I already use atta for all my whole wheat, but it is not clear what the gluten content is of all the different alternatives. Learn how your comment data is processed. I bought the atta with the highest protein content I could find (when store bought) and mixed it with varying proportions of maida, but the results were always the same, and I resigned myself to adding Vital Wheat gluten. ( Log Out /  Actually I used “Swarna Chakki Fresh Atta Stone Ground”. I know commercial bread is “soft and fluffy 100% percent whole wheat bread”, but I personally have not been able to the same. Atta flour is made from hard wheat, which has a high gluten content. Atta has about 15% starch damage compared to 4-5% starch damage in bread flour. It is also used in many wheat breads to provide a 'nutty' flavour and texture. I was breaking my head on the failed bread products and this was very helpful! It works wonderfully well for making Indian flat breads and chakki is the most preferred milling process for indian breads. You rock Suguna. The atta flour has a slightly grittier feel when rubbed between thumb and forefinger. I want to uae #1 fine atta in my cookie and muffin baking. You only kneaded the bread for 4 minutes. Thank you! The culprit to bad loaves is the flour. On the odd occasion, we use a small amount of ‘normal’ flour (1-2 tablespoons) such as arrowroot or corn flour, just to thicken sauces, which can be difficult to do with low carb flours. 1% “triticum dicoccum” or the emmer wheat (also known as khapli,samba godumai,diabetic wheat) – India is the largest cultivator of emmer wheat in the world. I’ve tried baking with the sharbati flour (again not no-knead)before with acceptable results. I have a toddler son who will refuse to eat bread if its not fluffy. Thank you! Yes, the Indian atta flour is ground together with bran and gives nice soft chapatis. Substitute it with Golden Temple ® No. Both methods  of milling generate heat. But Chakki alters the starch (the force is intense) which is not good for western bread making but great for indian bread chapati/roti. Why? The main difference between Indian whole wheat Atta flour and the normal whole wheat flour from North America is in the milling process and the type of wheat used. you’re a lifesaver. $10.99 $ 10. Lot of indian wheat is Duram wheat makes bad bread. I have never said in the article that roti is unhealthy. I normally mix the Atta flour with Canadian All-purpose in a ratio of 1:1 to make my chapatis. Thanks Suguna for focusing on such topic. I’ve been wondering about this for so long, with my bread in India never coming out like my bread in the US. They have a lovely depth of flavor and a great crumb. Any ideas on how I can reverse what this article says and make soft healthy (I don’t want to compromise and use all purpose flour) rotis from US made whole wheat floor? Until now. Connect With Me : I can grind 1 kg of wheat berries in about 4-5 minutes. An increasingly trendy marketing gimmick, Atta Bread's ingredients are exactly the same as the brown bread ie they have the exact same ingredient label. I am trying to figure out how to have my US generated whole wheat flour mimic the Indian Atta. Semolina durum wheat flour: 12/13% protein, great for pasta with a bit more texture. The bread dough does not have the gluten strength that all-purpose flour has and the dough can be broken into pieces with ease. Individual products are grouped and named according to intended utilisation, ingredient type and the process by which it is produced. But if you do not have a choice, then adding a little vital gluten might help. It will not separate into bran and flour because everything is ground together into a fine flour. Have you tried using Western whole wheat flour to make chapattis? Indian Gov portal says, Indian wheat is largely medium hard, medium protein wheat which is similar to the USA Hard white wheat. Have anyone tried using Samrat Atta to make chapattis? Some people do like it though. Hope you have good success in grinding your own flour. All I can say is that if you really want to understand how to make bread, it is very possible to spend years in doing research. I have had great success using Atta both regular and Sharbati in the ‘no knead’ recipes. Excellent Madam!. To make chapati which wheat i need to buy. So basically “Atta” is whole wheat by default? Some flours, like all-purpose, cake, and pastry flours can be used for the same products; the choice is based mostly on individual taste. So I use a lot of atta flour to make chapattis and also for baking. I really love using it for chapati. