HOME > Chowhound > San Francisco Bay Area >
What's your latest food quest? Get great advice

Lo-Sugar or sugar-free pastries in Marin?

Sarah May 9, 2012 11:10 AM

Hoping to find sugar-free ir lo-sugar, lo-potassium pastries or dessert items in Marin...

  1. c
    Chandavkl May 11, 2012 10:38 PM

    Have you checked your local chain supermarkets? In Los Angeles, Ralphs (Kroger) and Albertson's have a good selection, while Von's (Safeway) has none.

    1. Sarah May 11, 2012 09:47 AM

      The dietitian suggested sugar-free or lo-sugar apple tarts, so I'll concentrate on those. No luck so far.

      2 Replies
      1. re: Sarah
        foodeye May 11, 2012 10:22 AM

        How about this place - limited hours, but their claim is "We use only whole-grain flour, primarily fruit for sweetening...."


        1. re: foodeye
          Euonymous May 11, 2012 06:16 PM

          Even things that are sweetened with fruit have sugar in them, as fruits are full of sugar, not the processed kind, but fructose, which is still a sugar.

      2. f
        foodeye May 11, 2012 09:22 AM

        Not quite sure if they have what you are looking for, but Rustic Bakery has a few locations in Marin.


        1. ambercontegssa May 9, 2012 07:05 PM

          Try Mill Valley Market. They have a small section for baked goods with low carb goods baked in the area.

          Show Hidden Posts