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Flour Strong Wholemeal Bread Flour essential Waitrose 1.5kg

3.9 out of 5 (7)

5 out of 7 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

life over 1 month *

Suitable for vegetarians

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Price per 100g: 7.3p


Product Description

Waitrose Strong Wholemeal Bread Flour
For bread machines and hand made bread
Our fundamental belief is that few things in life are more important than the food you buy. Good quality is essential.
Love life - source of fibre, Suitable for vegetarians
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Product Information



Essential Waitrose


Store in a cool dry place

Country of Origin

More than one country

Country of Packing

United Kingdom


Waitrose Limited,
RG12 8YA,

Package Type

Bag - Paper

Recycling Information

Bag - Paper - Widely Recycled; Closure - Plastic - Check Local Recycling



Allergy Advice: For allergens see highlighted ingredients

Wholemeal Wheat Flour

Dietary Information

Suitable for Vegetarians

Nutritional Data

Typical ValuesAs Sold Per 100g
Energy kJ1407
Energy kcal333
Fat 2.3g
of which saturates 0.6g
Carbohydrate 59.3g
of which sugars 2.7g
Fibre 9.5g
Protein 14.0g
Salt trace


Customer Reviews

3.9 out of 5

7 customers reviewed this product Average rating 3.9

5 out of 7 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

Rating: 5 star out of 5

Good Flour

I have used this brand of flour in my bread machine for years without any problems. I use two parts white to one part brown. Our bread machine is in constant use and I have already worn out two machines in the last twenty-five years.

Rating: 1 star out of 5

0 of 1 found this review helpful.

Bread does not rise in baking machine

Very poor quality, cannot be used in a baking machine despite stating so on the packet. The loafs do not rise and the bread is ruined. A waste of money - and unfortunately for me I bought several packs of this flour!

Rating: 1 star out of 5

0 of 1 found this review helpful.

No longer strong enough for bread

If, like me, you have suddenly had problems with wholemeal loaves not rising, the reason is apparently the current quality of European flour. I have switched to the Canadian strong wholemeal and can now bake perfect loaves again (albeit for a higher cost).

Rating: 5 star out of 5

Just as good as organic

For years I bought the Waitrose organic wholemeal flour, but decided to try this and it's just as good. I use it for baking wholemeal bread. Nobody can tell the difference.

Rating: 5 star out of 5

1 of 1 found this review helpful.

Does the job

Good value wholemeal flour. I haven't tested any recipes on its own yet, but with a 50/50 mixture with two different white flours it's given perfect results so far in my bread machine.




An easy pizza recipe to keep the children happy or a last-minute dinner, simply choose your favourite toppings to serve.

30 mins

Cranberry and Orange Bread

Cranberry and Orange Bread

When fresh cranberries are season use them in this recipe, if not use the dried. This bread is lovely for breakfast or teatime, the wholemeal flour and sunflower seeds will keep children going during school and cranberries are bursting with goodness. Children can help make the bread dough if you make it by hand.

1 hr 20 mins

Savoury Breakfast Rolls

Savoury Breakfast Rolls

This recipe is based on a very old Sussex recipe known as ‘Hikers' brunch’ or Sussex Sausage Rolls. You can use other fillings to make the rolls really interesting and a surprise to bite into. Good food when you’re on the move, they are useful to take if you have an early start to eat part way through your journey.

50 mins

Honey Bran Muffins

Honey Bran Muffins

A tasty treat for any occassion, try adding dried fruits to make these muffins even more delicious!

30 mins

Toffee Apple Crumble

Toffee Apple Crumble

At Rosh Hashonah, we symbolically welcome a sweet New Year by dipping a piece of apple and challah into honey. This Toffee Apple Crumble is a sweet twist on an old family favourite. Before measuring out golden syrup, dip your spoon into very hot water. This prevents the syrup sticking to the spoon.

45 mins

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