Purple Straw Wheat Berries (certified organic)


A Barton Springs Mill Exclusive.
This Colonial Era wheat hasn’t been tasted in over 50 years and we’ve worked hard to revive it for you!

This Colonial Era honeyed wheat is most applicable in delicate situations where you want a soft and fluffy texture and don't need too much structure. Expect subtle notes of honey! Learn more about it in this video.
  • Class: Soft Red Winter Wheat
  • Grown in: Tokio, TX by Henry Martens
  • This is a Heritage grain.  Learn more.
  • Available types: Whole Wheat Flour  Learn more.
  • Protein:   13.2% (Protein percentage is not indicative of soft wheat's baking performance)  Learn more.
  • Flavor profile:  Honeyed
  • We love it in: Cakes, Cookies, Flatbreads, Muffins, Pastries, Pancakes, Pie Crust, Quick Breads, Tortillas

Click here to learn how to cook and sprout whole berries.

Our whole wheat and rye berries and corn kernels are natural agricultural products. We rigorously clean and inspect every product, but removing all foreign material is impossible. Please inspect your grain prior to cooking or milling. 

      Customer Reviews

      Based on 1 review

      I bought 2 bags of this amazing grain. Used it this morning in Sourdough Waffles. Wow! They are gorgeous and rich tasting and the fragrance is incredible. Thank you for offering the whole berries . Wish we could post pictures with our review.