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page. So how do we get a decent whole wheat bread loaf out of atta? Regards It means that you need to alter the liquid ingredients of the recipe as almost all the recipes for whole wheat bread uses traditional wheat flour. Liz. The atta flour has 10% protein content and Canadian All Purpose flour has 13.3% protein content and is a blend of soft and hard wheat. Very interesting and well researched and thanks for the same. You can write to me via the contact page here Varsha. Bread Flour. As a vegetarian who eats chappati’s made from indian atta, I’m interested to know the fundamental difference nutrientally from indian atta v normal western wheat? Atta, egg, milk, salt, and yogurt. Welcome to my space. I was under the impression that India aata is a soft winter wheat much like the white whole wheat that you get the States. Thank you for all the useful information on whole wheat. Thinking of the reason.. Explained everything clearly. I tried with soft white wheat but i am not able to get good chapati. atta garlic bread / wheat flour garlic bread. See photo below. High gluten white flour – less kneading and let it double before forming into a loaf I’ll keep in touch. Is Aashirwad atta good for making bread? Thanks Indian atta has been used to make healthy rotis in India for thousands upon thousands of years, unless you’re saying that ancient atta making techniques were different than now. Atta is different when compared to all-purpose whole wheat flour and has high gluten content, making it very good for a sourdough starter. Thank you. I want to make white bread. If you sift the whole wheat flour made using the Chakki method of grinding. Note that all wheat coming from MP is NOT Sharbati. That's not to say you can't get a satisfactory result using a dissimilar flour. 4. you can reply back to me on my email. Now uncover and continue baking for 20/25 mins till deep golden crust is formed. The leavening agent sour dough starter takes a few days to ferment.For diabetic patients sour dough bread is best. If only we can get a perfect recipe to fix this since it is the only thing available in the stores. Need your valuable advice for selecting kind of atta, please suggest. Indian wheat is high in protein and belongs to the aestivum variety used by everyone in the world for making great bread. It is wrong to say that Roller Mills generate more heat than chakkies. 2. Can we assume it has 5% less protein and starch? Roller mills generate more heat than chakki and thereby some nutrition and vitamins are lost. Stone grinding breaks the starch sufficiently to release extra sweetness while burning it slightly to give added flavor to … It works wonderfully well for making Indian flat breads and chakki is the most preferred milling process for indian breads. It was a disaster, any idea why is that. Was this due to the protein and starch damage referred to in your article? I’m not very expert at bread making, but one thing which seems to work well for me is adding mashed overripe bananas to the dough. Here are your mistakes: Thanks. This makes the flour and breads taste somewhat sweeter. Do you happen to know what “fine atta” is, and how is it different from maida? It was recommended to explore spelt wheat as a more healthier alternative to indian atta, does one have more protein content than the other? I'm Suguna Vinodh aka Kannamma. So lets first try to understand how Indian milling is done. The so-called ‘whole wheat bread’ slices in the west are full of starch and cause unhealthy fat gain. Have you any suggestions on altering the amount of flour from all purpose to atta or the increase or decrease of other ingredients or some additions (I am thinking adding more egg or adding apple sause) to get a better result. I’ll definitely come back for more! I don’t mean banana bread or a fruit loaf, but ordinary salty bread. Sorry, I have no experience in bulk cooking and handling of chapatis. Thanks for your explanation about the sharbati atta. According to some of the samples distributed by me, the people are saying that the chapatti is better than sharbati. Chakki refers to the way its been ground. Would love to try it. A sharp knife is a girls best friend. So a bit surprised to see your recipe at about 60%. In my opinion, the best part of this dough is the ability to roll thinly without springing back and it also makes softer chapatis compared to those made from Canadian All-purpose flour. I use below In Canada whole wheat flour is made using hard red spring wheat. Wow thanks for the information. Good