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Are there high altitude baking adjustments for recipes?
While there are no hard and fast rules for adjusting a recipe, there are some general high altitude baking adjustments if you live in higher climates. Because different recipes will be affected in different ways, it is a good idea to try a recipe as written first to see how it is affected by your specific baking environment.
How do you adjust the evaporation rate at high altitudes?
Adding liquid helps maintain structure since quick evaporation occurs at high altitudes. Start with the adjustments below, making one change at a time. Adjustment 3,000 feet 5,000 feet 7,000 feet Baking powder- For each teaspoon, decrease by 1/8 teaspoon 1/8-1/4 teaspoon 1/4 teaspoon
How do you cook brotchen at high altitudes?
Community Answer. It is the same as any other bread at high altitude, so you adjust the recipe slightly. If you made brotchen before, or on a regular basis, you know what the dough texture should be after rising. When baking, adjust the temperature, check on it while baking and make sure it is completely baked.
How do you make high altitude bread dough more moist?
You’ll know there is enough moisture your high altitude bread dough when the mass pulls away from the sides of the bowl. Gradually add flour 1 tbsp. at a time if the batter is too wet or sticky. Your bread dough should be soft and easily handled after re-kneading. Increase the amount of liquid in the recipe if using wheat or rye flour.