My Favorite things include my Wusthof knife, Coffee, Ilayaraja, Tamil and beaches. Most of the nutrition differences among wheat varieties are driven by environmental conditions, such as weather, soil composition, drought etc.. 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. Is that right? I'm Suguna Vinodh aka Kannamma. 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. But 70% is starch. Is the average gluten content of Indian bread flours published? Does “grinding in roller mill” mean the regular rice mills in tamilnadu ? Will try Sharbati whole wheat flour and report back. chakki atta is usually whole wheat atta. I do not know how chapati is healthy but whole wheat bread ( no additional chemicals added ) is not. 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. April 21, 2020 at 12:12 am. 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 write a blog called notestoself.in and would like to interview and feature you for a new section i’m starting. I found your site accidentally and I am starting to like the uniqueness of it. Hi Suguna, I decided to go by chakki atta. The dough seems to have a very flat sticky and limp feel to it. The Difference Between Bread Flour and All-Purpose Flour . I am a novice farmer, looking into grinding my own flour and pressing my own oil — that’s how I stumbled on your blog. You understand a lot 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 was looking for solid info about atta because I love it but couldn’t find good explanations, and this is helpful. Amazing, well-researched article. Wheat flour or atta is used to make rotis, whereas maida is used to make naan and paranthas. ? And when you say “it works with the gluten chain” I think you mean just starch. You have to knead for minimum of 10 minutes in the mixer to properly develop the gluten. I would like to get one. Thank you! Thank you for an eye opener of an article! The protein from equal proportions of all-purpose flour and cake flour meet in the middle to create perfect pastry flour. Happy Cooking. Really inspired me to learn cooking. 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. Sharbati Atta Chapatis are really nice. Thanks for this excellent post. 3. I can easily find which flours are gluten free and which are not by looking online, but I would like to find out which are similar to “bread flour” (12% gluten), and which are closer to all purpose (10%). All my doubts about wheat milling cleared, Loved your very informative article on wheat.   That extra protein in bread flour results in a slightly higher rise, but you'll still get a good rise with all-purpose flour. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. I find that it works really well in cakes and cookies, though. It was a disaster, any idea why is that. Yeast also might be an issue. You use store bought yeast. Hi mam, FacebookInstagramTwitter, Your email address will not be published. Hope you like the recipes here. They have been associated with the reduction of bad cholesterol and high blood pressure and mitigate the risk of diabetes as well.While it is true that maida or refined flour -also part of the wheat family -has less fibre than its cousins, that doesn't mean it's fattening. Thank you Suguna! In summary: I was under the impression that India aata is a soft winter wheat much like the white whole wheat that you get the States. Thanks I will see if I can find Sharbati Atta locally. 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. However, this type of flour is best used for dishes like muffins, cookies, pie crusts, and is even strong to bake bread and light enough to make biscuits and scones. I am searching from last 2 years … i tried all most all indian flour All-purpose wheat flour: At 11/12% protein, all-purpose flour works OK for pasta, but will need a bit more kneading to achieve a stronger gluten network. Al says. I live in Bangalore too and would like to connect with you. Ian, can I ask where you are buying the Vital Wheat gluten in Goa? 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? But it has less damage to the starch and protein in the flour as it cuts the flour into small particles. Plz suggest d proper brand name it will be helpful for me thanks. Thank you for sharing such a great article on Atta – it is very well explained. Would love to try it. I use the chakki ground atta, which ‘from your article’ explains why my ww bread turns out dense. It uses traditional stone grinders for grinding grains. The famous and unique Indian Sharbati wheat. Atta, egg, milk, salt, and yogurt. This way, the dough still has energy for a good rise without adding more vital wheat gluten. I, like you, have found that it does not always work perfectly. If you have any other suggestions do let me know. Great