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GOOD gluten-free hamburger buns. Any in Hollywood?

foodforus Jun 17, 2010 12:06 PM

I love burgers for the summer; salmon, turkey, veggie, grilled portobello. I eat them mostly with brown rice, on top of kale or wrapped in lettuce. Sometimes you just gotta have a bun. But its gotta be gluten-free and frankly, what is available in stores is really lacking. And I am not going to turn the oven on. Thanks!

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    darrelll RE: foodforus Jun 17, 2010 01:41 PM

    MAYBE at Locali at Franklin and Canyon Dr. Frozen, not fresh if they have them. It's sorta a Veggie mini market deli

    1. Emme RE: foodforus Jun 17, 2010 10:58 PM

      The Sensitive Baker in Culver City

      The Sensitive Baker
      Culver City, CA, Culver City, CA

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        foodforus RE: Emme Jun 18, 2010 06:46 AM

        Thanks I know about them. They are in Culver City, thats why I specifically stated Hollywood - but thanks anyway they are great, but a drive.

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          Emme RE: foodforus Jun 18, 2010 09:50 PM

          sorry... i knew you said hollywood, but that's the first place and closest that came to mind.

          you might try Ener-G brand at Whole Foods, or if you would consider ordering online, try The Grainless Baker http://www.thegrainlessbaker.com

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            foodforus RE: Emme Jun 19, 2010 08:53 AM

            Thanks - Ener-G, I've seen a lot of their products, no buns so far. If I do find I'll post and let you know! Thanks!

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              joe_is_hungry RE: foodforus Jun 22, 2010 12:16 PM

              Haven't tried them, but Amazon sells Ener-g hot dog & hamburger buns in bulk. Amazon's gluten-free selection in general is pretty great. Good luck!


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        Clyde RE: foodforus Jun 21, 2010 11:29 AM

        i saw some the other day at the whole foods at third and fairfax in the frozen isle. i cannot attest to them but had just read this post so thought i'd share.

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          nanchris RE: foodforus Jun 22, 2010 04:09 AM

          I'll second the vote for The Sensitive Baker in L.A. — their buns are fantastic. Whole Foods also carries their own brand — The Gluten-Free Bakehouse, these are very good as well. Great flavor and texture.

          The Sensitive Baker
          Culver City, CA, Culver City, CA

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            foodforus RE: nanchris Jun 22, 2010 10:37 AM

            Thanks all. So far at TJs, Whole Foods no buns. I might try the english muffins that I saw at WF, that seems to be the closest for an occasional bun hankering.

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            rose Abdoo RE: foodforus Jun 23, 2010 04:50 PM

            You can get Ener-G hamburger buns at "Full O' Life" grocery store on Magnolia in Burbank. They are excellent toasted. They have wide selection of gluten free bread and rolls!

            1. Kitchen Queen RE: foodforus Jun 28, 2010 10:42 PM

              I was at Sprouts Market in Thousand Oaks today and saw both GF hamburger buns and hot dog buns. - found under "specialty breads". The Culver City Sprouts opened this week. Check it out! They may have an opening discount...

              Sprouts Farmers Market
              5660 S Sepulveda Blvd, Culver City, CA 90230

              1. maxzook RE: foodforus Jul 4, 2011 02:30 AM

                There's a big new gluten-free market on Magnolia Blvd. in Burbank ... probably worth a try:

                Pam MacD’s Gluten Free Market
                3516 Magnolia Boulevard
                Burbank, CA 91505
                (818) 935-5030 / (888) 664-5886

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