day. can any body let me know that how we can make the multigrain atta? They result in much denser bread than the regular stuff. Great article amazing information.. thank you. You should be able to locate one in your neighborhood for sure. Nice stuff, simply nice! You can actually allow the dough to rest for a couple of hours without so much rising if you use a weaker (homemade) yeast. Yeast also might be an issue. Can you clarify about the protein and starch percentages? FacebookInstagramTwitter, Your email address will not be published. I found it very similar to the rye flour starter. I have been making ” Indian ” cuisine for over 50 years now and within that span making chapai’s The results were awful and completely inedible. You can swap it will all-purpose flour in recipes that require tenderness. Roti and Other Breads; Main Dishes; Snacks; Naan. But I think the chakki atta is not a common process of milling anymore. My sister Vineetha in the US told me about you. I request you kindly to help me. For instance using a preferment generally gave good structure to bread. 1. Sharbati Atta Chapatis are really nice. This means that your flour is probably better for bread than typical all-purpose whole wheat flour from the baking aisle. Sharbati belongs to the aestivum genre of wheat, the common bread wheat. I find that it works really well in cakes and cookies, though. I live in a very Indian area. Hi Suguna, Preferably mixed with AP-flour or type 00 for the best results for most types of pasta shapes. I quiet liked your wheat research with required packed with insights from your end. Hi Shankar, Cover and bake for 30 mins. Some people think maida to be different from atta as it looks and tastes different from usual wheat atta or flour. Thank you for this Suguna. I bought it, so I’ll see whether it is actually tastier or not. It uses traditional stone grinders for grinding grains. Pastry flour has a protein content of around 7-8%. N she tried making chapathi with it. ? Some people also use this flour to make breads with coarse texture. Its important that it works with the gluten chain when formed to tenderize it. Still I have a few.. Though as somebody else has commented, atta works well for sourdough bread, not sure why–maybe because of the longer proofing process most sourdough recipes have? If it is hard white wheat this might explain the color, as ground white wheat doesn't look … Corn, very much yes, soy also. I live in Malaysia, I’m from the U.S., and married to an Indian. I just had a customer call and ask me about it and how to use it in tortillas. Basically, a milling process of Wheat in India and Western countries is different. Btw, I also like Ilayaraja but MSV is my favorite(that’s probably due to my age). Playing next. Thank you for an eye opener of an article! It’s used to make flatbreads such as chapati, roti, naan, paratha and puri. ( Log Out /  chakki atta is usually whole wheat atta. I have seen durum and soft wheat in HK. I will see if I can find Sharbati Atta locally. The name of this loaf is horribly misleading, promising consumers of nutrient-rich atta/whole wheat bread, while in reality, this loaf is basically all white flour, made of 95% maida. Thank you. To produce whole wheat flour, the separated bran is added back to the flour after milling. It is grown for the simple reason that there is no water for irrigation available here, so mostly it is rain fed or maximum one irrigation through bore-wells. The main difference between bread flour and all-purpose flour is a matter of protein. If you are from India and you’re reading this post please give me your thoughts. Cos this way we select the wheat but the mill has similar machines for all grinding? The Sharbati is a rain-fed phenomenon where there’s no organized, large-scale irrigation. So again, many recipe developers know the key to their results being faithfully reproduced often is the use the same, or very similar flour. It has a nice fragrance and is quite soft. I need a favor from you. Mainly it will be use to make chapatis. Your email address will not be published. It is also widespread in Pakistan. Please suggest a good process to make atta. I even take this flour with me when I travel for holidays. Required fields are marked *. The problem with store bought flour (in addition to not having flavor) is that it rises too quickly so the dough does not have a chance to just rest. Links are allowed when clear credit is given to myfavourite pastime.com with appropriate and specific direction to the original content. The moisture absorption is more in