article, thanks! I just had a customer call and ask me about it and how to use it in tortillas. Bread - Atta. Durum flour: Since it has the highest protein content of any flour, durum flour … So a bit surprised to see your recipe at about 60%. But you will have to add vital gluten to get airy bread. Thank You Honey! Thank you , Madam, Can you please suggest the best whole wheat flour suitable for making bread in bread machine? The wheat for atta is cultivated only in certain geographies giving a unique character to the wheat and the flour. So will you help me out if i send you the sample of the flour. I bought it, so I’ll see whether it is actually tastier or not. Hope you have good success in grinding your own flour. Thank you Shankar. Roti is literally whole wheat flour and water – nothing unhealthy. I like Japanese knifes, Masamoto, Aritsugu and Sakai Takayuki are my favs, Jamaican Blue Mountain Coffee and my new mentor is Marc Vetri. It’s used to make flatbreads such as chapati, roti, naan, paratha and puri. It works wonderfully well for making Indian flat breads and chakki is the most preferred milling process for indian breads. Collection of Tamil Nadu Recipes , Tamil Cuisine, Kongunad Recipes. Do you know whether I can use Samba wheat to make chapathis? Looks like you have gluten intolerance. I really love using it for chapati. I have seen durum and soft wheat in HK. I was wondering what so many different flours was and everyone here bakes with maida and nothing else. The leavening agent sour dough starter takes a few days to ferment.For diabetic patients sour dough bread is best. Regards Anyhow, it makes great bread and great naan, and it’s as close as I can get here in America. However, atta from large brands like Ashirwad and Pillsbury work beautifully. Most other all purpose flours, in the US are lower in protein. It came out great. Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. Durum Atta Flour Durum Wheat Flour & Wheat Bran Blend. This was eye opening. I have also failed twice in making whole wheat bread.. It was an epiphany when I held a good whole wheat sandwich loaf that was not dense. When you say “they make up for more than 50% of the dough volume” in the section about milling, do you mean both starch and protein or are you talking about just starch? You can actually allow the dough to rest for a couple of hours without so much rising if you use a weaker (homemade) yeast. I don’t know the type of wheat used in making the Indian Atta flour and how it compares to the Canadian wheat. I use nutrimill for grinding wheat, rye and spelt (others are possible) and I am very satisfied with it. 1 and 3/4 cup water The North American whole wheat flour is milled using steel rollers. 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. Was this due to the protein and starch damage referred to in your article? They result in much denser bread than the regular stuff. According to some of the samples distributed by me, the people are saying that the chapatti is better than sharbati. Very useful & informative. 1. Good day. Then with liberally floured hands and surface mix So far all the rotis I have made from the whole wheat purchased from the bulk store have turned out to be hard and unappetizing. I also found some good hacks that work better. The same when refined further or ground without the skin yields whiter flour called maida. The so-called ‘whole wheat bread’ slices in the west are full of starch and cause unhealthy fat gain. I’m learning about Indian cuisine, especially the breads. Indian wheat is high in protein and belongs to the aestivum variety used by everyone in the world for making great bread. 100g (3.5oz) Whole Wheat Atta Flour has 366 calories and the following: RDA for the following mineral and vitamins, myfavouritepastime.com Last updated: May 1 2020, I love everything food: eating, cooking, baking and travelling. Sharbati belongs to the aestivum genre of wheat, the common bread wheat. I request you kindly to help me. Reply. 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. If you sift whole wheat flour produced in Canada or USA, it will normally separate into flour and bran as shown in the picture below. If you have a blog, please add me! Thanks. Some people do like it though. It’s all about the taste! 