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Large Cavity in Panettone

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paul_mk79

Large Cavity in Panettone

Hi All,

 

First ever attempt at a Panettone, and it all looked OK from the outside. However when cutting into the loaf, there was a large cavity there.

 

Largely followed the recipe below (I didn't soak the raisins), but other than that stuck to it.

 

https://www.bbcgoodfood.com/recipes/panettone

 

Only strange thing was the first prove took a very long time (even ended up turning on the warming oven), 2nd prove was within the hour. Fresh eggs and fairly old dried active yeast as we've had a new oven fitted.

 

It tastes nice, so will think of something to fill the cavity so all isn't lost!

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Mini Oven

Crumb shot, one that includes all the edges?  

How was it cooled?