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#1 Stone

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Posted 03 October 2019 - 03:56 PM

Do folks make their own? Is it less expensive?  Worth it?



#2 memesuze

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Posted 03 October 2019 - 04:27 PM

As I've always feared not getting the right texture and/or gumming it up, I simply buy in bulk the little amount that I might need for a recipe.


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Posted 03 October 2019 - 08:22 PM

I used to make it, like twenty years ago. I had a little mill, kind of like a mouli grater—it worked really well, but was a lot of trouble. Now that almond flour’s readily available everywhere I just buy it.

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Posted 03 October 2019 - 08:35 PM

i buy massive bags of it from costco.

 

then again i am an indifferent baker.


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Posted 04 October 2019 - 08:41 PM

Buy it. Not worth the trouble as beccaboo said.

 

Sometimes I add some ground almonds into the flour if I want texture.



#6 bloviatrix

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Posted 06 October 2019 - 02:38 AM

Buy it. Seriously, there are plenty of things worth making from scratch. Almond flour is not one of them.


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