Expert challah tips and tricks. Join Challah Bytes today!

Types of Whole Wheat Flour

A Word About Types of Whole Wheat Flour

There are several types on the market, both in Israel as well as abroad.

There is regular, stone ground whole wheat flour which is tasty and healthy, but a much heavier, bran-ny kind of consistency.

Then there is something called very finely ground whole wheat flour. It is so fine that it works and even closely resembles white flour. I have found that it can almost universally be substituted for white flour. It is not bleached, it is whole wheat, and it works amazingly well even without mixing it together with white flour.

The difference between this kind of whole wheat and the more stone ground version is that it is fine and also that is has some of the bran taken out of it so that it is not as heavy as the regular whole wheat flour.

When I say “finely ground” I mean this super ground flour, when I say “regular whole wheat”, I am referring to the heavier whole wheat

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

  • Free Challah Recipe

    hafrasha card cropped hebrew small Free download when you sign up for:
    • Tried and true tips
    • Challah questions answered
    • Inspiration about the mitzvah

    Join hundreds of women worldwide on a challah journey!

  • Recent Posts

    My Challahs Don't Rise After Shaping

    Here’s a common query I get from many…

    ara_0404
    ELC's Jerusalem Challah Bake Recap Video and Feedback

    Enjoy the Emek Learning Center‘s challah bake highlights…

    challahrecipiedo.jpg
    How to Make a Smooth & Perfect Challah Dough

    How to Make a Smooth & Perfect Challah…

  • Topics to Explore

  • Baking with Tamar

    A Taste of Challah

    A Taste of Challah makes the art of home challah and bread baking accessible to seasoned bakers and beginers alike.
    Price: $34.99
  • What People Say…

    Incredible… A Delightful Change

    Your Pomegranate Cake and Honey-Wine Salmon were both incredible! My family & guests are bored with the same old Yom Tov foods and these were a delightful change. My guests were thrilled to enjoy something different.