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Gail's Walnut Rye Sourdough 400g

3.1 out of 5 (74)

35 out of 74 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

life 3 days guaranteed (avg. 3)*

Suitable for vegetarians


Price per 100g: 82.5p


Product Description

GAIL's Walnut Rye Sourdough

There are nuts, and then there are walnuts. Rich, creamy and delicious, they're a luxurious complement to this earthy rye bread, which boasts a characterful cracked crust and a soft, almost pink, interior.
Beautiful to behold, exceptional to eat!

About GAIL's
GAIL's believes in the art of honest breadmaking. We start with just four simple ingredients: flour, water, salt and yeast, and we never add artificial colours or flavours. Instead, we seek out the best ingredients from where they're best, whether it's hand-peeled Bramley apples from Britain, single source unsalted butter from France, or plump juicy olives from Mediterranean groves. All our loaves are made by hand too, so we never need to add the stabilisers and preservatives that are an unavoidable fact of industrialised bread.

Our selection of classic and globally-inspired artisanal breads includes a range of sourdoughs made from 15-year old wild yeast starters. Allowed to rise slowly and naturally, these loaves take 48 hours to make and possess a mature taste and character that a mechanically processed loaf couldn't hope to match.

Product Information





Ideally, store in your Gail's paper bag. You can freeze the bread but never refrigerate.


A touch of sweetness will make the most of this loaf, so add a ripe fig or two to a mound of oozing gorgonzola dolce, or simply enjoy toasted with jam and a cup of frothy coffee.
Its subtle nutty flavour is excellent alongside game, or topped with a slice or two of black forest ham.

Country of Origin



Gail's Bakery
Unit 12, Garrick Road Industrial Estate
London NW9 6AQ.

Package Type



Allergen Information

Allergens can be found in the ingredients list

May Contain Sesame, Contains Milk, May Contain Soy/Soya


Allergy Advice: For allergens see highlighted ingredients

Rye Flour, Water, Wheat Flour, Walnut (10%), Salt, Flour Treatment Agent (Ascrobic Acid), Milk.

Dietary Information

May Contain Sesame, Contains Milk, May Contain Soy/Soya


Customer Reviews

3.1 out of 5

74 customers reviewed this product Average rating 3.1

35 out of 74 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

Rating: 5 star out of 5


beautiful bread with thick crunchy crust

Rating: 2 star out of 5

couldn't slice, had to saw.

I bought this as I love Rye and Sourdough and this was the first one I have seen on the market that combined the two ingredients. So over baked that this loaf tasted a little of marmite, very nice walnut pieces, quite dense. I wouldn't buy this particular loaf again as it wasn't best Gail's loaf I've bought. Too tough to cut and by day two I had to half hack it and tear it and make (expensive!) croutons. The crust is ridiculously hard!

Rating: 2 star out of 5


I was looking forward to this as I love Rye bread and with sourdough should be nice and chewy. Unfortunately due to being overcooked it was bricklike and difficult to saw into.

Rating: 3 star out of 5

Possibly an acquired taste...

Small loaf and very dense, was harder than I expected. Does have a nice flavour but overall was a bit too dense and wasnt popular in our house.

Rating: 5 star out of 5

Very Tasty

This bread is not cheap but it is definitely worth the money.


Ultimate Salt Beef Sandwich

Ultimate Salt Beef Sandwich

Thick salt beef on tangy sourdough rye bread with the traditional trimmings.

5 mins

Toasted Open Sandwich with Goat's Cheese and Oven-roasted Tomatoes

Toasted Open Sandwich with Goat's Cheese and Oven-roasted Tomatoes

These walnut bread sandwiches, topped with roasted tomatoes and goat's cheese, make a great snack.

40 mins

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