Weight Loss Tips & Secrets

Weight Loss Tips & Secrets

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Low Carb Flour

While following a low carb diet, a low carb flour might help you satisfy your carbohydrate cravings, and at the same time help you to lose weight.

The best way to choose low carbohydrate flour is by trial and error to adapt them to your recipes.

Low carbohydrate flour varieties all behave differently depending on their chemical make up.

Since they are not refined and processed as much as white flour, many of them are higher in fiber and have a higher nutrition density.

The most common low carb flour that you will find in your local grocery store will be soy flour, flaxseed flour, coconut flour and almond flour.

Reading the labels on these specialty flours will help you to choose the best flour for your needs.

Buying these specialty flours in small amounts is the best way to go. Many of them have less preservatives and a shorter shelf life than wheat flour.

You can also use a combination of wheat flour with specialty flours to create the perfect balance for your baking needs.

The only flour that can come close to replacing wheat flour is almond flour. It has one of the lowest levels of carbohydrates and has cholesterol lowering qualities.

When baking with specialty flours, the temperatures should be 20 degrees or less, because they brown at lower temperatures than wheat flour.

There are some other things that should be considered with low carb flours.

Many of them have to be sifted before being measured since they are very fine.

Storing them in a refrigerator might be a good idea, especially the full or partial fat varieties.

The most important thing with specialty flours is to read the labels carefully so that you will know how you can adapt them to your recipes.

Low carb foods can help you to produce some weight loss results,but they are not a magical food, make sure to know the reason forusing these products.

Low carb diets are short term weight loss strategies that should be used only if you have mastered the basics and fundamentals of proper nutrition and exercise.

If you want to know how to use a healthy low carb approach, make sure to read the low carb section in this site.

Updated: September 1, 2013 — 6:59 pm

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