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Best Bao Bun Recipe

Bao means buns so calling it bao buns doesnt make sense but it is such a cute name.

Best bao bun recipe. Depending on the type of flour which you have used you might need more or less liquid that than stated in the recipe. Brendan pangs bao bun recipe bao buns makes 16 buns sachet dried yeast 7g 1 cup milk warmed not more than 40 c cup sugar 3 cups steamed bun flour. The best bao buns recipe video. Using a dough hook on medium speed mixing the liquid into the dry ingredients.

I shared mantou my original steamed bun recipe a long ago. Cooking oil and lukewarm water. The yeast and oil dough has to prove twice in the course of 3 hours to make a fluffy dough for your buns. Divide the dough into 20 equal pieces.

For extra flavour dip the gua bao in a. Follow these simple instructions to make light fluffy steamed bao buns from bbc good food. In a small bowl whisk together the water yeast and sugar until the yeast dissolves. Cut 20 squares of baking paper each roughly 35 inches 9 cm wide.

This recipe teaches you how to make the bun dough from scratch and its a great opportunity to practice and master the art of making bao dough buns so you can fill them up with your own creations. The flour liquid water oil ratio is 21 by weight. It may vary a little depending on the type and the brand of your flour. I prefer to make my bao bun dough using my electric stand mixer but you can of course do everything by hand.

Shape each of these into little balls dusting with more flour as needed to stop them sticking to the work surface. Let the mixture sit until the yeast starts to get foamy and bloom 4 to 6 minutes. My recipe for bao bun dough requires five ingredients. Use a rolling pin to roll out each ball one by one into an oval shape about 3 4mm thick.

Stir in the oil and set. Rub the surface of the dough ovals with oil and brush a little oil over a chopstick.