Receipt adapted from Mimi Bakery House
350g bread flour
1/2 tsp sea salt
2 tbsp milk powder
1 tbsp instant yeast
70g caster sugar
150g mashed potatoes (boiled & mashed)
80ml potato water (water use to boil the potatoes)
1. In the mixing bowl, put in the flour, salt, milk powder, yeast & sugar. Mix well.
2. Add in the mashed potatoes, potato water & egg. Knead to form a dough.
3. Add in the butter, and continue kneading for about 10-15 minutes till you get a smooth & pliable dough. Put the dough in a lightly greased bowl and allow it to proof for about 60 minutes.
4. Expel the air from the dough and divide the dough into equal portions, roll in balls. Spray some water and rest for 10 mins.
5. Shape the dough and put in desire filling and arrange the dough in the baking tin and allow them to proof for another 45 to 60 mins or till they doubled up.
6. Brush with egg wash and bake in a preheated oven of 180C for about 15 minutes, or until you get a golden brown color. Remove from the oven and allow the buns to cool on the wire rack.