What is White Whole Wheat?

It may not be what you think...

White Whole Wheat is NOT a mix of white and whole wheat flour. It is 100% whole wheat flour made from hard white winter wheat. In America the whole wheat four we usually see is made from a red wheat that grows well in the American heartland, thus the dark brown color of "traditional" whole wheat. White whole wheat flour is natually much lighter in color, being off white or a light tan color.

White whole wheat provides many of the cooking benefits of white flour and many of the nutritional benefits of traditional whole wheat. The texture is a bit more course than white flour which give a slightly rustic character that is great for biscuts, pies and coblers

Here are some cooking tips for using white whole wheat flour