Άλευρα χωρίς γλουτένη   Οι περισσότεροι άνθρωποι είμαστε εξοικειωμένοι και δεμένοι με το σιτάρι, το κριθάρι και τη σίκαλη, που κατακλύζει τη ζωή μας! Όταν χρειαστεί να ακολουθήσουμε διατροφή χωρίς γλουτένη ίσως να τρομάξουμε με την σκέψη ότι πρέπει να ξεχάσουμε ό,τι ξέραμε. Είναι όμως άξιο θαυμασμού το πόσα είδη αλεύρων […]

Περί αλεύρων και γλουτένης…

Yeast is a microorganism (or many) with rapid replication, which when added to the flour- and under ideal conditions,  do raise. Once it gets moisture additions and under the right temperature, the microorganism will be rapidly reproduced, creating large amounts of gaseous carbon dioxide, which in turn will raise the […]

Yeast and raising agents

Flour-All we need to know Cereals and grains offer flour in many varieties and types for different applications in cooking or baking. Durum flour: Due to the high content of gluten and protein, this type of flour lends a particularly elastic dough and is produced from hard wheat varieties. Hard […]

Seeds of life

Ingredients: 30 g yeast 1 tsp. sugar 3 1/3 cup (500 g) all purpose flour 1/4 cup (60 mL) extra virgin olive oil 1 tbs salt We prepare the dough as it is described here. For the yeast, we can buy it or we can make it as it is […]

How to Make a Basic Foccacia Dough

The pizza dough is easy to make and you can preserve it in the freezer. Ingredients: 400 g hard flour 2-3 tbsp olive oil 250 mL water 1 tsp salt Process: Sift the flour with the salt creating a little mountain*. Make a hole in the center and pour in […]

Homemade Pizza Dough