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 Sure. However, it should not be confused with self-raising flour. Thank you Harini. We tried baking bread last week and faced the same problem. Welcome to my space. Its the same like any other wheat but has no major genes for bran color. So now I Know why!! Works great for me. Jus to understand whether it’s different from the packaged atta. I use Navadarshanam atta, which is stone ground and much coarser than the run-of-the-mill (pun intended) atta you get in the shops. I would explain the science behind the kneading process, but I don’t want to confuse you. A very well researched and beautifully written and article. But when it comes to bread making, there is a catch. Very informative, thank you. (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). Now that you have done so much study on this , I would like to use your knowledge to buy the appropriate mill. Is Aashirvaad atta stone milled (chakkis)? The results were awful and completely inedible. 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. Experts are of the opinion that the two kinds of wheat are the same nutritionally. And there are also hand grinders. Though India has very good Wheat and Sharbatti atta, we lost some nutrition and vitamins in the milling process. Required fields are marked *. Grinding your own wheat flour can help make decent wheat loaves. I want to uae #1 fine atta in my cookie and muffin baking. But not wheat. Iam willing to start wheat flour bussiness. And this article help me a lot to gather knowledge. I tried ashirvad atta… pilsbury and what not…HELP …. Slash any shape(X, crosshatch or heart shape). You rock Suguna. 2. Have a wonderful weekend! Thanks! Please share some more. This is such a thoughtful and well researched post and any home baker from India will thoroughly relate to it.I, like many other enthusiastic new breed of home bakers, was in search of that elusive variety of wheat (flour) and proportions and cheeky add ins that would give me a loaf as soft and fluffy as the not so healthy maida bread.i always used to buy sharbati atta of the aashirwad series but never satisfied with the results.i don’t add vital wheat gluten too, to the dough. Cover and bake for 30 mins. It is wrong to say that Roller Mills generate more heat than chakkies. Thank you so much for this.. Login; Sign Up Now uncover and continue baking for 20/25 mins till deep golden crust is formed. Thank u. 2. Please suggest a good process to make atta. 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. To produce whole wheat flour, the separated bran is added back to the flour after milling. 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. Keep rocking. I am a vegan Brit who has been teaching health overseas for 25 years. Swapping equal amounts results in baked goods that are too dense with an offputting flavor. I live in usa ,bought a stone flour mill. Ideal for daily use and easy to knead and roll, Durum Atta Flour Blend makes rotis that puff to perfection. When I knead it, it does not have the same elastic strength and bounce I feel when I knead the Canadian All Purpose flour. For all this reasons the atta flour is great for making unleavened flat breads. It has a nice fragrance and is quite soft. Thanks Sanjeev. For people eating a whole food plant based diet this information is crucially important as Canadian 100% whole wheat flour milled here can also “have the entire germ missing” – which is one of the most nutritious part of the grain! Thank you! 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. I would recommend using 24 Mantra’s organic whole wheat flour if you are okay with store bought ready-milled flour.It makes awesomely soft, very LIGHT( for a whole wheat loaf) , fluffy and airy bread loaves and slices with an appetisingly crackly sound. Have you tried using Western whole wheat flour to make chapattis? I have struggled to make decent bread in Goa for a couple of years now and it always came out crumbly like a cake. http://www.kannammacooks.com/contact/. Any information on a brand that has worked for you would be very useful. Works great for me. I found that I can still use it for making bread by using 50-50 Atta and All-purpose flour. The protein in wheat will be higher when there is drought and thats where our Indian sharbati atta rocks! Had bought a pack of whole wheat flour from the market in Hong Kong. I have had great success using Atta both regular and Sharbati in the ‘no knead’ recipes. It is all about the unique milling process in India that is different from the rest of the world. Because of its low gluten content, it is especially well suited for soft-textured cakes, quick breads, muffins, and cookies. I’ve tried baking with the sharbati flour (again not no-knead)before with acceptable results. When baked, the starch absorbs the water and gets fat or swollen. 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. It's all about the protein. Yes the roller mills I meant was the rice mills! I use below I love south Indian food and I am passionate about baking. https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/canada-food-guide/resources/healthy-eating-recommendations/eat-a-variety/whole-grain/get-facts.html Food Basics sells Chakki Atta flour from India. Yes I mostly buy the Chakki Atta from Walmart. That would explain my results as well. Chakki refers to the way its been ground. I’ll keep in touch. We give wheat to grind in the mill in india. I live near a food basics. Note that all wheat coming from MP is NOT Sharbati. choose whole wheat atta with kess starch damage dont go on brand. