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Stocking Your Pantry Baking Essentials - Flours

Different recipes call for different flours. All-Purpose doesn't necessarily mean it works in ALL recipes. Here is an encompassing list of some powerhouses in the pantry. But note, this list is not totally complete. But have these on hand, and you can bake 90% of the baking goodies out there. I've provided extra bullets below for flours that you might want that I didn't include.
Author: Good Dinner Mom


  • All-Purpose Flour
  • Whole-Wheat Flour
  • Cake Flour
  • Almond and/or Coconut Flour
  • Gluten-Free Flour
  • Bread Flour if you bake a lot of bread and even pizza crust
  • Others to consider based on your needs include Self-Rising Flour Buckwheat and Pastry Flour
  • Semolina a staple in making pasta and very occasionally in pizza dough