter

1/4 cup lukewarm water

2 large eggs

1 tbsp instant yeast

1 1/4 tsp salt

1 tsp vanilla extract

1 tbsp orange liqueur

1 cup candied orange peel

1 cup chocolate pieces


For the first dough:

Place the flour, yeast, and water in a large mixing bowl and stir together until combined.  Cover, and allow to rest for 8 to 12 hours, or overnight

For the panettone: 

To the bowl of starter, add the flour, sugar, butter, water, eggs, yeast, salt, vanilla, and orange liqueur and mix until combined, then knead for 10 minutes. Cover, and allow to rise in a warm place for 1 to 1 1/2 hours

Gently deflate the dough, knead in the candied orange peel and chocolate pieces, shape into a ball and place into a mould. Cover and allow to rise for around 1hr 30mins

Pre-heat the oven to 200°C and bake for 10 minutes. After 10 minutes, turn the oven down to 190°C and bake for another 10 minutes. After 10 minutes, bake for a further 20 minutes at 170°C

Products Used

KitchenCraft Set of 10 Stacking Measures 

Home Made Traditional Danish Dough Whisk

Home Made Traditional Stoneware 26.5cm Mixing Bowl