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Wheat Berries and No Grinder

What do you do with wheat berries when you don’t have a grinder?

They can be cooked without grinding, by a couple of different methods.  Whole berries can be steamed and then used as a hot cereal.  Steam them in a double boiler, with a ratio of 5 cups wheat to seven of water.  Cook until soft.

A second method is to soak the wheat berries over night and then cook in the morning.  This produces a cereal similar to steaming the berries.  With milk and sugar, this is a good tasting cereal.  It can be eaten plain, but it is pretty bland.…

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