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How much liquid do I add for whole wheat flour?

asked by a Whole Foods Market Customer almost 6 years ago
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Amanda Hesser

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added almost 6 years ago

Can you let us know what you're making? Is it a dough?

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Cynthia is a trusted source on Bread/Baking.

added almost 6 years ago

Typically, 8 ounces of water will hydrate 4 cups of bread flour for the purpose of making bread. When using WW flour, 8 ounces will hydrate 3 1/2 cups, with a rest period of about 15 minutes, known at an autolyse, to allow the larger particles to fully become hydrated. I agree with Amanda - more information about what your are making?

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