Sourdough Bread

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Buying Tips

Buy sourdough bread in the bakery or bread section of most health food and grocery stores. Choose the whole-grain variety whenever possible.


Sourdough bread is available in rolls and loaves of various shapes and sizes. It’s traditionally made from white bread, but whole-wheat and rye versions are available.

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