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Banneton and cloche size

MrToad's picture

Banneton and cloche size

Iam a "Novice" 


What is the relationship bett the size of the proofing baskset and the clay baker


for example - I have a 9 inch banneton and a 11inch clay baker - 


I am asking for general information -     thank you    Rdeal

Sugarowl's picture

Here's a rough guide:

Sorry I can't help more. I mainly bake in loaf tins or muffin tins. If you bought from a website, they usually say in the description what is recommended since the volume of the bannetons can vary between shapes.