Sourdough Home

When Jesus said, “Man does not live by bread alone,” that was important because so many people DID live by bread alone!

Extraction

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Extraction is a miller's term that refers to how much of the original grain winds up in the final flour.

If all the grain winds up in the flour, the flour is said to be 100% extraction.  Most American white flours are around 70 to 75% extraction flours.

 

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *