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Cut rounds of parchment or
to fit bottom of pans.
If pages can be separated safely they can be interleaved using absorbent or separating materials, such as
Knead the dough together and then flatten it out onto the
All defining steel surfaces should be greased and padded with
or volatile rust inhibitor treated paper.
Place foil or
in the bottom of the tart pan and weight it with dried beans or pastry weights.
until cool and no longer sticky, then wrap in
, flatten, and cut into squares.
Please wrap in plastic,
, or stored in a see-through container.
Protect the work surface with a layer of
Cover the top page with a support board and place
along the inner margin edge of the text block.
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