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7-yolk pasta dough, is 00 flour ok?

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mrsgodfrey Oct 29, 2010 10:30 AM

I am planning to make ravioli and have been doing a ton of research on the chow boards. Thanks for all of the great tips. I am planning to make the French Laundry 7-yolk pasta dough (recipe here: http://www.epicurious.com/recipes/foo...).

Question is: It calls for all-purpose flour, but I really want to use 00 flour because I am looking for a silky texture. Is this a big mistake?

Thanks for any advice.

  1. bushwickgirl Oct 30, 2010 07:56 AM

    Sorry for the short answer but yes, 00 pasta flour.

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      Bigley9 Oct 29, 2010 10:33 AM

      I've used 00 flour with very eggy pasta doughs without a problem - although I have not made ravioli from it - just spaghetti/linguini.

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