Dough Roller Dockers
What Is a Dough Docker Roller?
A dough roller docker is a food-preparation tool that is a type of bakery dough roller. It is like a small, spiked rolling pin or a small rotary tiller. A dough docker roller is used to pierce different types of dough in the preparation process, doughs like bread dough, cracker dough, pizza dough, or even pastry dough. A dough roller docker is used by to help prevent overrising or blistering of dough.
A dough roller docker is considered by many as a specialized tool is used more commonly in commercial kitchens than households. A dough docker roller can be constructed of a wide variety of materials, which include nylon, plastic, and steel.
How Is a Dough Roller Docker Used?
During the process of baking bread, pizza, or even cookies, air bubbles or pockets can form on the dough's surface. If this happens, especially when baking pizza, the pizza toppings can be slightly strewn about and could result in burning around the formed air bubbles or pockets. A dough roller docker is used to prevent this. A dough docker roller is rolled around the pizza dough prior to baking, and small dimples are formed in the dough. These small dimples will prevent destructive air pockets, air bubbles, and blisters from forming across the surface of the pizza.
What Is a Dough Scraper?
A dough scraper is a type of equipment utilized by bakers in order to manipulate dough as well as to clean the working surfaces or countertops wherein dough has been prepared. A dough scraper is typically a small sheet of stainless steel that is attached to a wooden or plastic handle for ease of use.
Bakers, pastry chefs, and other food-service and kitchen generally use a dough scraper to also pick up, turn, and portion dough. When the dough-preparation process is done, the dough scraper is then utilized to scrape up the pieces of dough that have dried onto the preparation surface during the kneading process. A dough scraper, however, can also be used in a more generalized role in the kitchen, like transferring chopped ingredients from the cutting board to the pot or pan.
The dough scraper is also called a dough cutter, pastry cutter, dough knife, bench knife, and board scraper.
Dough Tools Available Here at Rapids Wholesale
Here at Rapids Wholesale, you can choose from a variety of dough tools and dough accessories from two reputable brands in the food-service industry, American Metalcraft and Browne. You can also purchase a quality dough scraper, which is our very-own-manufactured product.