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Your explanation of the Indian milling process and the variety of wheat is incredibly informative. Many recipes specify KA all purpose flour, which is 11.7% protein. 1. Can we assume it has 5% less protein and starch? Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. I don’t know the type of wheat used in making the Indian Atta flour and how it compares to the Canadian wheat. Very well researched article. Sorry about that. So with the “damage”, does atta have less calories? So what? I didn’t know I could also find it in Food Basics. I experimented with different types of wheat flour and adding gluten too. you can add gram flour (besan), barley powder and maize flour.mix as per require taste. 4% “triticum durum” or the pasta wheat The durum atta is on the left, contrasted with an unbleached AP flour on the right. Thank you so much for letting me know. 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. May I know where can you I get the normal flour and also high protien floor. Roller Mills remain much cooler because tow rollers are always apart, Hi, thank you for sharing this with us with a detailed explanation. 1/4 tsp yeast Best Wheat Flour (Atta) Brands in India – Review & Price. I can grind 1 kg of wheat berries in about 4-5 minutes. Setup Menus in Admin Panel. But never satisfying. There is a history of leavened bread here and whether fluffy white or wholemeal, it has good crust and texture. The chakki atta is preferred more than the roller mill atta for the texture and taste of the Chapati/Roti (flat bread of India). 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. It however, rolls easily, without springing back (elastic dough springs back after rolling). Neil, Hi Neil, The chakki ground flour doesn’t work well for bread. The precise protein % can usually only be found if the manufacturers give this info. I’m Suguna, a former financial analyst, now a full-time food blogger. Sorry, I have no experience in bulk cooking and handling of chapatis. 2. Stay safe! Ps: i bake my loaves with a high hydration ,very sticky dough of about 80-82pc. Can u suggest me some other article or book about indian wheat flour. Hi, ( Log Out /  Stone grinding breaks the starch sufficiently to release extra sweetness while burning it slightly to give added flavor to Indian flat breads. Thanks. So I add a little bit of vital wheat gluten to make it “wonder bread” fluffy. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. i tried 24 mantra’s whole wheat flour without adding gluten and was not satisfied with the loaves. I wanted to know why. It also results in considerable damage to the protein in comparison to other milling techniques. But Chakki alters the starch (the force is intense) which is not good for western bread making but great for indian bread chapati/roti. Very informative piece, I never figured why my Rotis with US flour never came out well! do you add gluten to get your light and airy whole wheat bread? i really liked your post. Now I know! Thanks. References: I am passionate about South Indian food. Your post has answered many of my questions.. Nice stuff, simply nice! Btw, I also like Ilayaraja but MSV is my favorite(that’s probably due to my age). You undoubtedly put a brand new spin on a topic thats been written aout for years. We love our Trader Joes WW White bread but sadly “brown” bread in Bangalore is just the color, nothing whole wheat , Wow Sugs…so much details….very very informative. Wheat varieties are called "soft" or "weak" if gluten content is low, and are called "hard" or "strong" if they have high gluten content. 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? All Purpose Flour vs Plain Flour. My family will move to Dhaka in August and I am worried that I will not be able to get a flour that replicates my success with the ‘Housebound’ atta. 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. Maida flour is in between all-purpose flour and cake flour though it resembles cake flour a bit more. I use 3/4 cup Atta and 1/4 cup whole wheat flour to make Rotis. I think I remember encountering this once before in China, with a local flour I had tried. Normally I charge $$$ for such advice, but I like you so I give some for free. All-purpose flour has between eight and 11 percent protein, while bread flour contains between 12 to 14 percent. 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