PUFF PASTRY (French Method)

INGREDIENTS GROUP 1 1200g        Pastry Flour 20g            Salt/Sugar (Optional) 80g            Butter (Unsalted) 650g          Cold Water (variable)   GROUP 2 650g         Butter Sheet (Unsalted)   PROCEDURE Add Salt/Sugar to Flour. Place Flour and group 1 butter in mixing bowl and mix lightly to a slight crumb with…

SHORTCRUST PASTRY

INGREDIENTS. 400g                  Pastry Flour. 10g                    Salt. 220g                  Butter (Unsalted) 100g                  Water.   PROCEDURE. Sift flour and salt into a mixing bowl. Add butter cut in small chunks to flour mixture and mix on a low speed with a hook attachment till resembles a fine crumb. Add water to mix slowly till forms a light dough….

SWEET PASTRY

INGREDIENTS. 1000g             Pastry Flour 500g               Butter (Unsalted) 22g                  Baking Powder 250g                Castor Sugar 220g                Egg   PROCEDURE. Place Butter and Castor Sugar into a mixing bowl and cream together with paddle. Slowly add egg until fully incorporated. Scrape down sides of bowl, add sifted Flour and Baking powder. Mix slowly until a dough just forms,…