What is the work of dough divider?
Dough dividers are used in bakeries to divide high volumes of dough into quantities of equal size, using one or two pistons, or a knife.
What are five guidelines for dividing dough?
- Desired dough size.
- Correct dough shape.
- Set dough weight.
- Dough texture for entry into the rounding step.
How do you divide dough evenly?
A Good Way to Portion Dough for Rolls
- Turn out dough onto counter and press gently into rough square of even thickness.
- Using bench scraper, divide square into thirds with 2 horizontal cuts, stopping few inches from sides.
- Pull cut ends of dough away from each other.
- Keep pulling dough to form log of even width.
What is dough cutter?
Dough cutters typically have straight stainless steel flexible blades for simple, efficient cutting. Quickly cut dough for pastries, pasta, and more. Dough cutters are also used as handy bench or worktop scrapers to keep your dough-working surface debris free.
How does a dough rounder work?
The rounder closes these cut surfaces, giving each dough piece a smooth and dry exterior; forms a relatively thick and continuous skin around the dough piece, reorienting the gluten structure; and shapes the dough into a ball for easier handling in subsequent steps.
What is a dough sheeter?
A countertop or a table top dough sheeter is a piece of industrial equipment that bakers can use to make the dough in large quantities without taking a lot of time. It is perfect for restaurants and bakeries with tons of orders on favorite foods, including pastries, pasta, and pizza.
What is the purpose of Preshaping?
The goal for preshaping is to take each piece and form it into a loosely round shape with just enough tension on the outside. The round should hold its shape on the work surface but not be preshaped so tight that the “skin” on the outside begins to tear.