Overnight Focaccia with Herbs De Provence

Overnight Focaccia with Herbs de Provence

Overnight Focaccia with Herbs de Provence

Overnight Focaccia with Herbs de Provence
Author: Kelsey Miguel (@not_umamis_cooking)

Overnight Focaccia with Herbs De ProvenceServes: 5-6
Prep Time: 12-13 hrs (overnight prep)
Cook time: 25 minutes
Total time: 12-13 hours & 25 minutes


  • 2 ½ C warm water
  • ½ tsp yeast
  • 2 tsp honey
  • 1 ½ Tbsp sea salt (or 2 Tbsp Diamond Crystal Kosher Salt)
  • 5 ¼ C all purpose flour
  • ¼ C Extra Virgin olive oil + more for topping
  • 1 Tbsp Maldon Salt
  • 1 Tbsp Victoria’s Lavender Herbs de Provence
  • *Optional-Cherry tomatoes or sliced heirloom tomatoes

Kitchen Equipment:

  • 1 large bowl
  • Lid or beez wax wrap or saran wrap
  • 18×13 rimmed baking sheet


    1. Mix together in a medium bowl of warm water, yeast and honey. 
    2. In a large bowl mix together salt and flour. Add in yeast mixture and olive oil. Mix until combined. Scrape sides down, and cover with saran wrap or lid. Leave dough overnight or for at least 12 hours. 
    1.  Add a drizzle of olive oil to the baking sheet. Roll dough onto baking sheet, top with more olive oil and gently spread dough evenly on the baking sheet. Allow the dough to rest another 30 minutes.
    2. Meanwhile preheat oven to 450F. (If you have a pizza stone, throw it in the oven as well! This helps regulate the temperature. )
    3. After the first rest, gently stretch dough on the sheet tray. Allow dough to rst another 30 minutes. 
    4. After the second rest, press fingers down gently to dimple the dough. 
    5. Add A light layer of oil, Maldon salt, Herbs de Provence, and optional tomatoes. 
    6. Bake in oven for 20-25 minutes or until bottom is golden brown. Place back in oven on the top shelf and allow top to brown for 5 minutes.
    7. Remove from the oven and place on a cooling rack for 10-15 minutes. 
    8. ENJOY!!!


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Overnight Focaccia with Herbs de Provence


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