Durum Wheat Details

Durum-Iraq is a durum wheat. It is a landrace from Iraq. It is a spring type and has long black awns and pale yellow seed color. It grows well in the Sacramento Valley and offers the possibility of a supply for whole wheat pasta makers as well as bakers who know how to make pleasing whole durum wheat breads, pizza, rotis and Mediterranean flat breads. The whole wheat dough does not darken on standing.