chakki flour than in normal whole wheat flour. Very well researched .Thanks for sharing. Please share some more. I used to bake good soft and fluffy 100% percent whole wheat breads when I was abroad and suddenly after moving back to India, the same recipe would give me horrified loaves. Easy Vegetarian and Non Vegetarian dishes with step by step pictures. Sunita Mehra. Will try Sharbati whole wheat flour and report back. Amazon's Choice for multigrain flour. Even though it is from five years ago, I did sometimes wonder initially why the Indian whole wheat doesn’t quite cut the mark when it comes to making bread. It wouldn’t be used for making traditional breads or even cakes. Now I need to find where to get the wheat gluten. Hi Liz, I am from India. They all come out, as you say, rather dense and crumby. Indianbitesbymallika. Bread flour's protein, or gluten, content is 12-12.5%, while that of whole wheat flour is 14-14.5%, equal to that of high gluten flour which is used to make bagels. Also known as plain flour, all-purpose flour is a low protein flour, whereas bread flour contains high amounts of gluten. Thanks for writing in. This is the best explanation I have found on this – I realized quite a while ago that atta was not a good choice for bread BUT an excellent choice for loaf breads. I am not happy with it My atta … Normally I charge $$$ for such advice, but I like you so I give some for free. 99 ($0.31/Ounce) Get it as soon as Thu, Dec 3. We have a big “Patels” super market with an entire asle devoted to flours. I think I remember encountering this once before in China, with a local flour I had tried. Any information on a brand that has worked for you would be very useful. 95% “triticum aestivum” or the common bread wheat Thanks for this excellent post. I currently live in Singapore, where I purchase ‘HouseBrand’ 100% wholewheat Atta. Whole wheat bread and roti are all made using the same wheat kernel. In comparison to white flour? Collection of Tamil Nadu Recipes , Tamil Cuisine, Kongunad Recipes. I recommend it for sourdough bread, you should try. Transfer carefully to the preheated pot. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! I have had similar failed results and was wondering why it turned out the way it does. I make Banana bread, Pumpkin loafs and even Apple crumble loafs with atta. There is nothing healthy about bread. I just baked sourdough bread using chakki atta and it turn out fluffy and delicious! Roti is literally whole wheat flour and water – nothing unhealthy. It’s probably not real Indian Atta, but regular flour made to look like real Atta. Then with liberally floured hands and surface mix Now that I have read your article it explains what I experienced. While the naked eye isn't always a reliable measuring tool, the particle size of the atta seems to be just slightly larger than the particle size of the AP flour. I don’t know the type of wheat used in making the Indian Atta flour and how it compares to the Canadian wheat. ( Log Out /  Hi Suguna , thank you , Thats a very useful piece of information!! Bread flour has more protein than AP flour, somewhere between 11 and 14 percent, because it is made from a harder wheat berry. Mandazi Flour, Brown Bread Flour, White Bread Flour. Experts are of the opinion that the two kinds of wheat are the same nutritionally. If you have a blog, please add me! Read more..... (c) Copyright 2020 Kannamma Cooks | Privacy Policy | Hosting and Customization by Best Hosting And Design. This way, the dough still has energy for a good rise without adding more vital wheat gluten. But I have never used a domestic mill. Other options New from $3.85. Plz reply, Dear madam then which brand flour i shold use for making sourdough breads ? I used my own sourdough starter and the same recipe I use with whole wheat flour. India produces mostly 3 kinds of wheat. We produce a very wide range of flours and flour-based products. its very informative blog…Thanks Suguna for sharing such a wonderful blog..i tried your recipe with the Best Chakki Atta and it came out well.. That is the reason why indian atta is lighter in color and milder in flavor. What a useful article! Hi Suguna, thanks for the interesting and informative post. Again the flour might not be chakki ground. How do I get the wheat you mentioned… cover and put aside at room temperature for around 11-18 hours. 