The Fresh Loaf

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hrdration

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vstyn

hrdration

What does high hydration percentage on my loaf mean.

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mrfrost

How much water in relation to the amount of flour in a recipe. The water:flour ratio.


In the "Handbook" link, at the top of the page. Section 2, Baker's Math:


http://www.thefreshloaf.com/handbook/baker039s-math


 

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vstyn

Where I get the formula for rustic bread

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mrfrost

Here are several "rustic" recipes at KA. Don't know if that's what you're looking for.


 http://search.kingarthurflour.com/search.jsp?N=0&rt=r&Ntt=rustic+bread


You can always type in rustic bread in the search box(top left) and probably find several threads with "rustic" loaf formulas.


Good luck.