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Flat bread manufacturers

Flour millers


Ingredient suppliers

Researchers & scientists

Designed to provide you with a better understanding of formulation, processing technology, evaluation techniques, and the functionality of
food ingredients in
Middle Eastern flat
bread and flour tortillas.

Course Director:
Dr. Gary Hou
Technical Director
and Asian Foods Specialist

Dr. Hou has extensive experience of working with Middle Eastern flour millers and flat bread manufacturers on developing flat bread protocols and optimizing product quality.


Flat Bread and
ur Tortilla
Technology Course

A hands-on course in learning the processing technology and improving the quality of Middle Eastern flat breads and flour tortillas

Next course: May 10-13, 2016
Portland, Oregon

Please contact Dr. Gary Hou
( for details.

Download full Course brochure for more info.

Download Registration Form and Schedule.

The course fees are $1,250 per person.
Participants cancelling a course 30 days prior to the first day of the course will receive a full refund minus a $50 service fee. If the participant cancels between 30 days prior to one week prior, they will receive a 50% refund. If they drop one week prior
or less, no refund will be given. Someone else
from the same company may be
substituted at any point.

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Manufacture three types of Middle Eastern flat breads (Tandoori, Arabic, and Chapatti) and flour tortillas.

Optimize the process of of flat breads made from different types of flour (whole wheat flour, higher
extraction flour, white flour, and barley flour) and fucntional ingredients.

Evaluate finsihed products attributes of appearance, color, roll-ability, and eating quality.

Understand the effects of flour and functional ingredients in these products.

Portland, Oregon - image ©Bruce Forster

For more information:
1200 N.W. Naito Parkway, Suite 230
Portland, OR 97209-2800
Phone: (503) 295-0823 Fax: (503) 295-2735