wheat berry

noun

Definition of wheat berry

: an unprocessed whole kernel of wheat

Examples of wheat berry in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Some to try: wheat berries, barley, spelt, quinoa, buckwheat and oats. Justin Ward, ExpressNews.com, "Ask the CIA: Tips for trimming your grocery bill," 14 May 2020 Cook, covered, until wheat berries are cooked but still chewy, 7 to 8 hours on low or 5 to 6 hours on high. Kate Merker And Taylor Murray, Country Living, "Vegetarian Chili with Grains and Beans," 6 Jan. 2020 This slow cooker chili is as filling as its meatier mainstay because of its hearty helping of high-protein wheat berries and kidney beans. Kate Merker And Taylor Murray, Country Living, "Vegetarian Chili with Grains and Beans," 6 Jan. 2020 Dice apples into 1/2 pieces and toss in a bowl with wheat berries and rest of ingredients. Dana Mcmahan, The Courier-Journal, "So how early can you prep for Thanksgiving? This Louisville chef breaks it down by the day," 19 Nov. 2019 Some of them, like Scarr’s, grind wheat berries into new flour every day. New York Times, "Chasing the Perfect Slice, Bread and Salt in Jersey City Looks to Rome," 8 Oct. 2019 For a change of pace, substitute cooked whole grains for the pasta; wheat berries have a really satisfying texture. Justin Ward, ExpressNews.com, "Ideas for better packed school lunches," 4 Sep. 2019 Simmer wheat berries in a large saucepan of salted water until grains are tender and hulls have just started to split open (cook time will vary and can take up to 1 hour). Drain and rinse under cold water, then thoroughly drain again. Jenny Rosenstratch, Bon Appetit, "Wheat Berry Bowl with Merguez and Pomegranate," 19 Mar. 2018 Some of the crops Swanson will be using from Ramona Farms includes tepary beans, ga’ivsa, pinole, pima wheat berries, black-eyed peas and more. Shondiin Silversmith, azcentral, "'Rarest ingredients in the world': Chef works with Native farm for indigenous dinner," 4 July 2019

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1848, in the meaning defined above

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“Wheat berry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wheat%20berry. Accessed 26 Sep. 2020.

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