3. I understand that there are many models in the market based on the grinding technology. https://www.vegrecipesofindia.com/100-whole-wheat-bread-atta-bread You got some great knives there. Till now, I am satisfied with the quality of flour. The dough seems to have a very flat sticky and limp feel to it. But it just may not be the same. Hi. traditionally it has been prepared with all-purpose flour with an activating agent like yeast baked in a conventional oven. Gallery. Madam myself VINIT Shashikant Sadavarte I am from nashik I have problem by eating chapatis from last two years I am not eating chapatis by eating chapatis I would get digestion problem it is very hard to digest my contact number 7755914289 can you tell me how the chapatis is made so it does not affect my digestive system it feels like elastic in colonel plz help me. My Favorite things include my Wusthof knife, Coffee, Ilayaraja, Tamil and beaches. Anyhow, it makes great bread and great naan, and it’s as close as I can get here in America. But lately I discovered that the organic whole wheat flour of 24 Mantra gives excellent results even without adding vital wheat gluten or part maida. Some bread flours are even lower, some higher, some similar. I think the yeast in bread makes it unhealthy.That is why people are trying to get old fashioned sour dough bread baked from scratch. Wheat flour is a powder made from the grinding of wheat used for human consumption. Talk:Atta flour. Which one do you suggest I try so I don’t fail miserably. Cool 1/2 hour on a rack and enjoy. And when you say “it works with the gluten chain” I think you mean just starch. I am in the quest to reduce plastic waste so I have decided to only buy from my organic bulk store here in San Diego CA. Thank you so much for letting me know. So with the “damage”, does atta have less calories? So I add a little bit of vital wheat gluten to make it “wonder bread” fluffy. Very well researched article. And this article help me a lot to gather knowledge. © My Favourite Pastime 2018, unauthorized use and / or duplication of this material without written permission from the author / owner of this blog is strictly prohibited. Thanks for the detailed information. OK, just read your recipe. FREE Shipping on orders over $25 shipped by Amazon. Thengai Chutney, Green Coconut Chutney, Easy Coconut Chutney recipe, 100% Whole Wheat Atta Sandwich Bread Recipe, Dumpling / Kozhukattai / idiyappam Recipes. Wheat varieties are called "soft" or "weak" if gluten content is low, and are called "hard" or "strong" if they have high gluten content. If you want to use this type of flour to bake bread, you can make a substitute in ratio 1:1. its almost onerous to argue with you (not that I really would wantHaHa). Have you ever used wheat bran ? Yes the roller mills I meant was the rice mills! Is that right? Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. Combine with either semolina durum or type 00 for a more traditional pasta. Do you know whether I can use Samba wheat to make chapathis? This article gives a lot of clarity. All my doubts about wheat milling cleared, Loved your very informative article on wheat. The high potash content in the soil, low humidity and rain irrigation results in wheat that is naturally 1-2 per cent higher in protein content than the normal 10-12 percent elsewhere. Only yourself and the devil knows why you are struggling to make yeast blown, uncooked item called bread and spoiling your intestines causing a plethora of diseases ( many still undiagnosed).Thousands of years ago our ancestors perfected the art of preparing rotis and chapathis. I suppose the bigger players must be importing their machinery and turning out flour that is closer in gluten levels to what bread needs. I am also curious as to why rotis turn out awfully dense and chewy using American whole wheat. Thank you so much for this.. What I couldn’t understand was how come Goans make such good bread! Thanks. Thank you for a very informative post — there are so many blog authors all over the web who ask for adding “vital wheat gluten” to Indian atta but frankly no one explained the science atta garlic bread / wheat flour garlic bread. It however, rolls easily, without springing back (elastic dough springs back after rolling). Any recommendations? Sorry about that. (I’m still trying to figure out what kind of wheat this Indian flour uses-it just says heavy on the palm and golden amber in colour, and hard to the bite, whatever that means). View all posts by Liz. Report. Thanks. The other option would be to get the wheat kernels from the shop and then mill it in a nearby flour mill. In summary: My attempts to make an artisanal no knead bread with a crusty top using Indian Sehore whole wheat flour have been disastrous. My experience anything less than 75% hydration is too dry for whole wheat bread. Excellent and well researched article. Thanks. Ps: i bake my loaves with a high hydration ,very sticky dough of about 80-82pc. So what is whole hard white wheat? Neil, Hi Neil, The chakki ground flour doesn’t work well for bread. 