How Wheat Flour Breaks Down

Factory processed flours are not what nature intended for us to eat – only freshly milled flour can meet our biological needs. Wheat grains (and other grains like them) store well because of the protective outer jacket that seals in freshness, and seals out the bacteria and oxygen. We know this outer layer as BRAN. … Read more

Skippy Anzac Biscuit Recipe

Baking at home is one of those special activities. What to bake, how to combine the ingredients, the delicious smells from the oven and who will be the lucky ones to eat the results – these are all part of why we love it. Of course there are many decisions to make on how we … Read more

Bread Boss – the Sourdough App

Recently, Boris Gaspar of Bread Boss used a Skippy Grain Mill to grind fresh flour for their artisan sourdough. He wanted to try making their bread with freshly milled whole grain flour. Boris’ refined techniques of kneading and proofing sourdough worked very well, the resulting bread being,“unparalleled in flavour”. Milling and baking with super fresh … Read more

No Sugar Fresh Flour Bread

Over 15 years ago I was diagnosed with hypoglycaemia or low blood sugar and advised to take sugar out of my diet. Anyone who has had to do this knows that it is not an easy task. Try and go down the supermarket aisles and find packaged or tinned food without sugar! One ends up … Read more

Artisan Baking – From Grain to Bread

Michael Klausen, co-founder and driving force behind Brasserie Bread, is seriously committed to single origin bread making. He knows the importance of using freshly milled flour for home bakers;“The first test I did with the Skippy Mill was an eye opener beyond belief. Making the dough with the freshly milled flour is such a great … Read more