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Place for organic bulk foods in Silicon Valley?

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Place for organic bulk foods in Silicon Valley?

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girlalex | | Jul 17, 2012 03:53 PM

I've just moved to Mountain View from Austin, and I try to buy my staples from the bulk section as much as possible. I've been to Sprouts, Whole Foods, Nob Hill, and a few other small stores, and the selection of bulk foods has been surprisingly bad. I can understand mustard powder not being available on every street corner, but the WF in Los Altos not even stocking bulk peanuts or bread flour??

I know I got spoiled in Austin, with the gigantic mothership WF being a mile from my house, but still. Can any chowhounds out there give me the inside scoop (haha) on where to find the best bulk selections -- preferably organic -- in Silicon Valley? Or am I doomed to have to go to Berkeley Bowl or Rainbow Grocery for such things?

Thank you!

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