66 Percent Sourdough Rye

Preparation info

  • Dough Yield: About


    loaves at 1.5 lb each
    • Difficulty


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By Jeffrey Hamelman

Published 2004

  • About

This Rye Bread, Made with 66 Percent Rye Flour, has full flavor and good keeping quality. The medium rye makes a loaf somewhat lighter than if whole rye were used. The degree of sour flavor can be adjusted by lowering the percentage of rye flour used in the sourdough phase. In that case, be sure the final dough-ingredient weights are properly adjusted as well. As the percentage of rye flour increases in a dough, rolls become more difficult to make, because the dense texture of the dough mak