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Gail's White Sourdough 400g

3.1 out of 5 (65)

33 out of 65 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

life 3 days guaranteed (avg. 3)*

£2.89

Price per 100g: 72.3p

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Product Description

GAIL's White Sourdough

This is everything white bread is meant to be. Imagine a time before fluorescent white slices, plastic bags and low fat spreads as you enjoy a thick chunk with a good helping of butter.

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

Categories


Brand

Gails

Storage

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

Prepare & Use

This definitive white loaf will go with just about anything. Toast it, serve it with soup or pâté, or simply wrap two slices around whatever takes your fancy.

Manufacturer

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

Package Type

Loose

Recycling Information

Paper bag recyclable

Nutrition

Allergen Information

May Contain Nut, Contains Gluten, Contains Wheat, Contains Lactose, May Contain Sesame, Contains Milk

Ingredients

Wheat Flour, Sourdough (Wheat Flour, Water), Water, Salt, Malt Flour, Flour Treatment Agent (Ascorbic Acid), Milk.

Dietary Information

Contains Gluten.
Contains Milk.
May Contain Nuts.
May Contain Sesame Seeds.
Free From Artificial Preservatives.

Nutritional Data

Typical Valuesper 100g
Energy925kj
Energy218kcal
Protein6.7g
Carbohydrate46g
of which sugars1g
of which starch45g
Fat0.8g
of which saturates0.1g
of which mono-unsaturates0.1g
of which polyunsaturates0.4g
Fibre1.8g
Sodium0.6g

Reviews

Customer Reviews

3.1 out of 5

65 customers reviewed this product Average rating 3.1

33 out of 65 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

Rating: 2 star out of 5

Lots of holes and arrives moist

I used to love this bread but there seems to be less and less bread and lots more holes. Also, I noticed that when I received it for an evening delivery the bread was a little moist, without the characteristic crust. Ocado immediately refunded but it's disappointing that the quality of this bread seems to be slipping.

Rating: 1 star out of 5

dissapointed

Family look forward to special bread on sat for lunch artisan bread should be ,feel,andsmell fresh.like eating leather.will not order artisan bread again

Rating: 1 star out of 5

Consisted mostly of air holes

Paul Hollywood wouldn't be pleased with this bread and neither were we. It consisted MOSTLY of holes - huge air bubbles - showing the dough was over-proofed. It was very hard to toast - the hole-connecting-bits were too thin and would burn. And impossible to spread something on it - as whatever you wanted to smear on top would fall into the holes.

Rating: 2 star out of 5

Too hard

Like other reviewers I found this way too hard to chew. I had to warm it in the oven for a bit to soften it up.

Rating: 5 star out of 5

Great sourdough

As long as you use this bread quickly it is fantastic. Great taste and lovely as bread or toasted. It doesn't keep for long before going a little hard but otherwise highly recommended.

Recipes

Smoky Panzanella Salad

Smoky Panzanella Salad

Grilled slices of courgette and aubergine in place of cucumber give a beautifully smoky flavour that's great for barbecues.

25 mins

Asparagus Frittata on Crostini

Asparagus Frittata on Crostini

Easy-peasy inspiration for after-work meals and simple entertaining.

40 mins

Pesto Cheese and Ham Toasties

Pesto Cheese and Ham Toasties

This is a great way to make Italian-style toasted sandwiches without the need for a special panini machine. The secret is to get the pan just hot enough, so that by the time the bread has toasted, the middle is melty and delicious. It it's too hot, the bread could burn before the middle is ready, so always keep the heat lower if you are not sure. Pack a punch with Sacla's Fiery Chilli Pesto, or try Sacla' Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto for something extra unctuous.

20 mins

Fried Mozzarella Sandwich

Fried Mozzarella Sandwich

Served hot, this is a truly indulgent snack.

16 mins

 Tagliatelle with Walnuts and Radicchio

Tagliatelle with Walnuts and Radicchio video

This recipe combines wet walnuts, a slightly lesser-known ingredient and one of the great delicacies of autumn, with delicious radicchio in a quick and incredibly simple dish. Celebrated Chef Theo Randall prepares rustic Italian fare with the finest seasonal ingredients in one of London’s best Italian restaurants; Theo Randall at the InterContinental.

35 mins


View all recipes containing Gail's White Sourdough

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