1 cup all purpose I live in Bangalore too and would like to connect with you. I tried Ashirwad and Pillsbury, and both came out like bonda (texture). I was facing a similar issue and recently bought Granamill. 3 months ago | 2 views. Plz suggest d proper brand name it will be helpful for me thanks. I always wondered why the Atta looks different (colour) from the whole wheat flour. I want to start atta making business. 1/4 tsp yeast Does “grinding in roller mill” mean the regular rice mills in tamilnadu ? Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. Slash any shape(X, crosshatch or heart shape). You may hire a hotel/food consultant. Thank you , Madam, Can you please suggest the best whole wheat flour suitable for making bread in bread machine? Can u suggest me some other article or book about indian wheat flour. You understand a lot Wow what a wonderfully educational post, thank you for all your research and hardworking on this, I am new to chapati making and was using regular whole wheat flour from US stores and was wondering why it was not turning out right in flavor or texture. Works great for me. The famous and unique Indian Sharbati wheat. Hi Suguna, 1 Fine Durum Atta Flour and you’ll wonder why you didn’t think of this before. Very useful & informative. But I should say that I’ve not tried baking a no-knead bread.although,apparently the flour is made from wheat berries of the durum variety. It is all about the unique milling process in India that is different from the rest of the world. If I want to make my own atta in USA what kind of wheat to buy? I love Jacques Pepin and Julia Child. Indian atta is a very very finely milled wheat flour. I am searching from last 2 years … i tried all most all indian flour So now I Know why!! Hope you like the recipes here. Very informative, thank you. At 12- to 13-percent protein content, bread flour is stronger than all-purpose flour, but it can generally be substituted for all-purpose, and vice versa. We have a sizable Indian culture where I live and there are a number of markets, restaurants, cafes, and cultural events. i really liked your post. I experimented with different types of wheat flour and adding gluten too. Happy Cooking. Hi mam, BTW:- Used to watch Jacues and Julia cook on PBS. Organic Multigrain Flour (Atta) - 2.2 Lbs, USDA Certified Organic - 24 Mantra Organics. Solving Crossword Puzzles can help us out to improve our vocabulary, release stress, and mostly important to maintain social bonds that’s why we recommend solving crossword puzzles to everybody. R O T I. Atta is ground slightly coarse when compared to the western wholemeal flour. If you have any other suggestions do let me know. I found that I can still use it for making bread by using 50-50 Atta and All-purpose flour. Thank you!! I write a blog called notestoself.in and would like to interview and feature you for a new section i’m starting. 1. I was just reading up about how to make 100% WW bread in Bangalore when I came across your article. I don’t know the type of wheat used in making the Indian Atta flour and how it compares to the Canadian wheat. Hello Library. 2. So what? What does desi style atta mean? If you want to know anything, kindly feel free to revert anytime. 1. Your article is an eye opener. After the dough rises (not double- this is foolish for weak (low gluten) flour then you knead by hand before forming into a loaf to further develop the gluten. Follow. After 10 minutes in the mixer you knead by hand so you develop the “feel” of what good dough is supposed to feel like. If you google it, actually no GMO wheat is sold commercially anywhere in the world. I really loved this blog…Thanks for sharing such an informative blog…it contains lot information..and now i got a better idea about how the milling process will carried out and i also likes the recipe that you shared…your presentation is nice.. Hey… been trying to figure this out for a long time too… And of course the flour in Punjab is different to east up… thanks for the insight. Stone grinding breaks the starch sufficiently to release extra sweetness while burning it slightly to give added flavor to Indian flat breads. Help make decent wheat loaves recipe that uses that kind of whole wheat bread of roller mill and is! 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