Wheat Gluten

Wheat gluten can refer to:

  • The gluten found in wheat, a sticky substance composed of the proteins gliadin and glutenin
  • Wheat gluten (food), a food prepared from these proteins, such as seitan or wheatmeat

Other articles related to "wheat gluten, wheat, gluten":

Buddhist Cuisine - Ingredients
... extremely creative in imitating meat using prepared wheat gluten, also known as "seitan" or "wheat meat", soy (such as tofu or tempeh), agar, konyaku and other plant products ... Soy and wheat gluten are very versatile materials, because they can be manufactured into various shapes and textures, and they absorb flavourings (including ... that in recipes originally made to contain meat, a chicken flavoured soy or wheat gluten might be served instead ...
Pet Food - 2007 Recalls
... of renal failure in pets consuming mostly wet pet foods made with wheat gluten from a single Chinese company, beginning in February 2007 ... of kidney failure, and several other companies who received the contaminated wheat gluten also voluntarily recalled dozens of pet food brands ... indicated by the presence of melamine in wheat gluten in the affected foods ...
Wheat Gluten (food)
... Wheat gluten, also called wheat meat, mock duck, gluten meat, or simply gluten, is a food made from gluten, the main protein of wheat ... It is made by washing wheat flour dough with water until all the starch dissolves, leaving insoluble gluten as an elastic mass which is then cooked before being eaten ... Wheat gluten is an alternative to soybean-based meat substitutes such as tofu ...
Chem Nutra - Recall
... FDA) distributed a recall notice issued by ChemNutra for potentially-contaminated wheat gluten that had been imported from what the FDA alleges is one of its three Chinese suppliers, the Xuzhou ... the general manager of Xuzhou Anying Biologic, denies directly supplying ChemNutra with the wheat gluten, claiming that "We have never exported to the U.S." since ... On April 5, the company recalled all 782 tones of wheat gluten it had imported from Xuzhou Anying Biologic Technology Development ...

Famous quotes containing the words gluten and/or wheat:

    Another success is the post-office, with its educating energy augmented by cheapness and guarded by a certain religious sentiment in mankind; so that the power of a wafer or a drop of wax or gluten to guard a letter, as it flies over sea over land and comes to its address as if a battalion of artillery brought it, I look upon as a fine meter of civilization.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    The miller believes that all the wheat grows so that his mill keeps running.
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749–1832)