Giusto's Organic Cracked Wheat, 25 lb
Cracked wheat is a made from whole raw wheat kernels which are crushed or cut into smaller pieces.
A similar product, bulgur wheat, is also made by cracking wheat kernels. Bulgur, however, is made from wheat kernels which are steamed and toasted before cracking. Cracked wheat, on the other hand, uses whole raw wheat berries.
This family company first began as a small bakery and retail health food business and has grown to a successful, multi-faceted operation with milling, baking, packaging and warehousing facilities.
In 1940 Matthew and Amelia Giusto established the business in San Francisco and have passed down their tradition to their two sons, Fred and Al. The two brothers have made Giusto's a mecca for bakers and chefs across the Western United States.
Over the past 60 years, Giusto's has set the standard for high quality baking ingredients. As Giusto's organic milling and blending operations expanded, the bakery was mainly used to test products to perfect its organic flours. Consequently, the Giusto's name has become synonymous with quality among chefs and bakers and has long been a leading processor and wholesaler of organically grown grains.