Oberkülmer Spelt

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  • Available types: Whole Berry, Whole Grain
  • Grown by: Henry Martens in Tokio, TX
  • Flavor profile: sweet, buttery, nutty flavor
  • Good for: breads, pancakes, muffins, pasta, crackers

Spelt, also known as “Dinkel” or German wheat, developed through the spontaneous crossing of the wild grasses (Aegilops squarrosa) and Emmer between 6000 and 5000 BC.

Spelt contains more protein, fats and crude fiber than wheat and also has large amounts of Vitamin B17 (anti-carcinoma). It also contains special carbohydrates which play a decisive role in blood clotting and stimulate the body’s immune system so as to increase its resistance to infection.

With a sweet, buttery, nutty flavor, Spelt is a great inclusion to any bread recipe.

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    Spelt won the waffles

    I love making waffles with the spelt flour. When they are cooking up, the amazing aroma fills my house, bringing everyone to the kitchen in the morning. Additionally, you can smell this sweet, nutty grain all the way outside too!
    I won't use anything else to make waffles.

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    also good with regular bread yeast

    many of the comments use sourdough but I made mine with regular baking yeast. Mix with the regular flour 1:1 but prepare starter dough (1 cup of Spelt Flour, 1 cup of warm water, 1/4 teaspoon of yeast, mix in a bowl and cover with plastic foil) 10-12hours before and use that starter dough in the breadmaking process. Works great!!! Super taste, nice texture, great to work with. Flours do not need much water, I used the regular amounts and was way too much. Easy on water. Dough loves it warm, I placed mine in the car for rising...
    No more store flour!!!

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    D.G.
    BEST SPELT EVER

    WOW!!!!!!!! Hey, Texans, this is the best spelt, been adding it to sourdough bread recipes as well as my starter and it is kick ass, never buying from any other mill if I can help it!

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    Oberkülmer Spelt

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    Love the flours

    They add so much flavor to my sourdough baking

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    The last two orders were incorrect. First order we ordered 3, 5lb All Purpose flower we got 2 1/2lb instead. We were charged the higher price. Second ordered we ordered 6, 5lb All Purpose flower and we got 6, 2 1/2lb instead.We were charged the higher price again. We would love a response to this problem. [****] Doyce

    These make the best hummus.

    Canned chickpeas just don’t measure up. These, plus Soom Tahini, plus a proprietary blend of citrus juice 🍋, olive oil, diced chilis 🌶 and spices, make the best hummus ever. And don’t even get me started on couscous salad. Happy and satisfied customer. Will absolutely order again.

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    Farine

    I’m enjoying using your flours again especially to make breads of Italian and French parameters and types of European flours, learning curves!

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    Outstanding! Nutty flavor!

    Wow! I have every wheat grain Barton offers and several not offered but this is my favorite! This has a beautiful nutty taste unique to it. I wish berries were available!!! Outstanding and well worth your trying it.