What Is High Protein Flour?

Baking By BakingJeannie Updated 14 Jul 2008 , 6:10pm by BakingJeannie

BakingJeannie Posted 14 Jul 2008 , 5:58pm
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I was in GFS on Saturday and saw "High Protein Flour". Is that a type of cake flour?

Thanks a bunch,

Jeannie

3 replies
leah_s Posted 14 Jul 2008 , 6:03pm
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high protein flour is bread flour. Protein = gluten.

foxymomma521 Posted 14 Jul 2008 , 6:04pm
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No, it's bread flour. It contains more gluten so it makes things chewier. Bad for cakes but I use it for cookies icon_smile.gif

BakingJeannie Posted 14 Jul 2008 , 6:10pm
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Thanks. I should have know glutein = protein because I use the King Arthur's bread flour for my cookies instead of AP flour.

Thank you.

J

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