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The Main Ingredient; Flour

Flour for bread can be made of many different cereals. In the UK the primary cereal used is wheat, and the flour is usually denoted as ‘strong’, meaning¬†that the flour contains a high proportion¬†of gluten, which is necessary to enable a good ‘rise’. This results in a lighter, airy loaf. Strong flour tends to be […]

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Ingredients for Bread

The list of ingredients for the basic loaf is short, just four items long; flour, water, yeast and salt. Commercially mass-produced loaves can have a much longer list of ingredients, and not all of these are things you would like to add to your food. Try performing a Google search for ‘commercial white bread ingredients’ […]

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