French Baking

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Pre-ferment - Classifications
... There are several kinds of pre-ferment commonly named and used in bread baking ... batch of baker's yeast Biga and poolish are terms used in Italian and French baking, respectively, for sponges made with domestic baker's yeast ... had rested for an additional 10 hours of age, the French named it Levain de Chef ...

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