Is there a substitute for Wheat Gluten?
I am making 100% whole wheat bread, and am curious if there is a substitute for wheat gluten (the lightening agent for the texture of the bread).
- TulipLv 71 decade agoFavorite Answer
If you are going to make wheat bread using only wheat flour you are going to have such a hard heavy bread you won't even be able to eat it. You will also need to add white flour to make a nice bread. Gluten is in the flour and is activated when you knead it. Look on the internet for a recipe just for wheat bread, do not use a recipe for white bread and simply substitute wheat for white flour since as I said the bread will be so heavy you won't be able to eat it.