Whole-grain rye bread has an impressive amount of dietary fiber, as well as the minerals selenium, manganese, phosphorus, copper, zinc and iron. Rye bread is also rich in B vitamins, such as niacin, riboflavin, thiamin and pantothenic acid. Take a look at the nutrition facts below for two large slices (100 grams) of rye bread.
Choosing healthy bread
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Recently, your Facebook feeds may have been filled with images of sourdough bread as people found their starters from the neighbors and became master bakers. Bread is a delicious comfort food, and, thankfully, also has some health benefits! Let’s delve into nutrition as it relates to sourdough bread.