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How to Knead Homemade Phyllo Dough

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How to Knead Homemade Phyllo Dough
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For newcomers to homemade phyllo dough, the density of the dough can be surprising. Kneading phyllo will soften it, but it isn't an extremely soft dough.

Depending on the type of dish you are preparing, select and make a recipe for phyllo dough:

Turn the dough out onto a lightly floured surface. Keep extra flour nearby to use on hands and the work surface.

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