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Decent Rye Bread in the east bay?

If so, where?

Thanks in advance.

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  1. Acme makes a good corn rye. Berkeley Bowl carries some breads from Esther's German Bakery.

    1. i have seen Anna's Daughter's rye at Berkeley bowl but it is not coomon.

      1. Bread workshop on university @ acton - also available at Berkeley Bowl.

              1. re: Robert Lauriston

                But quite authentically Bavarian...buy at Framer's Market and keep in plastic bag in fridge.

            1. Thanks for all the suggestions. If I don't make it down to Berkeley bowl tomorrow (it will be a madhouse, won't it?) I'll either grab an Acme Corn Rye from Piedmont Market or get a light rye from La Farine. Have any of you tried the La Farine rye? - I like their breads in general.

              I should have mentioned I need the loaf sliced for sandwiches.

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              1. re: 10foot5

                I'm not sure Acme makes that any more, it's not on their Web site. They have four other kinds:

                http://www.acmebread.com/bread/rye