Tiger Bread / Dutch Crunch Rolls #BBB

You could have seen Tiger Bread, aka Dutch Crunch Bread, aka Giraffe Bread, aka Marco Polo Bread… There are various variations of this bread on the market and the recipe Karen selected for us is tailored from Netherlands-based Ralph Nieboer. Nieboer is a grasp bread baker who teaches bread baking lessons throughout Europe.  Do try the beautiful photographs of his bread and baked items on Instagram!

This model differs from the standard plain rice flour topping in that it provides bread crumbs to the combination.  It offers just a little extra physique and crunch I believe ultimately.  The topping can be utilized on different bread as properly and these can be made as hoagies or a full loaf.  The bread has a pleasant, pillowy crumb.  After seeing Karen’s scrumptious trying breakfast sandwich, I completely needed to make one for myself.

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I made a half batch and divided into 6 rolls relatively than 5, the portion was nonetheless fairly ample, I may even go smaller subsequent time.

Tiger Rolls
makes 10-12 rolls

For the preferment:
75g bread flour
75g milk heated to 113ºF (45ºC)
.3g prompt yeast

For the Closing Dough:
500g bread flour
350g milk, about 75ºF
The entire preferment
1.5g of prompt yeast
37.5g softened butter, reduce into small items
8g salt

For the Tiger Porridge:
20g rice flour (not glutinous rice flour)
20g floor bread crumbs or panko bread crumbs (I used panko)
137g boiling water
1.5g salt
2.5g granulated sugar
2.5g vegetable oil
1.75g prompt yeast

To Make the Preferment:

Stir collectively all the elements in a small bowl. Cowl and let ferment for 12 to 16 hours.
Preferment could also be changed with 150g ripe sourdough starter.

To Make the Closing Dough:

Mix the flour and milk to hydrate within the bowl of a stand mixer.  Cowl and let sit for 1½ hours.

Add the remaining elements and blend on low for 8 minutes, after which medium excessive for 3 minutes. The dough must be cheesy however not sticky.  (I used to be in a position to carry it collectively by hand in a dough bucket doing modified slap folds for 10ish minutes.)

Kind the dough right into a ball and place it right into a bowl or dough rising bucket. Cowl and let rise till doubled, about 60 to 90 minutes.

To Make the Porridge:

Whereas the dough is rising, in a small bowl, combine collectively the rice flour and bread crumbs. Add the boiling water, stir, and let the combination relaxation till the temperature drops to about 77ºF. Stir in the remainder of the elements, cowl, and let relaxation for an hour.  It’ll get bubbly.

To Form the Rolls:

Start heating your oven to 425ºF. with a rack within the center.

Deflate the dough and reduce it into 10 equal dimension items, about 100 grams every.  (My divisions for six/12 nonetheless yielded 92 gram rolls). Form each bit right into a roll and place them, seam facet down, onto a parchment lined baking sheet. Cowl with oiled plastic wrap and let rise for quarter-hour.

Divide and spoon the porridge among the many the rolls after which unfold gently over the rolls with the again of a spoon or a flat spatula or bread knife. It comes out to a couple of tablespoon per roll.

Let rise for an extra 45 minutes, uncovered.

Bake the rolls for 20 to 25 minutes, till the topping has browned as pictured.  The inside temperature of the rolls was about 205ºF.


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