Rose's Basic Wheat Bread

This is the bread demonstrated by Patricia LaVanture on February 12, 2023 at the Village Prayer/Bread Seminar and is delicious. We baked the loaves she demonstrated at home and they came out wonderful.


Basic Wheat Bread
Basic Wheat Bread



Dry Ingredients. (Makes 4 Loaves)

6 Cups Whole Wheat Flour

6+ Cups White Flour

3 Cups Old-Fashioned Rolled Oats

2/3 Cup Sugar (or Honey-If honey mix with wet ingredients)

2 Tablespoons Vital Gluten Flour

2 Tablespoons  Salt

2 Tablespoons  Quick/Rapid Rise Yeast

1/4 Cup Flax Seeds (Whole or Ground)

Wet Ingredients

6 Cups Warm Water

2/3 Cup Olive Oil





  1. Mix together Whole Wheat Flour, Old-Fashioned Rolled Oats, Sugar, Vital Gluten Flour, Salt,   and yeast.
  2. In a separate small bowl place flaxseed with a little hot water.  Enough to cover it and mix it together.
  3. Mix wet ingredients together-Water, Olive oil and Honey (if using in place of sugar) add gelled flaxseed to wet ingredients.
  4. Combine wet and dry mixtures. Stir well.
  5. Add 5 Cups of the White Flour this should help the mixture to be thick enough to work with.
  6. Flour counter and pour out batter/dough onto counter. Continue to incorporate flour until dough can be kneaded. 
  7. Knead dough for at least 10 minutes, incorporating as little flour as is necessary. 
  8. Oil a place on the counter and roll dough around on oil. 
  9. Cover dough and let it rest for at least 10 minutes.
  10. Shape dough and place in/on pans for baking.  
  11. Let Rise 30 minutes or until about double in size. 
  12. Pre-heat oven to 350F. 
  13. Bake loaves for 50 minutes.  Less time for buns etc. Internal temp. 190F maybe a little higher.
  14. Let cool completely before slicing at least 1 hour.

Download The Basic Wheat and Focaccia Recipe




Decorated Wheat Bread Loaves
Decorated Wheat Bread Loaves


YouTube Link For Demonstration At Village SDA by Patricia LaVanture




YouTube Link For Dan's First Presentation On Prayer

Handout For Dan's First Presentation: Come Aside ... Rest Awhile

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