Definition of emmer
: an ancient tetraploid wheat (Triticum dicoccum) that has spikelets with two hard red kernels which remain in the glumes after threshing and that has been cultivated especially in southwest Asia, northeast Africa, and Europe
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In another Stockholm collaboration, Robertson visited the storied Valhalla bakery to show them how to use heirloom grains like einkorn and emmer.
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Origin and Etymology of emmer
German, from Old High German amari
First Known Use: circa 1900See Words from the same year
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