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What Flour Has Least Protein?

What flour has least protein? The answer depends on whether or not you’re talking about wheat flour, flour derived from other grains and flour that doesn’t come from grains at all. We’ll also share a few tips on bringing down the amount of protein in your baking mix regardless of your reason for doing so. …

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Does Bread Flour Expire?

Does bread flour expire? Yes, but the time it takes to do so depends on the type of flour, how it is stored and several other factors. How long do whole grains last? Grains of wheat stored in the right conditions (think granaries) can last for a year. However, most of us don’t have that …

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How Do You Store Yeast?

Baking veterans, as well as the baking novice, always seem to buy more yeast than is likely to be used at one time. Storing your unused yeast properly is crucial if you want to extend its life and be able to use it in your next baking adventure. On each package or jar of yeast …

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What Is The Lowest Calorie Flour?

What is the lowest calorie flour? It depends in part on what you call “flour”. There’s a different answer if you’re limiting yourself to classic grains versus grain-free “flour” substitutes. We’ll identify the lowest calorie wheat flours, grain flours, and non-grain flour alternatives. We’ll also share tips on how to reduce the calorie density of …

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Is White Flour Bad For You?

Cereal used to be considered the basis of civilization. This is why the gift of grain was considered necessary for civilization to exist. Modern society has tarred white flour as evil incarnate, a nearly toxic substance. It has led many to declare themselves gluten-intolerant, far more than would be explained by the known rate of …

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