The Secret of Vital Wheat Gluten

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WTF Vital Wheat Gluten: Protein Packed, Elasticity Backed

Vital Wheat Gluten is a high protein powder that is created by removing everything but the gluten from wheat flour. Since gluten gives doughs their structure, nothing but gluten creates a nutritious dough enhancer and the unique key ingredient in seitan, In this episode Scott and Janie take a closer look at vital wheat gluten, its traditional uses, and our take on orange chikn that’s drenched in flavor… on this week’s WTF.

 Product Links:
Druids Grove Vital Wheat Gluten
Druids Grove Nutritional Yeast Flakes
Druids Grove Organic Coconut Oil
iSi Non-Stick Silicone Spatula (wide)
iSi Non-Stick Silicone Bowl Set

Recipe Link:
Seitan Orange Chikn
Slam Dunk Donuts
Speedy Sicilian Pizza from Scratch

References and Other Links you Might Like!
WTF – Plant-Based Ground Meat
WTF – Nutritional Yeast Flakes
WTF – I’m Free Baking Powder
WTF – Diastatic Malt Powder

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  • Do you have any tips or any ingredient I can buy from you to make the typical VWG aftertaste disappear?

    • No, we don’t have anything like that since sensitivity to particular tastes vary greatly from person to person.

    • I add some garbanzo (chick pea) flour and make sure it is sufficiently seasoned

  • […] References and Other Links you Might Like! WTF – Instaferm WTF – I’m Free Perfect Baking Powder WTF – Pectinex WTF – Amylase WTF – Sterilock Lids WTF – Fruit Powder WTF – Culinary Acids WTF – Diastatic Malt Powder WTF – Vital Wheat Gluten […]

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